Preservation

Comparison of Drying Methods

Though each box had been identically packed prior to wetting, the order in some boxes was disrupted when the were returned.   (The box on the right shows items added to the right side of the box. These items actually belong to another box.)

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Comparison of Drying Methods
Kaplan/Ludwig 2003

Sides of original boxes containing information were inserted into new boxes of dried records.  While this ensured that all label information was retained, staff needed to open each new  box and copy pertinent information to it. 

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Comparison of Drying Methods
Kaplan/Ludwig 2003

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