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Members Opening - Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

Members Opening - Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage
Jan 28 2018 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Members Opening - Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

Event Details

This is a MEMBERS only preview event. Members are invited to get a first look at Discovery and Recover: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage. Anna Fridley will talk about her work as a Conservator on the Iraqi Jewish Archives project from 2012 to 2014 at 2PM. She will tell her personal story of how she came to apply for and work on the project and stories of particularly memorable treatments.


Program of Events

10:00AM Exhibition open to members
2:00PM Anna Fridley will begin a talk about her involvement on the Iraqi Jewish Archives. More details here
3:00 - 5:00PM Refreshments and entertainment will be provided

Please RSVP below if you are planning on attending the 2PM talk and reception. Guest passes will not be accepted, as this is a members only opening event. If you have any questions concerning attendance, please contact Rachel Katz, Membership and Visitor Services Director, at rkatz@thebreman.org or at 678-222-3758

This exhibition was created by the National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC, with generous support from the U.S. Department of State.

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