The Curse of Acetate; Or, a Base Conundrum Confronted

  title={The Curse of Acetate; Or, a Base Conundrum Confronted},
  author={Thomas A. Bourke},
This issue of Microform Review carries an interesting article by Philippe Rouyer on the early history of photographic stock used for microfilming purposes in libraries during its early days in the mid to late 1930's. Rouyer primarily concerns himself with the types of photographic film emulsions used and the development processing required. He points out, however, that this period also witnessed the introduction of cellulose acetate base in lieu of the cellulose nitrate base previously used in… 
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Microfilm, Paper, and OCR: Issues in Newspaper Digitization. The Utah Digital Newspapers Program

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Spaulding and Materazzi Revisited: A Ten Year Retrospect

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Rouyer , Philippe . " Microfilm Technology Today

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