Salvaging Photograph Collections

Description: 

This document provides advice on salvaging photographic materials from water emergencies, such as floods and broken pipes. It covers the importance of proper and housing to minimizing damage, options for recovering water damaged photographs, points to consider when deciding how salvage collections, and the steps to take once you have made basic decisions about how to salvage a collection.

Protocol: 
Original Date: 
1998
Language: 
English
Source: 
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (http://www.ccaha.org/)
Identifier: 
CCAHA002
Type: 
Format: 
PDF
Author: 
Admin