Putting Things in Perspective

Program and Membership Coordinator

TCHA is taking applications for the position of Program and Membership Coordinator. See the position description here.

February 4, 2016- First Thursday Preservation Lab at the Arganbright Center, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Get help preserving your family’s historic documents and artifacts. On the first Thursday evening of every month, TCHA collection’s staff will be on hand to show you how to care for different items in your personal collection. Cost is $10.00 per person, $5.00 for TCHA members. Includes supplies. Monthly Schedule:
            Feb. 4: document cleaning- removing surface soil from paper. (please- no moldy documents!)
            March 3: Using a humidification chamber to relax rolled documents and photographs, instructions for building your own chamber. Assistance in Document cleaning continues.
            April 7: Paper repair- mending minor tears and damage to paper.
            May 5: Document encapsulation- enclosing documents in clear mylar.
            June 2: Open Lab- bring in material that covers any of the previous months topics.
            Stay tuned for more!

More information on upcoming events is available on our event page.

Isn’t It About Time?

You joined the Tippecanoe County Historical Association? Because we’re all about time!

The time you spend with your family in places that matter, the time to discover your connection to the people and events that shaped our community and the time celebrating old traditions while forging new ones.

This is what we do! Your Historical Association captures “time”, keeps it safe, brings it out and tells the stories again and again, generation after generation. And as we move into the future, we bring with us those times - the ones that made us who we are today.

Your membership support is needed now more than ever as we strive to engage our community’s current, past and future residents along with the many visitors with the goal of collecting, preserving and interpreting our unique and exciting history.

It’s time to take your place in history. Become a member today.

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