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Articles with keyword "Preservation"

Man and woman on a motorcycle, Kansas, circa 1915.

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Homegrown History

A retired UPS man takes on a county's archives.

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Putting an Old House to a New Use

West Virginia's council saves a landmark and finds a new home.

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Prague

Conservators race to rescue rare manuscripts damaged by floods.

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Preparing for the Worst

An emergency guide helps save historical collections from the elements.

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The Word Museum

Wander through the labyrinth of two brothers' eclectic collections.

The floral wallpaper is a reproduction of the first layer of wallpaper discovere

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Wallflower

The history of the The Lower East Side Tenement Museum is revealed.

Saburo Shindo

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Nebraska by way of Hiroshima

Perched atop an English saddle and sporting leather riding boots in this 1913 pose, Saburo Shindo literally sits astride the cultural diversity that marked his life as a Hiroshima-born Nebraskan resta

Sarah Bernhardt in <em>Le Baiser</em>

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Le Baiser

Felix Nadar’s gelatin silver print on paper of Sarah Bernhardt in Le Baiser is among the holdings of the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.

Yarrow Mamout

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Third Time's the Charm

When Charles Willson Peale painted former enslaved African American and Georgetown resident Yarrow Mamout in 1819, he was interested in his storied longevity.

Grant Opportunity – Preservation and Access Research and Development

Below is a grant opportunity from our colleagues in the NEH's Division of Preservation and Access that should be of great interest to the digital humanities community.