Art & Artifacts

Morning Room Ceiling Restoration

Morning Room Ceiling Restoration

Friends of Hearst Castle

One of the Castle's most beautiful artifacts is the 16th C Spanish Mudejar ceiling. The story told by the ceiling and its beauty have been muted by accumulation of almost 500 years of smoke and soot.

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Online Database of Indigenous American Manuscripts

Online Database of Indigenous American Manuscripts

The Hispanic Society of America

Manuscripts related to the indigenous civilizations and the natural history of the Americas represent a major facet of our collections. Our goal is to scan and make these available on a website.

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Lunettes from the Sala Capitolo of the Academia

Lunettes from the Sala Capitolo of the Academia

Save Venice Inc.

Save Venice is seeking funding for the restoration of 35 individual lunettes located in the Sala Capitolo, or Great Chapter Hall, located in the Gallerie dell'Academia in Venice.

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Photography Conservation

Photography Conservation

The Hispanic Society of America

We hold 176,000 photographs, as well as a collection of 15,000 negatives taken by Hispanic Society photographers on various expeditions to Spain and Latin America which need preserving.

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Restoration of Building Facade and Reliefs

Restoration of Building Facade and Reliefs

The Hispanic Society of America

The goal of the planned restoration of the south facade of the main building is to preserve the integrity of our landmark building and to preserve the important sculptural panels by Berthold Nebel.

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Manuscript Database

Manuscript Database

The Hispanic Society of America

Our museum holds approximately 200,000 manuscripts, dating from the 10th to the 20th century, which encompass all parts of the world where the Spanish and Portuguese Empires held sway.

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Preservation Advocacy Fund

Preservation Advocacy Fund

Los Angeles Conservancy

The Preservation Advocacy Fund (PAF) is a targeted-action philanthropic fund that supports the Los Angeles Conservancy's many ongoing advocacy campaigns.

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