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Re: [BKARTS] Looking for a "low-brow" archival tape? Casting?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ben Wiens [mailto:ben@BENWIENS.COM]
> Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 2:52 PM
> I would imagine that a short tear
> repair under
> the microscope with the right technique and tools could be done in 2
> minutes.

I can see this type of repair being feasible on some types of papers, in
some circumstances.  But the tear could not cross any print or handwriting,
because manipulation of the paper fibers would distort the media.

Cathy Atwood
Missouri Local Records Program

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