Posts tagged ‘disaster planning’

A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words…and $100,000

June 20, 2017 at 1:58 pm

No one would call Abe Lincoln “pretty as a picture”, but that didn’t stop photographers of the time from taking plenty of ‘snapshots” of the great American President.... (more)

Art & Artifact Preservation Facts

May 30, 2017 at 1:35 pm

American museums, libraries, archives, historical societies, and scientific research organizations are visited 2.5 billion times a year. 1) More than 4.8 Billion Artifacts are held in public trust... (more)

Understanding how to insure fine art.

July 24, 2014 at 8:07 pm

A question was asked recently in a LinkedIn group: “Should all art be insured or just some art?” Well, you all must know what comes next… It Depends.... (more)

Building a collection on your own? Consider this…

October 1, 2012 at 11:25 am

Whether you are collecting jewelry, vintage cars, wine or artwork, the transition into a serious collector involves knowledge, relationships, record keeping and preservation. Can you fill all of... (more)

Estate Art Planning

February 25, 2012 at 4:41 pm

Disaster Planning and Monetary Archival Appraisals; An Overview

January 25, 2010 at 12:07 pm

In light of the extensive losses incurred by natural and manmade events, it is imperative that archivists and others charged with the safety of our archive collections be... (more)