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Preserving photographs: ideals vs. realities
Kentucky Council on Archives (KCA) (2012)
  • Elizabeth E. Reilly, University of Louisville
A presentation on the preservation of photographic collections with the basics of photo preservation including process identification and deterioration, as well as standards and best practices. Also a discussion of the realities many institutions face in their efforts to preserve collections of photographs, with constraints caused by limitations in time, space and money, and with these constraints in mind,with a few tips for safeguarding photographs within the accepted minimum levels of protection.
  • Photographis,
  • preservation,
  • archives,
  • collections
Publication Date
May 18, 2012
Citation Information
Elizabeth E. Reilly. "Preserving photographs: ideals vs. realities" Kentucky Council on Archives (KCA) (2012)
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