The care and preservation of firearms / by Philip R. White.: NM95-55/16-1995E-PDF

The purpose of this Technical Bulletin is to give some guidelines on the care of firearms to curators, conservators, and others unfamiliar with the subject. Handling, examination, conservation, deterioration, cleaning, restoration, exhibition, and storage of firearms are discussed. A glossary is included, and a bibliography is provided for further research on the subject.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Canadian Heritage.
Canadian Conservation Institute.
Title The care and preservation of firearms / by Philip R. White.
Series title Technical bulletin ; no. 16
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: La soin et la préservation des armes à feu.
The catalogue number (NM95-55/16-1995) and ISBN (0-662-61515-8) and ISSN (0706-4152) for the print edition have been copied in this electronic publication.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 8-9).
Issued also in printed form.
Publishing information Ottawa : Canadian Conservation Institute, c1995.
Author / Contributor White, Philip R.
Description 12 p. : fig., ill., photographs.
Catalogue number
  • NM95-55/16-1995E-PDF
Subject terms Museum collections
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