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BOOK AND PAPER CONSERVATORS 

& SOURCES OF CONSERVATION SUPPLIES
IN VIRGINIA'S SHENANDOAH VALLEY & VICINITY

 

Compiled as a community service of Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg VA 22807

Inclusion on this list does not imply the endorsement of JMU, nor does omission imply censure.

 

CONSERVATORS

Mrs. Jill Deiss, Cat Tail Run Hand Bookbinding, 2160 Cedar Grove Rd., Winchester, VA 22603. 540-662-2683. Binds, makes boxes, restores books.

Ms. Yolanda Merrill, 206 White St., Lexington, VA 24450. 540-463-6995, also 540-463-8662. Restores & binds books; conserves paper incl. deacidification of mss. & removal of adhesives.

Long's-Roullet Bookbinders, Inc.  Norfolk, VA  www.ongs-roullet.com 757-623-4244. Library, commerical, thesis and dissertation binding.

Mid-Atlantic Book Bindery, 1440 Hickory Hill Rd., Petersburg, VA 23803. 804-732-8970. Makes protective boxes.

Ms. Susan Nash, P.O. Box 1011, Shepherdstown, WV 25443. 304-876-3772. suenash@citlink.net. Repairs and conserves prints, drawings, watercolors, photographs, documents, pamphlets, historic wallpaper.

Mr. Marion E. Newkirk, Custom Hand Bookbinding, 102 Meigs Lane, Dayton, VA 22821. 540-879-9215. Repairs, conserves, & binds mss., manuals, record books, ledgers.

Wert Bookbinding, Grantville, PA www.wertbookbinding.com 800-344-9378 Full service library and commercial bindery with hand binding and restoration services.

SUPPLY SOURCES

Bookmakers, 8260 Patuxent Range Rd., Suite C, Jessup Md 20794.  301-604-7787. Bookmakers@earthlink.net.  www.bookmakerscatalog.com. Bookbinding materials and tools.  

Gaylord Archival Storage Materials Company, P.O. Box 4901, Syracuse, NY 13221-4901. www.gaylord.com. Offers a toll free number for questions about conservation: 1-800-448-6160.

Hollinger Corporation, P.O. Box 8360, Fredericksburg, VA 22404. 540-898-7300 and 1-800-634-0491.  www.hollingercorp.com.  Supplies libraries & archives with wide variety of conservation materials.

Talas, 330 Morgan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211. 212-219-0770. www.talas-nyc.com. Archival products and bookbinding materials for individuals and institutions.

Framers - Many local framing businesses are equipped to use acid free matting, acid free tape or wheat paste, ultraviolet filtering glass and other conservation materials and techniques upon request.

 

This page is maintained by Special Collections in Carrier Library, at James Madison University, Virginia, USA.  Questions?   Please contact us at: library-special@jmu.edu or call the preservation office at 540/568-7040.

Updated 8/2009