Windsor Historical Society Program:  Collections Care:  Home Furnishings

 

DONíT store your grandmotherís wedding dress in the cedar chest!  DONíT place your sterling silver in plastic food wrap to keep it from tarnishing.  DONíT store your books in the basement or tape photographs into your photo album.  Why not?  Join museum consultant Elizabeth Pratt Fox  on Tuesday, July 19 at 7:30 for a workshop focusing on practical aspects of storing, cleaning, and caring for family heirlooms such as glass, ceramics, metal objects furniture, photos, framed prints and maps.  Participants will learn about up-to-date objects conservation and care methods and will be given a list of object cleaning and storage products and where they may be purchased.  The cost for the program is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students, and $2 for Windsor Historical Society members.   

 

 

 

 

 

96 Palisado Avenue        Windsor, Connecticut 06095

Phone: (860- 688-3813)         Fax:  (860) 687-1633        E-mail: info@windsorhistoricalsociety.org    

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