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Civil War Lecture: It’s Science!

November 4, 2017 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The gun carriage of the USS <em>Monitor</em>

Civil War Lecture: It’s Science!

Presented by Elsa Sangouard and Kate Sullivan, Conservators, USS Monitor Project

Are you familiar with the acronyms XRF, FTIR or SEM? Would you like to know why conservators rely on science to guide their treatment choices? During this lecture you’ll learn about the many ways conservators use analytical tools and scientific methods to answer specific questions about artifacts, ultimately enabling their preservation for future generations.

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Date:
November 4, 2017
Time:
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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