Archival Storage Boxes are available in 3 configurations: Drop-front boxes, which allow for easy retrieval of stored items, Clamshell design, and a storage box for rolled items. They come in 3 material specifications as well: .060″ thick, Blue-Gray Perma/Dur® buffered board outside; heavy, white, lignin-free bond paper inside that has a pH of 8.5. Drop front on the long dimension of the box, TAN Acid-Free Boxes are made from .060″ thick, solid-core, lignin free cellulose fibers that are buffered and have a pH of about 8.5. Drop front on the long dimension of the box allows for easy print removal. Boxes come assembled and have metal-edged, reinforced corners for superior stacking strength, and Archival BLACK Museum Grade Photo and Print Storage Boxes are 60-point, acid-free, scuff resistant and buffered with a 3% calcium carbonate buffer. The interior is lined with a white paper that measures a pH of about 8.5. The boxes have metal-edged corners and ship assembled.
Whether you’re shipping your maps flat, folded or rolled, we have an excellent selection of sturdy mailers. For most mailers, we also have reinforcing cardboard backings that fit into the mailers for extra strength and corner and edge protection for your valuable collection while in transit.