Recognizing the problems of preserving documents in research collections
Title from title frame.
"First in a series by the Conservation Analytical Laboratory of the Smithsonian Institution on the preservation of documents"--Container.
Alice Tangerini, Lisa Palmer, Dianne van der Reyden, Gitte van den Ouden, Fern Wen Tsai, Camie Campbell, Bruce Kirby, Ashley Wyant, Dr. Lambertus Van Zeist, Dr. Edie Hedlin, Dr. Spencer Crew, Dr. Robert Hoffmann, Grace Lewis, Margaret Gardener, Robyn Daughty, Lorie Aceto, Marcus West, Ruth Schallert, Janet Kennelly.
Identifies problems in preserving paper documents for museums, archives, research institutions and libraries. Also presents some solutions for solving these problems through the use of appropriate storage, handling and display.
Originally accompanied by Handling guidelines (3 folded sheets ; 36 x 22 cm. folded to 9 x 22 cm.) and Selected bibliography on preservation of documents (9 p. ; 22 cm.).