Mass Historical Society: Gallery Talk: The Conservation of the Notes on the State of Virginia


Friday, April 15, 2016, 2:00pm to 3:00pm


Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02215

Anne Bentley, Curator of Art and Artifacts, Massachusetts Historical Society

Handling the papers of the founding fathers requires an unflinching confidence in your technical ability. Anne Bentley, MHS's curator, will discuss her conservation work on one of the canonical texts of America, Jefferson’s only book, The Notes on the State of Virginia.

For more information, see the MHS website