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  • The Society of Bead Researchers is at
    The international organization for bead researchers and those interested in scientific bead research. Founded in 1981 by Elizabeth Harris and Pete Francis.
  • The Bead Study Trust International membership of bead researchers.
    Important for networking.
  • The Bead Museum is at Gabrielle Liese founded the Bead Museum in 1985 in Prescott, Arizona. It is now in Glendale, AZ.
  • The Bead Museum in Washington DC is at .
  • American Craft Council Online at provides information and resources in text an pictures to the craft community and the general public.
  • The Pearl Society 623 Grove St Evanston IL 60201
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