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At CCAHA we believe every object has a story, and helping tell those stories is one of the best parts of our job. That's why for years we have opened our Philadelphia lab for an annual Open House, inviting you to get an up-close look at the work we do.
We're happy to welcome Lydia Aikenhead for a yearlong Kress Fellowship in Book Conservation! Lydia graduated in 2019 from NYU as a Mellon Fellow in Library & Archive Conservation.
In this new video series, CCAHA staff demonstrate the processes used to create different kinds of works on paper and discuss what conservators do to treat them. Our second installment features relief prints.
CCAHA is excited to announce a free series designed for volunteers who work directly with collections or in collections-focused roles, as well as organizations that run collections-centered volunteer programs. Whether you are a small museum or library/archive looking to relaunch your volunteer...
In 2019, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) issued its Electronic Records Management Initiative (NARA M-19-21), requiring federal agencies to manage and submit all records to NARA electronically starting in 2023.