Historic houses contain a wide variety of objects needing specific types of care, including the structure itself.
This bundle of Technical Leaflets addresses different types of materials often found in historic homes, as well as more abstract management practices: how to write a furnishing plan, research your house’s history, and writing a manual for interpretation.
Includes Technical Leaflets 181, 218, 244, 247, and 267:
181: Wood Floor Management (1991)
218: How to Write a Furnishing Plan (2002)
244: How Sustainable Is Your Historic House Museum? (2008)
247: House History: Some Assembly Required (2009)
267: Not Just a Bunch of Facts: Crafting Dynamic Interpretive Manuals (2014)