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The Midwest Registrars Committee formed in 1978 to provide a forum for the exchange of information and methods among museum collections professionals and registrars in the Midwest region. The MRC fulfills this objective by promoting an atmosphere of mutual aid and cooperation and by promoting professional practices to benefit colleagues, the museum community, and members.

2019 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Registrars Committee, held during the joint Association of Midwest Museums (AMM) and Michigan Museums Association (MMA) Conference held in Grand Rapids, Michigan. October 2019.

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MRC Offering Four Travel Stipends to Attend 2022 AMM/WFM Joint Conference

2022 Association of Midwest Museums Conference StipendsApplication Deadline: June 3, 2022  The Midwest Registrars Committee is offering four travel stipends for members to attend the Association of Midwest Museums and Wisconsin Federation of Museums Virtual + In-Person Joint Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with virtual program day on July 19 and in-person program days from July … Continue reading MRC Offering Four Travel Stipends to Attend 2022 AMM/WFM Joint Conference

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT from the AMM-WFM Joint Conference!

From communication sent on February 21, 2022:Join us virtually July 19, 2022 and in-person IN MILWAUKEE on July 20-23, 2022 for FORWARD, TOGETHER! In 2019 the Association of Midwest Museums (AMM) and Wisconsin Federation of Museums (WFM) partnered to bring us the 2020 AMM-WFM Conference, Museums Evolving…then COVID-19 happened. We skipped a year to stay safe at home … Continue reading SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT from the AMM-WFM Joint Conference!

MRC Accepting Stipend Applications to Attend the 2021 Association of Midwest Museum’s Virtual Conference

Hello MRC members, A big hello from Minneapolis! Hope you have had a good summer and are gearing up for fall.  I’m not ready for summer to be wrapping up yet! As fall is getting closer, so too is the 2021 AMM Virtual Conference, which will be November 1-5.  Here are details from the AMM website: … Continue reading MRC Accepting Stipend Applications to Attend the 2021 Association of Midwest Museum’s Virtual Conference