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A Mystery Roll of Film Arrives at AAMLO Sean Dickerson walks through the steps of assessing a mystery film that arrived in the mail at AAMLO. This photo series is from Episode 2 of Check Your Shelf: the Oakland Public Library Podcast. anchor.fm/oakland-public-library

Battered yellow shipping box. Enormous rusty reel of film.
It's in pretty good shape. No molding or vinegar smell!
Taking measurements
The case is a little rusty, but that can be replaced.
Sean works some magic over a light box.
Counting in.
Sean uses a loupe to get details.
And there it is: the Pabst Blue Ribbon logo!

Credits:

Amy Martin