Attempts to save New Orleans' Archival Records Thwarted By National Guard

Submitted by Amke on Wed, 09/07/2005 - 15:06

the_anarchivist writes "The New Orleans Notorial Archives hired the Swedish firm Munters to perform disaster recovery such as freeze-drying for their records. However, the refrigerated trucks Munters uses were turned away by the National Guard as they headed toward the repository buildings. The full story appears in this article from the New Orleans Times-Picayune."