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Jul 27 2017

Attaching a show-stopping show cover: Minimally invasive upholstery in the Conservation Lab

Jul 27, 2017

Historic New England’s Thomas Wightman couch, which we reported on earlier here and here, is finally completed and ready for photography. What is minimally invasive upholstery?...

Jul 21 2017

Glass-plate negatives preserve work of early female photographer

Jul 21, 2017

Historic New England’s collection services team works with interns to help preserve, catalogue, and digitize our archival and object collections. Below, intern Gracey Hellstrom shares what her work...

Jul 13 2017

Capturing stories of modern Roxbury: Beryl Harris

Jul 13, 2017

This summer, Helina Dawit Yohannes, an incoming senior at Suffolk University, is working with Urban Edge and Historic New England to compile an archive of the personal stories...

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