Tag Archives: Donation

Find it Friday! – Week 35.

Again, I must apologise as I have not wrote a blog for a while as I have been very, very busy. With numerous museums visits and various projects currently on the go, I hope to do a couple of catchup blogs in … Continue reading

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Find it Friday! – Week 9.

As you may or may not know, tomorrow is MCM Manchester Comic-Con, and for this I am very excited. I once made a pilgrimage to Belgium to visit The Hergé Museum and The Belgian Comic Strip Center because, well, I love comics. So in … Continue reading

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Exhibitions, donations and lessons learnt.

The past few Monday I have spent at Stockport’s Hat Works; a museum dedicated to the hatting industry, hats and headwear. The temporary exhibition space is currently on turn over. ‘Redesigning Fashion’ is being taken down and the new temporary exhibition … Continue reading

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A surprisingly large donation!

When a new donation is offered to a museum it is always an interesting and exciting time. In a previous post, which you can read HERE, I outlined the procedure that allows for us to identify if a donation is … Continue reading

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Interesting objects all round….

Accepting new acquisitions in to the collection is always interesting and often exciting. People donating their items to a museum is what keeps a collection growing as funds are usually quite limited. However, we don’t accept everything that is offered … Continue reading

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Disposals and Donations, Hellos and Goodbyes.

Week 1 here at Curatorial Services and Projects has been busy and fun. The first couple of days were taken over by the presently on-going task that is refurbishing the Air Raid Shelters. The Air Raid Shelters opened to civilians … Continue reading

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