(315) 685-8534 — Skaneateles, New York

Emergency Response:

National Heritage Responders (NHR) Emergency Help Line 

Individuals, if your personal items have been damaged in an emergency, email: NHRpublichelpline@culturalheritage.org

Institutions, if your collections have been affected by an emergency, call: 202.661.8068

Not urgent? Email emergencies@culturalheritage.org.


FEMA After the Flood: Advice for Salvaging Damaged Family Treasures


Helpful Links:

American Institute for Conservation (AIC)

Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) Program

Connecting to Collections Care Online Community

International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (IIC)

ICON (The Institute of Conservation)

Canadian Conservation Institute

The Museum Association of New York

Preservation and Collection Maintenance from Cornell University

Heritage Preservation Association

The Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Center for Materials Research and Education

Image Permanence Institute

George Eastman House International Museum of Photography

Greater Hudson Heritage Network – NYSCA Conservation Treatment Grant Program

Greater Hudson Heritage Network – Connecting to Collections 

Upstate History Alliance -NYS Grants for Museum Advancement

Eli Wilner and Co. – Frames: their importance and preservation

Sanchita Balachandran – Objects Conservation Studio

Antiques Roadshow

Fine Art Appraisers & Dealers and Artist Research:

Aida Zilbergleyt, New York, NY

Roslyn Goldman, Rochester, NY

Appraisers Association of America

AskART.Com – Database & “Blue Book” of American Artists

Smithsonian American Artists Inventory

Finger Lakes Artists



Collins Fine Art, New York City

Fine Art Transportation:

Northeast Transit Enterprises, Inc., Madison NY