Category Archives: Preservation

Protect the Propeller Success!!!

A big thank you to all of you who helped us reach our goal and exceed it! We raised $8,043 to support the conservation of the 1912 Wright Brothers Bent End Propeller. The propeller will be delivered back to Wright … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday 2017: Discover Your Story Campaign

The Discover Your Story Campaign was recently launched to raise funds to move Special Collections & Archives into a larger facility with more space and a climate controlled environment to protect and preserve our world-renowned collections for future generations. Today … Continue reading

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Wright 1912 Bent End Propeller Receiving Conservation Treatment

It was an exciting day in the Archives as we welcomed Stefan Dedecek, Conservator of Paintings, Murals and Polychrome Surfaces from McKay Lodge Conservation Laboratory in Oberlin, Ohio.  Stefan arrived to work on one of the treasures seen by many … Continue reading

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