Helen Chandler replied to the topic How to catalog a country store with thousands of items? in the forum C2C Community Archives – 2012 through 2014 2 years ago
Thank you, Ron. The collection IS covered by insurance. We are considering photographing closeups of each shelf plus each section of shelves or cabinets. Please send the paper on ‘Production Line Cataloging”–it’s what we will be doing! firstname.lastname@example.org.
Helen Chandler started the topic How to catalog a country store with thousands of items? in the forum How to catalog a country store with thousands of items? 2 years ago
Good morning collectors!
Middlesex Co. Museum has had a country store on loan for about 30 years and it has recently been gifted to us. This covers 3 walls floor to ceiling, multiple wood and glass cases filled with every kind of item–a 1920-30s Walmart. Some of the larger objects were listed with dimensions by the owner. A few have number…[Read more]
We are a small museum, The entry way, office area, genealogical research are on a part that is carpeted. The balance of the flooring is fake wood that has shrunk about an eighth of an inch at each end. I do not know if this flooring is underneath the carpet.
I know the flooring has been mopped, the carpet just vacuumed. The carpet has not been…[Read more]