11375ISO archival labels w/adhesive backing
- Feb 1, 2010Ed is right, wheat starch paste is the best option here, as it is
A good resource for these questions is the Conservation Online Distlist,
with searchable archives from CoOL, as well as the Preservation
Administration listserv (PADG). Suppliers of archival materials are listed,
From: Ed Inman <edinman@...>
Date: Mon, 1 Feb 2010 12:08:39 -0600
Subject: Re: [PPLetterpress] ISO archival labels w/adhesive backing
I asked that same question many years ago and was told rather sternly by
some librarians there is really no such thing as an archival self-adhesive
sticker suitable for bookplates. Over time they will peel and stain, causing
damage to antique books.
I was told a more professional approach is to use an acid free paper
attached with wheat paste:
>From: Tia Blassingame <archeditor@...>for
>Sent: Feb 1, 2010 11:14 AM
>Subject: [PPLetterpress] ISO archival labels w/adhesive backing
>I am looking for archival labels with adhesive backing that are suitable
letterpress. They will go in antique books. The minimum dimensions are 4" x
but a large sheet to cut down is preferred.
>Does anyone know what, if any, manufacturer makes this/what company sellsthis?
>Any leads are greatly appreciated!
>Tia Blassingame, LEED GA
>environmentally-friendly letterpress stationeryprimrosepress.etsy.com
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