Museum grant acquires camera and scanners for bigger jobs
February 15, 2018
A state grant to the Wrangell Museum is allowing its staff to take on larger projects as they continue to digitally archive its collection.
Museums Alaska awarded $9,212 to Wrangell through its Collections Management Funds, one of three it has to benefit the state's historical and art institutions. Underwritten by Rasmuson Foundation, this particular grant will go toward acquiring equipment and materials necessary for the museum's oversize archives.
Museum archivist Greg Acuna explained the oversize collection includes maps, charts, posters, artwork and prints, any documents larger than a l...