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Firefighters of the Conservation and Research Center in Front Royal, Virginia: (at large truck on left, from l., clockwise from door): Larry Collins, David Schiftlett, Ken Lang, Stewart Burke, Peggy Johns, Calvin Allison, Jr., and Lowane Johnson (at small truck on right, from l.): Kevin Conway, Art Cooper, Russell Williams.
Date range based on Pomerantz's approximate age in photo.
The Smithsonian Libraries was recently gifted the flipbook Eagles in Flight. A flipbook is a grouping of still images of movement that when quickly “flipped” give the illusion of actual movement. The books reached their height of popularity at the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th century. This book is from a more »
The conservation of manuscript pages can be very tricky. In the case of the McAuley Diary, from our Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology, there were many issues. The manuscript consisted of multiple sized unbound sections housed together in a leather cover that was far too small for its contents. The pages were nearly more »