Visitors' Book Conservation Project


Visitors' Book Conservation Project


Items in the Conservation Project Collection document the campaign and the conclusion of this important conservation project.

Collection Items

This page was used to promote the project and solicit donations.

Pennsylvania's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts Press Release
This CCHS press release shared Passmore Williamson's story and publicized the campaign to conserve his book.

Pre-conservation Images
Images of the Visitors' Book prior to treatment

Chester County Bar Foundation Donation
Rob Lukens, Ph. D., Chester County Historical Society President, accepts the Bar Foundation donation next to a Passmore Williamson display in the Chester County Historical Society Library. Coverage of this large donation supporting the Passmore…
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