Impact and Prevention of Archival Theft

All repositories of historical records and artifacts are faced with the challenge to keep those holdings secure. Panelists discussed… read more

All repositories of historical records and artifacts are faced with the challenge to keep those holdings secure. Panelists discussed the methods and processes used to prevent the theft of archival materials from institutions like the National Archives, the Library of Congress, and the Smithsonian. They examined the balance between providing access to researchers and visitors while maintaining security. 

“Protecting Our National Treasures: The Impact and Prevention of Archival Theft” was held in the National Archives' McGowan Theater on March 3, 2011. close

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  • Brachfeld, Paul Inspector General National Archives and Records Administration
  • Ferriero, David Archivist of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
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Impact and Prevention of Archival Theft

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Program ID:
298313-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 10, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 11, 2011

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  • Apr 10, 2011 | 6:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2011 | 2:36am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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