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Thursday
Apr142011

Caring for Records (1969)

A fun post from the ARSC listserv I had to share, from a presentation concerning the care of records:

The link to dl it

What's great is that I remember my parents using some of these techniques when I was young.

Wednesday
Dec022009

The best of both loves...

Here's a story I found on Slate about the vaudeville singer Eva Tanguay, who has faded into obscurity, but was really one of the premiere US "rock stars" in the early 1900s! I also loved the slide show of old photographs. The digitization was done very well. I could almost smell the deteriorating paper backing! Anyway, this story combines a lot of my "loves"... Old photographs, vaudeville and historic music theater, and old recordings!