• Part of a roofline shows from one building. Trees with fall color leaves on them fill most of the photo. A lamp-post is near center of the photo.

    Harpers Ferry Center

Conservation Treatments

Fort Sumter flag undergoes treatment at the Textile Laboratory

Treatments fall into broad categories such as stabilization, cleaning, compensation for loss, and restoration. The documentation and materials analysis that are a part of the treatment process often provide information important to the interpretation of an object.

View a Sample Treatment: Fort Stanwix Orderly Book

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