Connecting to Collections: Historic Automobiles & Historic Sites

Recorded On: 06/04/2020

Many historic sites have at least one vehicle at their museum. This session will focus on caring for historic automobiles in the collection, how to properly care for them, and how to prepare them for display and public exhibit. It will also include how to contextualize their interpretation at historic sites, providing a unique connection with visitors while interpreting the incredible history of the automobile on the global landscape and built environment. This discussion is being hosted by Historic Houses and Sites Network and is open to all #AAMvirtual attendees.

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Connecting to collections: Historic Automobile & Historic sites
06/04/2020 at 12:15 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
06/04/2020 at 12:15 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes Many historic sites have at least one vehicle at their museum. This session will focus on caring for historic automobiles in the collection, how to properly care for them, and how to prepare them for display and public exhibit. It will also include how to contextualize their interpretation at historic sites, providing a unique connection with visitors while interpreting the incredible history of the automobile on the global landscape and built environment. This discussion is being hosted by Historic Houses and Sites Network and is open to all #AAMvirtual attendees.