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Collections & Archives

September 2013

Sep 30

Housing the Film Collection

Archivist Mandy Altimus Pond marks each can with information about the film, and places an A-D strip inside each can to detect the level of decay. The A-D strip placed on the film takes 24 hours to show the proper level of deterioration. The strip will turn green or yellow if acetate vinegar syndrome and acid is present....
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