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Donations to the Collection

Thank you for thinking of the Massillon Museum for the home of your historic object.

Please schedule an appointment with the staff so that we may give you the attention and time you deserve. We are not legally allowed to accept anonymous donations. We will ask you to fill out a form so that we can properly document your item and track where objects come from.

Who should you contact?

Meghan Reed
Registrar

Contact by email
Phone number: 330-833-4061 x 103
Contact Meghan for questions related to donating artifacts or accession paperwork

Heather Haden
Curator
Contact by email
Phone number: 330-833-4061 x 112
Contact Heather for questions related to clothing, furniture, paintings, household items, and any other three-dimensional artifacts

Mandy Altimus Pond
Archivist

Contact by email
Phone number: 330-833-4061 x 113
Contact Mandy for questions related to archives, documents, photographs, blueprints, and any additional two-dimensional works

 

Items we are looking for:

Yearbooks:

Pre-1905
1906
1909
1932-33
1958
1966-73
1979-1986
1988
1990
1997
2004-2010
2013-present

Items we are NOT accepting:

Hats
Yearbooks 1960 and earlier
McGuffy Readers
Massillon Independent Newspapers

Appraisals

Massillon Museum staff can help you look at your item for an initial assessment (example: whether your framed piece is an original or a printed poster).

Unfortunately the Massillon Museum cannot help you appraise the value of an object. We would suggest, however, that you contact the appraiser we go to for our questions:

WIESCHAUS & COMPANY
Kathleen Wieschaus-Voss
Canton, Ohio 44718
Phone 330.456.6600
Fax 330.452.8750
Wieschaus & Company website
Email Kathleen

 
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