November 24, 2020

Film History: Eastman House Gets $100k NEH Grant To Help With Online Archive

From WXXI (Rochester, NY):

The George Eastman House has received a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to create an interactive online archive.

The grant will allow the Eastman House to digitally archive 60,000 artifacts from the Technicolor Motion Picture Corporation from 1915 to 1955. In collaboration with the Smithsonian, and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the Eastman House will make the collection of photographs, documentation and equipment available online for the first time.

The project begins in May with a projected completion date in November of 2017.

See Also: Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY) Announces $100,000 Grant for Eastman House

Direct to Eastman House Web Site

Direct to Eastman House Library

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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