Denise May Levenick,
Title: How to Archive Family Keepsakes: Learn How to Preserve Family Photos, Memorabilia and Genealogy Records
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Cincinnati, OH Famil Tree Books
ISBN Number: 1440322236 / 9781440322235
Our Product Number: MSX017
In every family someone ends up with Mom'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 for 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 or 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.