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Meredith Sweeney

Objects Conservator

Master of Science in Professional Conservation from Cardiff University
Bachelor of Science in Conservation of Objects in Museums and Archaeology from Cardiff University
 

Role in Museum: 

Responsible for the conservation, storage, and exhibition preparation of objects within the collection. Conducts surveys, documentation, and material analysis. Coordinates treatment and consults on mounting, lighting, and environmental conditions for objects being loaned to other institutions.

Projects: 
  • Gunboat ‘Philadelphia’
  • Batteries in Historic Collections working group
     
Professional Affiliations: 
  • American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
  • Washington Conservation Guild