Fire prevention programs for museums / by Paul Baril.: NM95-55/18-1997E-PDF

Fire damages and destroys Canadian collections every year. This Technical Bulletin is intended to help museums develop and implement effective fire prevention programs. It describes the ways and means to develop and implement a successful, comprehensive, yet not overbearing program. Numerous examples are provided to help museum staff prepare documents and procedures.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Canadian Heritage.
Canadian Conservation Institute.
Title Fire prevention programs for museums / by Paul Baril.
Series title Technical bulletin ; no. 18
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Programmes de prévention des incendies dans les musées.
The catalogue number (NM95-55/18-1997E) and ISBN (0-660-16968-1) and ISSN (0706-4152) for the print edition have been copied in this electronic publication.
Includes references.
Issued also in printed form.
Publishing information Ottawa : Canadian Conservation Institute, c1997.
Author / Contributor Baril, Paul.
Description 12 p. : fig., graphs, photographs.
Catalogue number
  • NM95-55/18-1997E-PDF
Subject terms Museum collections
Fire prevention
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