True Love Forever: Preserving the Legacy of Norman "Sailor Jerry" Collins
James Branch Cabell Library, Lecture Hall (Room 303)
901 Park Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284
VCU Libraries is proud to host a meeting of the Virginia Conservation Association. At the meeting, Samantha Sheesley, paper conservator at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, will discuss the conservation of the stencils, rubbings and sketches of the iconic WWII-era tattoo artist, Norman "Sailor Jerry" Collins.
This meeting is open to the public and free of charge. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad Street, West Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. If special accommodations are needed, please call Gregory Kimbrell, events coordinator, at (804) 828-0593 prior to January 18, 2016.
Image: Norman Keith Collins (January 14, 1911–June 12, 1973), American tattoo artist