Preservation

This collection of URLs is maintained in an effort to make information available to the textile community.

If you would like to have a site listed, please send email to: Rosemary Brock


"Collecting Contemporary Navajo Weavings" by Michael Webb
From the Collector's Guide, information on collecting current Navajo weavings.

Conservation of Navajo Textiles
From the WAAC site, information on preserving these textiles.

Conservation of Textile Items
From the University of Nebraska Extension site, information on preserving textiles.

How Do I Store Antique Textiles at Home?
This article from the Smithsonian, talks about how to care for your old textiles.

Mounts for Oversized Flat Textiles: Paper Honeycomb vs. HDPE
From the WAAC site, information on how to mount textiles.

Museum Pest Identification
Insects Limted's page introduces their "dirty dozen" of textile pests.

Museum Pests
Colorado State's Integrated Pest Management's paper on Museum pests.

Storing Antique Textiles
This paper, from the Smithsonian Institue site, details directions on the care of antique textiles.

"Textiles as Art" by Mary Hunt Kahlenberg
From the Collector's Guide, information on collecting, preserving, and showing textiles.

Treasured Textiles
The Royal BC Museum includes information on how to care for your textiles.


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