Accessioning Still Photographs @ LBPL

Today, at the Long Beach Public Library, Long Beach History collection, I worked on accessioning, measuring, inventorying and re-housing some pretty amazing black and white glossy still photographs from 1918 Long Beach. These 4 x 6 photographs depict the local every day person who lived, worked and enjoyed the City of Long Beach during [...]

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Conserving Transparent Photo Slides @ LBPL

Today, at the Long Beach Public Library, Long Beach History collection, I removed rubber bands, counted, organized, labeled and re-housed over 1,037 transparent photographic slides. These slides, measuring 2" x 2", depicted the various events of and branches in the Long Beach Public Library system dating from the 1960s- 1990s. They were originally stored [...]

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