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archives box

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(also manuscript box), n. ~ A container made from materials appropriate for the long-term storage of archival materials.

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Archives boxes are usually the size of a document box, and the terms may be used interchangeably. However, archives box emphasizes that it is made from high-quality materials. Archives boxes are distinguished from records center boxes, the latter being made of inexpensive materials and used for nonpermanent records.