Category Archives: Conservator at work

Posts which focus on the process of repackaging, conserving and preserving the material in the collection

Boxes of boxes

This morning, we took delivery of several boxes of folders and melinex sleeves for repackaging the Enid Blyton typescripts.  These are all conservation grade materials, and will hopefully ensure it’s easy for researchers to access the typescripts, while also providing … Continue reading

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Conserving Malory Towers

These photographs show Peter, our conservator, removing an original illustration for Last Term at Malory Towers from its frame.  The artwork was framed when we bought it, but had to be removed from the frame for conservation reasons.  The material … Continue reading

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