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Kenneth Grant

Harry Ransom Center
Conservator
Austin, TX
Ken Grant received a Bachelor of Science in Geology from the University of Iowa and then worked as a logging geologist in the oil field for six years. In 1992 he started at the State University of New York College at Buffalo where he later received his Master of Arts in Paper Conservation. He joined the Ransom Center in 1997 and has worked as Assistant Paper Conservator and Paper Conservator, and Exhibitions Conservator. He is currently Senior Paper Conservator and Head of the Paper Conservation Lab.
Monday, May 29
 

2:00pm

3:30pm

5:30pm

 
Tuesday, May 30
 

9:30am

2:00pm

5:30pm

6:30pm

 
Wednesday, May 31
 

7:30am

9:00am

9:30am

10:30am

11:30am

2:05pm

3:30pm

003. (Book and Paper) Cellulose nanocrystals and nanofibrils for coating of paper artefacts Riverside West Exhibit HallCamilla Camargos • Dr. João Figueiredo Junior • Dr. Fabiano Pereira 004. (Book and Paper) Local cleaning of stained artworks on paper: the new possibilities of rigid gels Riverside West Exhibit HallSophie Barbisan • Catherine Maynor • Anne-Laurence Dupont 010. (Book and Paper) Towards Nondestructive Characterization of Black Drawing Media Riverside West Exhibit HallNathan Daly • Lynn Lee • Michelle Sullivan • Karen Trentelman 015. (Book and Paper) An Unconventional Approach to Cover-Binding Reattachment Riverside West Exhibit HallKimberly Kwan 016. (Book and Paper) Measuring the Stiffness of Brittle Paper Riverside West Exhibit HallAndrea KI Hall • Molly McGath • Dr. Patricia McGuiggan • Thomas O'connor 017. (Book and Paper) Acid Transport through Mylar Encapsulation Riverside West Exhibit HallDr. Patricia McGuiggan • Andrea KI Hall • Molly McGath • William Minter 020. (Book and Paper) Cellulose Acetate Lamination: Composition and Condition Riverside West Exhibit HallMolly McGath • Jenn Foltz Cruickshank • Andrea KI Hall • Vicki Lee • Dr. Patricia McGuiggan • Emily Rezes 025. (Book and Paper) Thoughtful withdrawal of monographs from academic libraries: Knowing the risks to our cultural print heritage Riverside West Exhibit HallJennifer Hain Teper-[Fellow] 028. (Book and Paper) Necessity is the mother of invention – DIY iron (II) test paper Riverside West Exhibit HallCyntia Karnes-[PA] • Yasmeen Khan • Julie Biggs • Claire Dekle • Susan Peckham-[PA] 045. (Objects) The USS Monitor gun carriages: treatment steps and innovations for the conservation of complex composite artifacts Riverside West Exhibit HallWilliam Hoffman • Elsa Sangouard • Kathleen M. Sullivan 048. (Objects) Practical solutions to the challenges of documenting large-scale objects Riverside West Exhibit HallJessica Walthew 059. (Research and Technical Studies) Cutting Edge Technologies in Non-invasive Organic Analytical Techniques Riverside West Exhibit HallAmanda Jones 060. (Collection Care) Conservation and Art Historical Data goes Digital at the Art Institute of Chicago Riverside West Exhibit HallKaslyne O'Connor • Ariel Pate • Sylvie Pénichon, [PA] 086. (Book and Paper) Teamwork in its best: the Stack Numbering Project at the Library of Congress Riverside West Exhibit HallBeatriz Haspo • Dallas Grubbs • Megan Moltrup • Madeline Morehouse • Escarlet Silva 095. (Book and Paper) Conservation of evidence: Howard Carter's journals the Morning post and Egyptian Gazette Riverside West Exhibit HallNagm El Deen Morshed Hamza 096. (Book and Paper) Michigan papyri fragments from excavations to display; Egyptian museum of Cairo. Riverside West Exhibit HallSara M. Nour 097. (Research and Technical Studies) Advances in State-of-the-Art in XRF Elemental Analysis for Art Conservation Riverside West Exhibit HallDr. Bruce Kaiser • Dr. Lee Drake

4:55pm

6:30pm

9:00pm

 
Thursday, June 1
 

7:30am

10:00am

11:00am

11:30am

2:30pm

4:00pm

 
Friday, June 2
 

8:30am