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12 Things You Might Not Know About MAD Magazine

Before the Internet, memes, SNL and Instagram the main source for influential, satirical media was Mad Magazine. Over 66 years the magazine published 550...

Magazine Display: Short Term vs Indefinite

Magazines are ephemeral. The topics and articles in them are in the public eye but are often soon forgotten. They are usually monthly publications...

Storage of Vintage One Sheet Movie Posters

Prior to the 1980’s,one sheet movie posters that were sent to theaters for movie release advertising were folded. It is considered best storage practice...

Magazine Toploaders

Toploaders Toploaders are a great way to protect and display magazines, photos, or documents. They are made from 16 gauge ultra-clear rigid vinyl and available...

The best way to protect magazines

People often ask us "what's the best poly material for archiving magazines?". In this video we discuss all the different types of materials and...

How to repair a document

Does your collectable document have a rip or a tear the possibly devalues it or makes it appear unattractive for framing or display? Document repair...

Got Mold?

Got Mold? How to Detect it, Causes, How to get rid of it, How to Prevent It. What is mold? Mold is a fungus. It can grow...

How to preserve ticket stubs

Alright, sports fans, it's time to protect those tickets! We have protective sleeves for every size that will guarantee your memories will last! Click...

How is your Deltiology collection doing?

How is your Deltiology collection doing? Just before the holidays I listened to a discussion on “Was the Market for Postcards Tanking”. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8d4IZMhjeW0 Mostly the...

User Review: 3 Ring Binder Pages

Mark G, a Bags Unlimited customer, gives us his insight on protecting and organizing his collections with Bags Unlimited's Large 3" three ring binders...

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Glossary Term: Cabinet Card

More glossary terms When photography was created it was first only used for documentation, a means to an end. The process was solidified with light...