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29 Apr 2014

Preservation Week 2014 Textiles

By |29 Apr 2014|Archival Supplies, Family Photos & Records, Preservation|0 Comments

Preservation Week 2014 Textiles is today's post. This year Preservation Week is from April 27-May 3. A joint effort by the archives, library, and museum professions, Preservation Week is designed to share professional expertise on preservation of historical materials with individuals and [...]

28 Apr 2014

Preservation Week 2014 Home Movies

By |28 Apr 2014|Family Photos & Records, Genealogy, Personal Digital Archiving, Preservation|0 Comments

Today’s topic is Preservation Week 2014 Home Movies. This year Preservation Week runs from April 27-May 3. A joint effort by the archives, library, and museum professions, Preservation Week is designed to share professional expertise on preservation of historical materials with individuals [...]

27 Apr 2014

Preservation Week 2014 Family Photographs

By |27 Apr 2014|Archival Supplies, Family Photos & Records, Genealogy, Preservation|1 Comment

Today’s topic is Preservation Week 2014 Family Photographs. This year Preservation Week  is from April 27-May 3. A joint effort by the archives, library, and museum professions, Preservation Week is designed to share professional expertise on preservation of historical materials with [...]

20 Apr 2013

Free Webinar on Preservation of Family Photographs

By |20 Apr 2013|Family Photos & Records, Preservation|Comments Off on Free Webinar on Preservation of Family Photographs

There's a Free Webinar on Preservation of Family Photographs coming up. Last Friday I posted about National Preservation Week. One of many events that have been scheduled, this free webinar on the preservation of [...]

13 Jun 2018

Finding Ross Ancestors in Edderton

By |13 Jun 2018|Church Records, Digital Collections, Genealogy Pilgrimage, Heritage Travel, Ross, Scottish Genealogy|1 Comment

Finding Ross ancestors in Edderton was the next step in my genealogy pilgrimage to the Highlands of Scotland in 2017. My husband and I were off to Easter Ross to find Little Daan, where my [...]

16 Nov 2017

Fall Sale on Archival Supplies for Genealogy

By |16 Nov 2017|Family Photos & Records, Preservation|0 Comments

The fall sale on archival supplies for genealogy is going on right now. Get 20 percent off everything at Hollinger Metal Edge, where professional archivists, libraries, museums, and archives buy their supplies. USE CODE: FALL2017 I [...]

9 Nov 2017

Accessing National Archives Burned Records

By |9 Nov 2017|Military Records, World War I, World War II|3 Comments

In honor of Veterans Day, a post on accessing National Archives burned records. On July 12, 1973, a disastrous fire at the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) in St. Louis destroyed approximately 16-18 million [...]

4 May 2017

Caring for Scrapbook Family Photographs

By |4 May 2017|Family Photos & Records, Genealogy, Preservation|0 Comments

Are you caring for scrapbook family photographs? Do your scrapbook family photographs look like the one above? Here are some solutions from an archivist-genealogist. During #AskAnArchivist Day, Missy asked: I've been given large portions [...]