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Virginia Conservation Association

The Virginia Conservation Association (VCA) promotes the care and preservation of cultural materials. The VCA offers education and training for those involved in conservation and provides a forum for discussion of pertinent issues and new developments in the field.

VCA Meeting: Wednesday, March 28, 5:30 - 7:30PM, Surry County Historical Society and Museums, 281 Bank Street, Surry, Virginia 23883

Restoration of the Deckhouse from the Captain John Smith Ferry

VCA March Meeting

Please join the VCA and the Surry Historical Society for a presentation focusing on the restoration of the original Deckhouse from the Captain John Smith Ferry given by the Project Architect William (Bill) A. Fox


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2017-2018 Virginia Conservation Association Schedule

Date Location Topic Presenter(s)
September 7 Varina Library Town Hall: Civil War Monuments VCA and VAM
September 21 DeWitt Wallace Gallery, CWF Printed Fashions: Textiles for Clothing and Home Gretchen Guidess
November 15 American Revolution Museum, Yorktown Conserving the Caldwell Collection Jane Hohensee, Melba Myers--
January 31 Cabell Library, Richmond Delamination Project at CWF Pam Young, Sophie Barbisan
February 15 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 10AM Issues Concerning Confederate Monuments Jane Klinger, Claudia Walpole, Kate Ridgway
March 28 Surry County Historical Society Restoration of the Cpt. John Smith Deckhouse Maeve Bristow, Ben Bristow

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