Conservation

Papers from the Headlam-Morley archive before flattening

Conservation work on the Headlam-Morley papers

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A gloved pair of hands cleans a document with a brush

The Churchill Archives Centre’s podcast, episode 1: Who is our Conservator?

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Development Director Fran Malaree with 7 members of the 'Postgraduate Eight' at a reunion dinner in the Churchill College dining hall

Mystery of the Canon’s watch solved!

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An open reel audio tape mounted on a reel to reel Studer machine

The Archive Centre’s part in the Unlocking Our Sound Heritage Project

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A thermal image and a photograph of the West wall of the strongroom. The wall is showing as purple and blue on the thermal image, compared to the yellows and oranges of the rolling stacks.

What we learnt from thermal imaging in storage areas

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Materials laid out on a table: boards, silica gel, plastic bags, humidity indicators and vacuum cleaner

Cold Storage during Lockdown

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A close up of the new binding with clean white conservation grade pages.

Conserving a ‘self-seal’ photograph album

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A view from the staff desk into the expanded reading room. There is an enlarged staff desk and a much larger study space for readers.

Refurbishment of the Churchill Archives Centre: planning for the future

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The same three photographs on a newly made fascicule. The layout of the original has been preserved, and each photograph is protected in a polyester sleeve.

From one scrapbook to another

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Housing artefacts at the Churchill Archives Centre

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An open clamshell box with the cigar and an envelope in their newly constructed housing.

Housing a new Winston Churchill old cigar at the Archives Centre

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A variety of cardboard archival boxes laid out on a white sheet. Some are visibly waterlogged while others are just a bit damp. Staff are gathered around, examining them.

Disaster Training Day at the Churchill Archives Centre

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