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Our latest enewsletter features: information on our upcoming Open House and a link to RSVP our latest Treatment FOCUS upcoming IMLS grant opportunities updates from the Documentary Heritage and Preservation Services for New York Program information on upcoming programming
Earlier this year, the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum in St. Augustine, Florida, contacted CCAHA with a project in preparation for the interactive exhibition “Tales from the Collection,” which opened in summer 2018. The centerpiece of the exhibition is Jack Nicklaus , a silkscreen portrait of the...
We are sad to report the passing of longtime CCAHA Board member Gregory Harvey, a prominent Philadelphia attorney and supporter of arts and culture. Gregory generously shared his time, expertise, and strategic vision with CCAHA for over 25 years, serving in various Board capacities. He was a great...
Our latest enewsletter features: highlights from our new website an article on our treatment of an 1803 book of fife music our midyear appeal information on a course taught by a CCAHA staff member at the Barnes Foundation updates from the Regional Heritage Stewardship Program updates from the...
The National Museum of the United States Army is slated to open its doors in early 2020. A collaboration between the U.S. Army and the nonprofit Army Historical Foundation, the newly-designed Museum building under construction at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, will showcase objects that tell the story of...
Several waves of German-speaking immigrants settled in Pennsylvania in the 19th century. This included the Martins, founders of C.F. Martin & Co., a world-renowned company that has made instruments in the Nazareth area of eastern Pennsylvania for almost 200 years. One of the members of the Martin...
At CCAHA, we often find that the stories behind the objects we treat are as interesting as the objects themselves. Such was the case with a recent treatment from the Suffolk County Historical Society of Long Island, New York. The Historical Society had a scrapbook of documents that was referred to...
At CCAHA, we’ve noticed a trend. We’re fielding an increasing number of requests for housing-only projects—clients are bringing us their stable objects and asking that we make sure they’re framed or stored in boxes that are up to the highest housing standards. There are many reasons for this uptick,...