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Master Recordings — From Abbey Road to Born to Run — Could Be Lost Forever, Without Archivists' Help

Capitol's archives are well-cataloged and read more

Paul Newman’s Lost Masterpiece

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Cold War bunker built to protect president now holds explosion-prone, historic films

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This Movie Was Nearly Lost. Now They’re Fighting to Save It

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Stirring Re-Release Trailer For Abel Gance’s Newly Restored, 5 1/2 Hour Silent Epic ‘Napoleon’

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Master Recordings — From Abbey Road to Born to Run — Could Be Lost Forever, Without Archivists' Help

  16.12.12 1:54pm

Capitol's archives are well-cataloged and well-preserved, but in other cases, analog tapes can be surprisingly hard to track down — or so poorly stored that, even once found, they're impossible to restore.

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