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Dawn MP Wallace

National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Objects Conservator
Washington, District of Columbia
Dawn MP Wallace is an objects conservator working at the National Museum of American History on exhibits for the Museum’s newly renovated West Wing, and on several special projects like the Ruby Slippers. She spent her third year internship at NMAH before graduating from the Buffalo State SUNY Art Conservation graduate program. She has had the privilege of working or interning at the National Air and Space Museum, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Dallas Museum of Art, and the University of Alaska Fairbanks Museum of the North. Dawn is interested in historical technological collections and modern materials, especially those dealing with toys.