Conservation of the Edward Wilson scrapbook, Cheltenham College

Wilson cleaning 1

Cleaning the textblock with a latex sponge and removing the old adhesive from the spine folds

 

Text block after spine removed but before repair

Spine folds all cleaned and awaiting repair, before sewing the textblock

Sewing 2

Sewing the textblock with linen thread onto linen cord sewing supports to match the original structure

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