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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2023 AMM Travel Stipends Available for MRC Members

The Midwest Registrars Committee board is very pleased to announce that the MRC will be awarding up to seven travel stipends at two different levels to assist with registration and travel costs to attend the 2023 Association of Midwest Museums and Association of Indiana Museums Joint Conference in Indianapolis! There will be one day of virtual programming…

2022 MRC Annual Lunch Meeting Scheduled for July 21st!

Don’t forget to join the MRC at our annual lunch meeting to be held during the AMM conference. This year’s lunch meeting will take place on Thursday, July 21st from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the Oak Barrel Public House located at 1033 N Doctor MLK Jr. Drive. Free lunch and drinks (non-alcoholic and alcoholic) will be provided!…

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…