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Conservation of photographs.

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Published by Eastman Kodak Co. in Rochester, NY .
Written in English


  • Photographs -- Conservation and restoration

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 155-156.

SeriesKodak publication ;, no. F-40
ContributionsEastman Kodak Company.
LC ClassificationsTR465 .E28 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p. :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2876027M
ISBN 100879853522
LC Control Number84080244

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