Marshall University Special Collections Photo Preservation Workshop

Publication Year:
2014
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Repository URL:
http://mds.marshall.edu/lib_faculty/38
Author(s):
Walker, Caitlin Noelle; DeBruin, Nat
Tags:
Preservation; photo; photographic; film; negative; archive; Film and Media Studies; History; Photography
lecture / presentation description
Workshop presented at the West Virginia Library Conference in Flatwoods, WV on April 2, 2014. The workshop focused on the history of photography with an emphasis on identifying different types of photographic processes and images. The second half of the workshop provided the participants with knowledge about the environmental and chemical challenges to preserving photographic images and possible solutions to solving problems in their institution's collections.