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  • June 23, 2014 CENTimental Journey

    By: Graham Iddon


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    With all the blogging we’ve been doing for Voices from the Engraver, you’d think we had nothing else on our exhibition plate. We do, actually, and it’s called CENTimental Journey. This temporary exhibition, hosted at the Canadian Museum of History, walks you through more than 150 years of the Canadian 1 cent piece.
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  • June 16, 2014 Museum Reconstruction - Part 2

    By: Graham Iddon


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    We are coming up on a year since we closed the doors on the physical museum. During that year, we’ve worked very hard to make sure everybody knows that we are still a functioning museum and one that will be opening its doors again in a few years on a beautiful new space, with an expanded mission and mandate.
    Content Type(s): Blog Subject(s): Planning
  • June 6, 2014 Becoming a Collector III

    By: Graham Iddon


    Money has a hard life and can get seriously deteriorated
    For you as the steward of your collection, your aim is to preserve the items as best as you can by protecting them from further deterioration. The pros call this preservation.
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