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aic-photographic is a closed list, available only to members in good standing of the Photographic Materials Group of the American Institute of Conservation for Historic and Artistic Works. This list is intended as an aid to members looking for help with specific questions, new ideas and generally be a forum for more communication among photographic materials conservators.
aic-photographic is intended for professionals. Subscribers are expected to interact accordingly. Blatant advertising, personal attacks ("flames"), off-topic posts and obscene language will not be tolerated. Subscribers who violate this warning will be removed from the list at the discretion of the listowner
Images and attachments are acceptable only if they are necessary for you to convey your point, that is, if they add information that will help others to understand the topic under discussion.
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