Bead Museum in Financial Difficulties

The ISGB (International Society of Glass Beadmakers) forwarded this to us with regards to the Bead Museum. It would be a shame to see this collection broken up and lost for want of a few dollars. The Bead Museum was founded in Prescott, Arizona in 1986 and moved to its present location in Glendale, Arizona in 1999. It moved from a 1,400 sq. ft. space to an over 8,000 sq. ft. space and houses a very extensive collection of documented beads from ancient to modern and contemporary periods, a rare and valuable Research Library that includes the archived files of …