The Burton Holmes Film Archive:
Shown as Rescued, and in Transition to Eastman House
The Locked Storage Room, Opened for the First Time in Twenty Years
The Films on Shelves
Discoverer Jason Turner, with the Films Brought Out for Examination
Film Archive, Ready to Be Picked Up By BHHC
Damaged Film Can
Opening a Film Can
Damaged Film: the Challenge
In Temporary Storage, Prior to Shipment to Eastman House
Photographs one through three, of the films as discovered, are © Jason Turner; all other photographs are © Bruce Nolte, Burton Holmes Historical Collection; All Rights Reserved; used here by permission. Contact BurtonHolmes.org or the Burton Holmes Historical Collection for other use.
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Original Press Release announcing the discovery.
A short history of Holmes's film work.
George Eastman House, the film museum now holding this archive.
A video window showing short selections from the rescued film (on the Taschen site, advertising Genoa Caldwell's new book).
Update history: This page created 30 October 2004. Latest revision 3 December 2006; updated with Jason Turner's photographs 23 February 2011.