Film, Video Conservation of the Emily Howland Album

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Title
Conservation of the Emily Howland Album
Summary
Library conservators discuss their work on the Emily Howland Album, containing 48 rare photographs dating to the 1860s -- including a previously unrecorded portrait of Harriet Tubman and images of other abolitionists -- which was conserved and digitized by the Library and will be exhibited for the first time at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture in 2018.
Event Date
March 05, 2018
Notes
-  Jennifer Evers is a conservator in the Library's conservation division.
-  Alisha Chipman is a conservator in the Library's conservation division.
Related Resources
News Release: 'Library Conserves, Digitizes Rare Photographs Including Harriet Tubman Portrait': https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-18-023
Blog Post: 'Rare Photo of Harriet Tubman...': //blogs.loc.gov/loc/2018/03/new-online-rare-photo-of-harriet-tubman-preserved-for-future-generations/
Preservation at the Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/preservation/
Running Time
2 minutes 42 seconds
Online Format
video
image

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