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  9th Annual Fire Museum Seminar
  Dallas, Texas • August 23-25, 1997

  
Preliminary Schedule for the 1997 Fire Museum Seminar
Saturday - August 23RD Sunday - August 24th MOnday - August 25th
09:00-10:30 MUSEUM PRESENTATIONS
Three Museum facility tours, with slides. A discussion of the best exhibit, or most interesting, relative to design development and resource allocation.
10:00-12:00 VISIT TO SIXTH FLOOR MUSEUM 08:00-09:00 FMN BOARD MEETING to discuss and prepare for 1998 seminar
10:30-11:00 WELCOME
by Capt. Stewart Grant, Dallas Fire Department and President of the Dallas Fire Museum. WELCOME
by Jim Wichman, Chairman of Fire Museum Network
12:00-12:30 LUNCH 09:00-09:30 MUSEUM NETWORK ITEMS FOR SALE Firefighter Bob Whitman
11:00-12:00 REPORT FROM BOARD AND COMMITTEES 12:30-13:30 HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
History of Seagrave Co., Matt Lee
09:30-10:00 NEWSLETTER PRESENTATION
Firefighter Tom McDonald. Format discussion
12:00-13:00 LUNCH on your own 13:30-15:00 RESTORATION OF SMALL ARTIFACTS Ken Soderbeck talks about what should be restored?, How far do you go?, Preparations and Research, Common Mistakes 10:00-11:00 CATALOG SYSTEM FOR MUSEUM ARTIFACTS
Computer presentation by Firefighter Bob Whitman
13:00-13:30 OPEN SEMINAR - FOCUS 15:00-17:00 VISIT TO THE DALLAS MUSEUM 11:00-11:30 CLOSING REMARKS
Jim Wichman, Chairman
13:30-14:30 COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE
Gary Witt SUBJECT - FIRE MUSEUM NETWORK INTERNET WEBSITE
19:30 MEMBERSHIP MEETING-OPEN FORUM,
everyone invited
11:30- EXHIBIT HALL VISITATION
14:30-14:45 BREAK . .
14:45-15:30 ORAL HISTORY PRESENTATION
David Lewis SUBJECT - CHIEF WILLIAM MCCROSSEN
15:30-15:45 BREAK
15:45-16:30 PRESERVATION OF ARTIFACTS
16:30-17:00 SPAAMFAA
Charles Harrington Present history, mission, and value to museum and community
18:30- DINNER - FIREHOUSE BARBEQUE
Managed by IFBA of Dallas. Contact Mr. Darrel Scott

SPONSORED by Dallas Fire Museum President, Capt. Stewart Grant, Dallas Fire Department
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