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The Amazing Quest To Preserve And Restore 52,000 Holocaust Testimonials

The Amazing Quest To Preserve And Restore 52,000 Holocaust Testimonials

From 1994 to 1999, some 52,000 testimonies from Holocaust survivors and eye-witnesses were recorded on Betacam SP tapes by USC’s Shoah Foundation’s Institute for Visual History and Education. Last year, a massive preservation project was completed that digitised all the inventory — but about five per cent of the tapes…