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Guidelines for the Careful Handling of Documents (GA) 

05-12-2021 05:12 PM

Two page guide for how to properly handle and care for paper documents as a way to minimize damage through handling. The summary provided by the Georgia Archives states: Whenever materials of permanent value are handled, they become vulnerable to damage. By raising awareness about the potential harm caused unsound handling techniques, damage can be minimized. A number of simple guidelines are outlined below.

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Document Creating / Publishing Body: The Georgia Archives

Date of Creation: 2012

Related Policies / Guidelines: Guidelines for the Careful Handling of Photographs (GA) and Guidelines for the Careful Handling of Books (GA)

Topics: Best Practices, Preservation

States: Georgia

Date Resource Added/Modified: May 12, 2021


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