July 548

More than 20 000 papers were Restored at the Laboratory of Restoration in 2019

21 046 papers, 426 photo positives, 4 photo albums, 97 draughts, 75 newspapers, posters and other archival material were restored at the Laboratory of Restoration of the National Archives of the Ministry of Justice of Georgia during 2019.

Among the restored material are the documents of the 17th-19th centuries from the Old Documents Division of the Central Historical Archive; periodicals of the 19th-20th centuries; draughts of the Technical Documents Division of the Central Archive of Contemporary History; material from the Division of Literature and Art. Photo positives and albums from the Central Audio-Visual Archive were also restored.

Laboratory of Restoration is also involved in the project of digitalization. In its frames 874 files were bound again, set in cover and prepared for digitalization during the year.