Webinar: Disaster Response and Recovery

Speaker Kathleen Craughwell-Varda
Kathleen Craughwell-Varda is a museum curator/consultant with more than twenty-five years of experience in the field. She provides services to museums, historical societies and private collectors, including collection surveys; exhibition research, planning and development; researching and writing interpretive materials, including historic house interpretations, furnishing plans, orientation gallery exhibitions, and visitor ...

Kathleen Craughwell-Varda is a museum curator/consultant with more than twenty-five years of experience in the field. She provides services to museums, historical societies and private collectors, including collection surveys; exhibition research, planning and development; researching and writing interpretive materials, including historic house interpretations, furnishing plans, orientation gallery exhibitions, and visitor tours; she also provides staff and volunteer training; and lectures on care for collections, women's history, costume and textile history.

Full Description

This webinar will review salvage priorities and recovery -- what clients can do on their own and when to call in the experts -- followed by mitigation and planning purposes. Understand how to recover effectively from a disaster while continuing to provide service to your community. Materials covered include books and papers, photographs, digital collections, and art objects.

To register for individual viewing on your own computer, please visit http://www.c2cnys.org/series-1-protecting-cultural-collections.html.


This webinar is part of the Connecting to New York's Collections program, funded by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

When?

Tue, Aug. 6, 2013
10 a.m. - noon US/Eastern

Where?

Online
57 E. 11th Street
New York, NY 10003
United States