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Richard Hugo House, Zine Archive and Publishing Project
© 2011 Rebecca Brinson
2011 Heritage Collections Care recipient
4Culture understands that Collections Care is a fundamental function for any organization holding materials in the public trust. This annual program provides support for projects that promote and encourage professional standards and practices in the collection, preservation, assessment and perpetual care of historic and cultural materials, artifacts, records and information pertaining to the heritage of King County.
It supports projects throughout King County, recognizing strategic planning as a foundation for effective collections stewardship; and promotes collections care as a high priority within institutional missions.
In 2012, 19 out of 27 proposals received a total of $52,500 in awards ranging from $1,030 to $4,461.
4Culture supports this program with interest income derived from an investment of Lodging Tax funds.