Chicago Albumen Works

Doug Munson

511 West 25th Street, Suite 609
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 
212.929.6699/413.274.6901
Fax: 
413.274.6934
Best Time to Reach: 
business hours
Best Way to Reach: 
phone/email
Experience: 
20+
Certifications: 
American Institute of Conservation/Photo Materials Group; Society for Imaging Science and Technology
Education: 
M.A.
Statement of Work: 
Since 1976 the Chicago Albumen Works has focused exclusively on developing a wide range of services and products to assist the country’s leading museums, institutions, and private collections with the execution of their photograph preservation programs. The Chicago Albumen Works provides the following services: CAPTURE * High Resolution, Archive Scanning * High Resolution Optical Image Capture OUTPUT * Digital File to Archival Film for Preservation and Access (LVT) * Duplicate Negatives and Copy Negatives from Digital Files * Restored Color Transparencies * Archival Ink Jet Prints * Multiple File Delivery Options: CD, DVD, Hard Drive, FTP transfer. ACETATE DETERIORATION * Recovery of Deteriorated Negatives * Recovery of Deteriorated Microfilm TRADITIONAL DUPLICATING AND PRINTING SERVICES * Preservation * Archival Duplication (Film) * Fabrication of Custom Enclosures * Vintage Media Prints * Contemporary Media Prints COLLECTION SERVICES * Collection Surveys * Imagebase/Database Development * Disaster Recovery
Client List: 
Museum of the City of New York Norman Rockwell Museum Library of Congress California State Parks University of Colorado Boulder
Collections Management: 
Archival Arrangement & Description | Cataloging | Storage: Planning || Digital Archiving
Conservation: 
Assessment/Surveying | Conservation Planning || Negatives/Photographs