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On the Job

Photo conservator sees the big picture

The Weissman Preservation Center is home to a team of highly specialized conservators and technicians, dedicated to safeguarding millions of rare holdings — books, prints, manuscripts, maps, photographs, drawings — at Harvard Library.

As one of two preservation staff members dedicated to photo conservation, Elena Bulat describes her role as “chemist, art historian, photographer, and much, much more.”

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