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Title(s):

Preserving the past / produced by Peggy Girshman ; directed by Tony Marshall.

Published/Created:
2013.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (26 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Holdings:
Reference Library
DVD 281
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Videos
Notes:
Jim Hartz.
Executive producer, Bill Einreinhofer.
Use copy of media materials now unusable in original format. Media conversion undertaken based on Fair Use analysis. Copy created 2013.
Originally broadcast as part of television series Innovation.
VHS.
Originally issued as videocassette in 1984.
Disc characteristics: DVD-R.
Focuses on the restoration and preservation of art, historic documents, and buildings, visiting on-going preservation projects at the Winterthur Museum in Wilmington, Del., Princeton University's rare book collection, and a century-old country courthouse whose stone, wood, and marble are all being restored. Discusses the effects of air pollution on buildings.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Conservation and restoration.
Books -- Conservation and restoration.
Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration.
Contributors:
Hartz, Jim.
Girshman, Peggy, producer.
Marshall, Tony, director.
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
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