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1st mosman 1908 scout group

 

Project

Preservation Needs Assessment

Client

1st Mosman 1908 Scout Group

Services

Collections Management

Description

The 1st Mosman 1908 Scout Group collection comprises a wide array of items, including photographs, paintings, paper based item, trophies and awards, log and minute books, preserved specimens and scouting equipment/materials. Funded by a National Library of Australia grant, 1st Mosman commissioned ICS to undertake a Preservation Needs Assessment of the collection. 

Outcomes

  • Collection condition assessment
  • Display and storage assessment
  • Identification of colleciton management requirements
  • Identification of preservation and conservation requirements

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

         
1st Mosman Scouts display cabinet 
 

Display cabinet containing items from the 1st Mosman collection

1st Mosman Scouts photographs 

1st Mosman photographic collection 

1st Mosman Scouts The Barn 

"The Barn", 1st Mosman's headquarters