[]
[]

The Unofficial Family Archivist

A Guide to Creating and Maintaining Family Papers, Photographs, and Memorabilia
Mannon, Melissa (Book - 2011 )
The Unofficial Family Archivist


Item Details

"Within every home is a treasure trove of information. Unfortunately, many irreplaceable documents that help tell individual stories, and the stories of our communities, are deteriorating among our personal belongings." With that warning in mind, this book focuses on the care of personal papers, photographs, and memorabilia found in the typical home. Written for individuals who hope to protect family history, this book provides everything an unofficial archivist needs to ensure materials that connect us with our past are available for future generations. Its goal is to help you create and maintain a valuable family and community resource of recorded information about your world from the unique point of view of you and your loved ones. The Unofficial Family Archivist is organized into eight sections that discuss preservation; creating and identifying materials that represent you; how to properly organize, preserve, and describe these items; how to prepare them to pass on to future generations. This book provides information to guide you so you may enjoy your materials, easily access them, feel comfortable that they will last for a long time and be treasured by your descendants.
Authors: Mannon, Melissa
Title: The unofficial family archivist
a guide to creating and maintaining family papers, photographs, and memorabilia
Publisher: [United States] :, Melissa Mannon,, c2011.
Characteristics: 247 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm.
ISBN: 0982727615
9780982727614
More » MARC Display»

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at AAPLD

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.