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Library of Congress Packard Campus Tour

On Columbus Day, 2017, I was able to go on a tour during the open house at the Packard Campus of the Library of Congress. This is where they process and store many audio-visual objects. For a film and media geek like me, it was a dream come true.

Film editing table
film editing table
rows and rows of sound recordings
rows and rows of sound recordings
file digitization
file digitization
image processing and cleanup
image processing and cleanup
automated video transfer
automated video transfer
film editing station
film editing station
audio equipment
audio equipment
nitrate film storage vault
nitrate film storage vault
film strip
nitrate film strip with damage

The Nuclear Bunker Preserving Movie History