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Legal Claims, Expert Consultant for Mold Infestation

I write mostly about how to avoid damage from natural disasters and accidents on collectibles, photos, documents, intellectual property, memorabilia etc. I talk about protecting and saving the original valuable items, making copies as part of a back up plan… … Continue reading

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Fire Damage

Ins. Company: AIG- Chartis Insurance Client: Mr. & Mrs. McCorkell Cause of Damage: 2 Fires 1st in 2008 2nd 2009 Number of Items: 17 sculptures 3 other ptgs and prints. Conservation Treatment: Cleaned, painted and waxed sculptures. Square up paper, … Continue reading

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Museum Curator Says Throw Family History and Heirlooms Out? An Insurance Liability?

Ellen Lupton, the curator of contemporary design at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and the director of the master’s program in graphic design at the Maryland Institute College of Art recently posted a well written and humorous article in the … Continue reading

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