Quantcast

Latest Archival science Stories

2012-09-25 23:00:30

COIT, a leading supplier of specialty cleaning and disaster restoration services headquartered in San Francisco, is recognizing National Mold Awareness Month by reminding home and business owners that it is important to take steps to prevent mold from invading any building or structure. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2012 “By the time you see or smell mold in your home or business, you might already have a problem that will be difficult to address,” Bob Kearn, President...

2012-09-22 23:01:31

Newest offering from Mekel Technology scans 700 images per minute Frederick, Maryland and Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) September 22, 2012 Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announces the public unveiling of the Mekel Technology MACH 10 microfilm scanner on Sunday, September 23rd at ARMA International´s 57th Annual Conference and Expo at McCormick Center in Chicago. Available for demo in Booth 645, the MACH10 doubles the speed of Mekel´s MACH5 — scanning up...

2012-03-07 02:55:00

One of the largest property preservation companies in the western United States trusts FreeCustomWebsite.com with the task of building their custom website. WSR Preservation manages thousands of properties for banks that have a surplus of homes on their hands. The company utilizes their website to communicate with their vendors. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2012 One of the largest property preservation companies in the western United States trusts FreeCustomWebsite.com with the task of...

2012-01-08 08:00:00

The Crowley Company's Wicks and Wilson division introduces the firm's first self-manufactured on-demand multi-film scanner Frederick, Maryland, USA and Basingstoke, UK - (PRWEB) January 08, 2012 Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announces the January 20th debut of the Wicks and Wilson UScan, the firm´s first self-manufactured on-demand microform scanner, at the upcoming American Library Association Mid-Winter Conference in Dallas, Texas. Designed for walk-up patron...

2011-11-11 08:00:00

The Crowley Company (dba Crowley Micrographics), manufacturer and distributor of premier archival imaging hardware and systems, acquires long-time competitor Wicks and Wilson Limited to broaden product line and strengthen overseas presence. Frederick, Maryland, USA and Basingstoke, UK (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Christopher Crowley, president of The Crowley Company, announces the acquisition of key competitor Wicks and Wilson Limited. Based in Hampshire, England, Wicks and Wilson...

2011-07-30 00:01:03

Built on the success of our DT RG3040 Reprographic System is a new book capture system that will redefine the way bound materials are digitized. The new BC100 will meet the high demands of cultural institutions by providing the preservation-grade image quality, speed, and reliability needed to capture a wide variety of bound and loose materials - all while protecting their integrity. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2011 Digital Transitions through its Division of Cultural Heritage unveiled a...

2011-01-15 00:00:43

Program to Assist Groups and Individuals with Historical Preservation Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2011 Archives.com, an Inflection brand, today announces its Grant Program, a major initiative to assist individuals and communities with family, communal, and cultural research and preservation projects. The Archives.com Grant will help people and organizations take on historically significant projects that positively impact their family or community. "Since inception, Archives.com has...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related