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Preservation and Conservation of Photographs

Guidelines for Care & Identification of Film-Base Photographic Materials by Monique Fisher and Andrew Robb, Art Conservation Program, University of Delaware, 1993.

National Park Service Conserve-O-Grams

Caring for your treasures – photographs - An American Institute for Conservation publication

Family Papers and Photographs: Tips for Long-Term Care - A Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) pdf document

Northeast Document Conservation Center
          A Short Guide to Film Base Photographic Materials: Identification, Care, and Duplication
          Handbook for Digital Projects: A Management Tool for Preservation and Access
          Microfilm and Microfiche

Canadian Conservation Institute
          Care of Black-and-White Photographic Negatives on Film
          Care of Black-and-White Photographic Prints
          Care of Colour Photographic Materials

General Photography Information

Ransom Center Department of Photography and Film

Image Permanence Institute (IPI) is a university-based nonprofit research laboratory devoted to scientific research in the preservation of visual and other forms of recorded information.


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