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November 2021

Virtual Program: Hidden Collections with Bow Van Riper

November 3 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 31, 2022

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
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The Museum’s archives hold thousands of documents, postcards, maps, photographs, and other ephemera, safely housed in climate-controlled storage, with only a few examples used in temporary exhibitions. The stories they tell are the stories of Martha’s Vineyard: nuanced, complicated, romantic, colorful, and challenging. Join MVM Research Librarian Bow Van Riper as he takes you behind the scenes and introduces artifacts that seldom see the light of day and the fascinating stories that they hold. Free and open to all. Click…

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MVM Education Intensives: Introduction to Martha’s Vineyard History

November 9 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 18, 2021

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
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If you’ve ever wanted to dig deep into the story of this island with the help of an expert guide, this eight-week MVM Education Intensive is the perfect place to begin. The course includes readings, slides, and video-recorded lecture materials for you to study at your own pace before the weekly group meeting with instructor Bow Van Riper, MVM Research Librarian. The in-person sessions will include discussion, artifact study, gallery visits, and more! Enrollment fee provides access to all online…

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Conservation & Consultation: Old Photographs & Documents

November 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on December 11, 2021 at 1:00 pm

One event on January 15, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
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Even with the rise of digital photography, most of us have old photos somewhere - maybe in albums, maybe on the fridge, maybe still in the paper sleeves from the photo center. But is that really the best thing for them? Join MVM curatorial staff for a drop-in primer on how to handle and digitize your photographs, old documents, and other family heirlooms so that they will last for generations to come. A scanning station will be available if you…

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Conservation & Consultation: Old Photographs & Documents

November 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on December 11, 2021 at 1:00 pm

One event on January 15, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
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Even with the rise of digital photography, most of us have old photos somewhere - maybe in albums, maybe on the fridge, maybe still in the paper sleeves from the photo center. But is that really the best thing for them? Join MVM curatorial staff for a drop-in primer on how to handle and digitize your photographs, old documents, and other family heirlooms so that they will last for generations to come. A scanning station will be available if you…

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MVM Education Intensives: Introduction to Martha’s Vineyard History

November 16 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until November 18, 2021

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
+ Google Map

If you’ve ever wanted to dig deep into the story of this island with the help of an expert guide, this eight-week MVM Education Intensive is the perfect place to begin. The course includes readings, slides, and video-recorded lecture materials for you to study at your own pace before the weekly group meeting with instructor Bow Van Riper, MVM Research Librarian. The in-person sessions will include discussion, artifact study, gallery visits, and more! Enrollment fee provides access to all online…

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December 2021

Virtual Program: Hidden Collections with Bow Van Riper

December 1 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 31, 2022

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
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The Museum’s archives hold thousands of documents, postcards, maps, photographs, and other ephemera, safely housed in climate-controlled storage, with only a few examples used in temporary exhibitions. The stories they tell are the stories of Martha’s Vineyard: nuanced, complicated, romantic, colorful, and challenging. Join MVM Research Librarian Bow Van Riper as he takes you behind the scenes and introduces artifacts that seldom see the light of day and the fascinating stories that they hold. Free and open to all. Click…

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One Island, Many Stories Speaker Series: Ann Smith on Creating

December 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
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The history of Martha’s Vineyard has unfolded over thousands of years, across hundreds of square miles of land and sea, and in dozens of communities across the Island. It is not a single story, but many interwoven stories. Inspired by the MVM’s exhibition One Island, Many Stories, each episode of this monthly program will feature Research Librarian Bow Van Riper in conversation with a different member of our Island community whose work engages with one of the exhibition’s themes: escaping,…

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January 2022

Virtual Program: Hidden Collections with Bow Van Riper

January 5, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:30 pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 31, 2022

Martha’s Vineyard Museum, 151 Lagoon Pond Road
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 United States
+ Google Map

The Museum’s archives hold thousands of documents, postcards, maps, photographs, and other ephemera, safely housed in climate-controlled storage, with only a few examples used in temporary exhibitions. The stories they tell are the stories of Martha’s Vineyard: nuanced, complicated, romantic, colorful, and challenging. Join MVM Research Librarian Bow Van Riper as he takes you behind the scenes and introduces artifacts that seldom see the light of day and the fascinating stories that they hold. Free and open to all. Click…

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