Article Photos: Film archives help keep Oklahoma's history alive 4/6

OKLAHOMA HISTORY CENTER: Cory Ayers, moving image archivist in the research division at the Oklahoma Historical Society, looks at an old motion picture film  before loading the reel onto a film conversion unit on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.  Corey Ayers is the Moving Image Archivist for the Oklahoma Historical Society. In the past year, he and a single coworker have processed and cleaned up more than 320 historic films, converting them into high-def and uploading smaller versions to YouTube.   Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman