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Making Things Work; Storage

06/30/1971


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Series
Making Things Work
Program
Storage
Program Number

2

Series Description

WGBH program (C. 1971) hosted by Thalassa Cruso on fix-it projects around the house - how to mend household items, remove stains. Series release date: 1971

Program Description

Thalassa Cruso attacks the problem of storage; what to keep and where to put it. Safe deposit boxes, insulated file cabinets, steel and cardboard cabinets are discussed as ell as makeshift fireproof system of an asbestos bundle. Important papers, canceled checks, income tax returns, receipts and homemade method of protecting credit cards, warranties are among the lsit of things to store. Records, stereo tapes, cassettes as well as camera equipment are protected during storage by use of silica gel. The proper care of books in a library; treatment of leather bindings, mending torn pages, corrections of broken book spine and book ends, good an bad, are all a part of tips on storage.

Duration

00:28:38

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Instructional
Topics
Home Improvement
Citation
Chicago: “Making Things Work; Storage,” 06/30/1971, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 1, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7FCA6AC9B4114C55BD785FD7C354964D.
MLA: “Making Things Work; Storage.” 06/30/1971. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 1, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7FCA6AC9B4114C55BD785FD7C354964D>.
APA: Making Things Work; Storage. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7FCA6AC9B4114C55BD785FD7C354964D
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