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  PAST Fire Museum Seminars
 
  13th Annual Fire Museum Seminar
  New Orleans, Louisiana • August 24-26, 2001
  
Preliminary Schedule for the 2001 Fire Museum Seminar
Friday - August 24th Saturday - August 25th Sunday - August 26th
AM Arrive in New Orleans... 8:30 am Announcements and new business 8:30 am Announcements and new business
12:30 Opening remarks and Welcome by the Fire Museum Network Chairman, Doug Klink, and our 2001 Fire Museum Seminar Program Chair, Bob Whitman
9:00 am "City of New Orleans Fire History Beginning to 1920"
Bob Whitman
9:00 am "Heat: An Evening with... Programs and Interviews" - Geoff Giglierano, Director of the New York City Fire Museum
1:15 pm Board the bus for an afternoon tour of museums.
9:30 am "City of New Orleans Fire History 1920 Until..."
Chief Emeritus Bill J. McCrossen, N.O.F.D.
10:00 am Break
2:00 pm Visit to the Jackson Barracks Military Museum - Capt. Walker will be our guide as we tour the exhibits and talk about “Developing a Museum” 10:00 am "Paper Conservation"
Phyllis Hudson, Phyllis Hudson, Ltd.
10:15 am “History of Fire Hydrants“
Thomas Ingalsbe, Sales Representative for the Kennedy Valve Co. and fire hydrant collector
3:30 pm Visit to the New Orleans Fire Department Museum
Michael Williams and Bob Whitman will be our hosts as we tour the museum
10:40 am "Art Conservation"
Shamil Salah, Hudson+Salah, Ltd.
11:00 am Fire Museum Network Membership Meeting
5:00 pm Visit to the Louisiana State Fire Museum - with Terry Thibodaux 11:20 am "Textile Conservation"
Bryce Reveley, Textile Conservation.
noon Presentation of the Fred W. Conway Award
6:30 pm Cajun Dinner
Sponsored by the David Crockett Volunteer Fire Department
noon Lunch on your own. 6:00 pm - Adjourn for 2001
See you in Kansas City, MO in 2002
9:00 pm Board bus and return to the hotel 2:00 pm "Making Displays Using Plastic & Etc."
Sam Rykels, Division Director Interpretive Services, Louisiana State Museums
 
  2:50 pm Break
3:00 pm "Displaying Artifacts"
Greg Lambousy, Curator of Exhibits, Louisiana State Museums
3:50 pm Break
4:00 pm "Displaying Art and Photographs"
Patrick Burns, Associate Curator of Exhibits, Louisiana State Museums
5:00 pm Adjourn for the day
6:00 pm - midnight? Informal round table discussion in the “Iberville Room” at the host Hotel Monteleone. Bring a short (5-10 minute max!) video tape of your museum, a TV/VCR will be available.