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Cataloguing Seattle Post-Intelligencer photo archive at MOHAI's Sophie Frye Bass Library © 2014
2013 Heritage Collections Care recipient
4Culture understands that care of collections is a fundamental function for any organization holding materials in the public trust. This annual funding 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, and archival records pertaining to the heritage of King County.
Heritage Collections Care 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 2014, 21 out of 25 proposals received a total of $83,370 in awards ranging from $1,355 to $8,053.
To access information about this year's best practices workshop on Accessioning and Deacessioning, click the Help tab below. 2015 Heritage Collections Care’s guidelines and application will be available April 29th.
4Culture supports this program with revenue derived from an investment of Lodging Tax funds.