Sassy Jane Genealogy

US and European Genealogy Research

Sassy Jane Genealogy

US and European Genealogy Research

Posts about the best ways to care for, preserve, interpret, and use family photos & records in your genealogy research.

28 Apr 2020

Use 100 Percent Cotton Paper – Tuesday’s Tip

By |28 Apr 2020|Archival Supplies, Family Photos & Records, Preservation, Tuesday's Tip|2 Comments

Today's tip is simple: use 100 percent cotton paper. For the printouts you intend to keep forever, cotton paper is the way to go. Paper Permanence Choose 100 percent cotton paper like Strathmore because [...]

21 Nov 2018

Interviewing Relatives for Family History

By |21 Nov 2018|Family Photos & Records, Holidays|3 Comments

Here are some tips for interviewing relatives for family history.The suggestions here come from my own professional experience, and from colleagues at the Society of California Archivists and the Oral History Association. Holiday gatherings may not [...]