Event Title: Free webinar—The Preservation of Family Photographs
Date/Time: Tue, Apr 23rd 10:00am - 11:30am
Location: Homer Public Library Conference Room
Free webinar—The Preservation of Family Photographs: Here, There and Everywhere
Tuesday, 4/23/2013 @ 10:00am
This presentation will offer basic guidance on the care and preservation of family photographs from 19th-century tintypes to contemporary color prints. The webinar will address the fundamental physical and chemical properties of photographic print and negative materials, including albums and scrapbooks, and the causes and mechanisms of their deterioration. Strategies for preservation, such as proper handling, storage and display techniques will be shared.
This webinar is offered for free to celebrate Preservation Week.
The presenter is Debra Hess Norris. She is the Chair of the Art Conservation Department at the University of Delaware and Professor of Photograph Conservation.
All are welcome to attend.
For more information please call The Homer Public Library @ 235-3180