Collections > Architectural Fragments
a comprehensive architectural fragement policy, plan,
records management system and storage/study facilty to address
the diversity and depth of resources that currently exist and
that will be developed in the future.
- Further explore best practices for this collection adn its
- Develop pilot project in conjunction with future preservation
- Document existing architectural fragments. Integrate records
with other databases.
- Employ consistent, standard terminology, and heirarchical
systems for identification.
- Where provenance is know to be related to the Society' structures,
locate fragemnt on architectural drawings.
- Develop storage facilities.
- Identify uses of architectural fragments.
- Develop study-collection.
- Numerous and/or deteriorated fragments that they constitute
a hazard and should be considered for "deaccessioning."
- Develop a implement an assessment to conduct in advance
of deciding to remove any element from in situ. Document
rational for removal; record fragment in situ, before
removal, and identify location once removed.
- Include a sign-off by the approprite staff memebrs befor
any object is removed from its location or, once removed,