How it works

We currently hold ongoing contracts with the US Army, Navy, CIA, US Senate, National Parks Service, the Smithsonian, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and numerous other clients for military artifact conservation. Our conservators and technicians have diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise allowing us to work on a broad range of materials. Previous government projects have included military artifact conservation, museum collection conservation, and treating military artifacts for exhibition. All treatments and other related endeavors are in adherence to the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC) Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice.

 
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Featured Project

B.R. Howard was contracted to prepare a Lance Missile and trailer for exhibit on a trail of history at the U.S. Army Hertitage and Education Center.

 

conservation Examples

 

government institutions We've worked with

Central Arkansas Library System
Little Rock, Arkansas

National Park Service
Skagway, Alaska

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Washington, D.C.

Texas Historical Commission
Bonham, TX

Preservation Society of Newport County
Newport, RI

Texas State Preservation Board
State Capitol

 Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site
Atlanta, GA

Millersburg Borough
Millersburg, PA

Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission
Harrisburg, PA

Cumberland County Historical Society
Carlisle, PA

Yates County Genealogical and Historical Society, Inc.
Penn Yan, NY

National Park Service, Yellowstone National Park
Yellowstone, WY

The Jefferson Monticello
Charlottesville, VA

Chester County Historical Society
West Chester, PA

Morris County Park Commission
Morristown, NJ

Letterkenny Army Depot
Chambersburg, PA

Shippensburg Historical Society
Shippensburg, PA

PA Governor's Residence
Harrisburg, PA

Big Cypress National Preserve, National Park Service
Ochopee, FL

Kentucky Historical Society
Frankfort, KY

Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)
Philadelphia, PA

Luzerne County Historical Society
Wilkes-Barre, PA

City of Baltimore
Baltimore, MD

U.S. Coast Guard Academy
New London, CT

George Washington’s Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon, VA

New Jersey Environmental Protection Agency

Cumberland Goodwill Fire Co.
Carlisle, PA

Sonnenberg Gardens State Park
Canandaigua, New York

CA Department of Parks and Recreation
Sacramento, CA

Adams County Historical Society, PA

Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Park
Hyde Park, NY

Museum of History & Industry
Seattle, WA

Ringwood State Park
Passaic, NJ

Grey Towers National Historic Site
Milford, PA

Barre Historical Society
Barre, MA

U.S. Senate
Washington DC

Eastern State Penitentiary
Philadelphia, PA

Detroit Historical Society
Detroit, Michigan

Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington, VA

Tuskegee Airman & National Historic Site
Tuskegee, AL

Washington Navy Yard
Washington D.C.

National Park Service, Thomas Edison Historic Site
East Orange, NJ

Military History Institute / Army Heritage Museum
Carlisle, PA

Kansas City Union Station
Kansas City, KS

Granger Homestead
Canandaigua, NY

Staten Island Historical Society
Staten Island, NY

 


 

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