Narrative Threads: Conserving American Flags

Gwen Spicer: Conservator of History

Over the years, textile conservator Gwen Spicer has used her talents to help save and conserve over 300 American flags from the American Revolution to the Civil War, all the way to the Vietnam War and 9/11. Today we tell her story. Read our full Hallowed Ground feature on Spicer here.

Spicer owns and operates Spicer Art Conservation LLC in Upstate New York.