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How to Archive Family Keepsakes: Learn How to Preserve Family Photos, Memorabilia and Genealogy Records

Publisher: Family Tree Books

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Media: BOOK - paperback, 208 pages
Author: D. Levenick
Year: 2012
ISBN: 9781440322235
Other: tables, index
Publisher: Family Tree Books

In every family someone ends up with Mum's and Dad's "stuff" - a lifetime's worth of old family photos, papers, and memorabilia packed into boxes, trunks and suitcases. This inheritance can be as much a burden as it is a blessing. How do you organize your loved one's estate in a way that honors your loved one, keeps the peace in your family and doesn't take over your home or life? 'How to Archive Family Keepsakes' gives you step-by-step advice fro how to organize, distribute and preserve family heirlooms.

You’ll learn how to:
- Organize the boxes of your parents’ stuff that you inherited
- Decide which family heirlooms to keep
- Donate items to museums, societies, and charities
- Protect and pass on keepsakes
- Create a catalog of family heirlooms
- Organize genealogy files and paperwork
- Digitize family history records
- Organize computer files to improve your research

Whether you have boxes filled with treasures of are helping a parent or relative downsize to a smaller home this book will help you organize your family archive and preserve your family history for future generations.

Contents:
Introduction

Part 1: I Inherited Grandma's Stuff, Now What?
1. Organize Your Objectives
2. Organize Your Plan
- Set your goals and timelines
- Inventory your archive
- Order your storage supplies
3. Organize Assistance From Family Members
4. Organize Your Archive
- Sort and organize your archive
- Catalog your archive
- Find a home for your archive
5. Organize for the Future
- Donate your family archive
- Plan your legacy
6. Organize Archival Paper
7. Organize Archive Photos
8. Organize Artifacts

Part 2: Break the Paper Habit
9. Organize and Digitize Your Paper Documents
10. Digitize Your Family Archive
11. Organize Your Paper Files
12. Organize Your Computer

Part 3: Root Your Research in Strategies for Success
13. Organize Your Research
14. Organize Your Source Citations
15. Organize Your Software Solutions
16. Organize and Discover Research Connections Online

Conclusion
Index

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