Preservation and Access: Save America's Treasures

Period of Performance

11/1/2002 - 12/31/2005

Funding Totals

$140,000.00 (approved)
$140,000.00 (awarded)

Louisiana Purchase Transfer Collection; Wm. Clark Family Collection; Clark Family Collection; Thomas Jefferson Collection

FAIN: PT-50008-03

Missouri Historical Society (St. Louis, MO 63177-5460)
Kristina Perez (Project Director: January 2003 to October 2005)
Christopher Gordon (Project Director: October 2005 to April 2006)

To support conserving and preservation microfilming of historic documents related to early American history.

To embark upon professional conservation treatment of individual documents, and to photograph and microfilm in their entirety the following four archival collections: 1) Louisiana Purchase Transfer Collection, 2) Clark Family Collection, 3) Meriwether Lewis Collection, and 4) Thomas Jefferson Collection.