Consultation services include emergency preparedness and disaster response planning/research, insurance evaluations connected with emergency/damage claims and surveys. Disaster response and damage mitigation services and working with insurance companies are common.
For Institutions: Acquisition/deaccession evaluations, grant preparation and applications, fundraising, setting collection conservation/preservation priorities, long-range planning and short-range budget plans, evaluations of storage facilities and environmental needs, consultant for traveling exhibitions/shipping.
Surveys and Inventorying for private clients might be motivated by appraisals, insurance claims, insurance policy needs, estate planning, probate settlement, collection documentation.
Some of the more notable clients for these services have been:
Small Business Development Centers National Clearinghouse/Research Center Homeland Security Outlook, Washington DC Thorn Human Resource Professional Information Clearinghouse, Whittier, CA Dagget Sagar Enterprizes, Bombay, India AMCDPE (SBDC sister organization in Mexican) Life Caps Disaster Preparedness Corp, Salt Lake City, Utah The Jonathan Club, Los Angeles, CA Bonhams and Butterfield Auctioneers and Appraisers John Moran antique and Fine Art Auctioneers Japanese American National Museum National Park Service, United States Government The General Services Administration, US Government City of Dallas, Texas The Archdiocese of Los Angeles Los Angeles Central Library, City of Los Angeles Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer and Assoc., Los Angeles and New York The City of Burbank, Burbank, CA Brenda Levin and Associates, Los Angeles, CA The Los Angeles Athletic Club, Los Angeles, CA Saint Monica’s Church, Santa Monica, CA The Historic Mission Inn Corporation, Riverside, CA International Iberian Institute of Art, Santa Fe, NM Friends of Mexico Foundation, Los Angeles, CA El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Park, CA The State Government of Washington Getty Conservation Institute, Marina Del Rey, CA The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, CA Los Alamitos Historical Park, Long Beach, CA Native Sons of the Golden West, San Francisco, CA Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA University of California at Santa Barbara Friends of the Mission Inn, Riverside, CA Institute of Museum and Library Services, US Government, Washington DC Lassen International, Maui and Las Vegas Museum of Art and Church History, Salt Lake City, UT Bain Investments Int’l, Los Angeles, New York, London, Tokyo North Point Gallery, San Francisco, CA Montgomery Gallery, San Francisco, CA Carlson Gallery, San Francisco, CA Schmidt Estate Collections, Locarne, Switzerland ENAIP Lombardy Regional Conservation Center, Botticino,Italy Santa Barbara Trust for Historical Preservation, CA Margaret Mallory Collection, CA Leigh B. Block Collection, CA Brigham Young University, Provo, UT State of Utah Art Collection, Utah Arts Council, Salt Lake City, UT Historical Div., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, SLC, UT Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Museum, Salt Lake City, UT Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT The Shroud of Turin Project Cavriana Archaeological Museum, Cavriana, Italy Montini Family Collection Pope Paul VI, Lumezzane, Italy Museum of Ex-Monastero della Trinitá, Botticino, Italy Received October 2, 2003: National Trust for Historic Preservation Award , National Preservation Award which is the highest award for professional preservation from the United States Government for services rendered to the Fair Park, Dallas Texas
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