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Archive for the ‘Photographs’ Category

Alexander Hesler/George Ayres interpositive of Abraham Lincoln

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012
 Interpositive of Abraham Lincoln by Alexander Hesler/George Ayres

Interpositive of Abraham Lincoln by Alexander Hesler/George Ayres

Here’s a really interesting video about a glass photo image of Abraham Lincoln being repaired. I guess it’s full technical identification is an Alexander Hesler/George Ayres interpositive. Too bad its only 30 seconds. I would have liked to see more details. Really interesting:

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Woman’s World “Your Perfectly Organized Life” Dec 2010 Wet Photos, How To Save Your Stuff From A Disaster

Friday, November 19th, 2010
Woman's World, "Your Perfectly Organized Life" Dec. 2010 Wet photos, How To Save Your Stuff From A Disaster, Scott Haskins

Woman's World, "Your Perfectly Organized Life" Dec. 2010 Wet photos, How To Save Your Stuff From A Disaster, Scott Haskins

7 Quick, Inexpensive Steps – An Archival Method For Storing Photos, Letters and Certificates

Saturday, October 16th, 2010

Piles of photos and letters that need protection?

Piles of photos and letters that need protection?

Women’s World Magazine recently interviewed me for information on what can a busy woman do at home, on her own, really quickly, if she spills her morning ‘Joe’ or a glass of liquid on some photos. I mentioned about the process of writing the article a couple of times on my Facebook Page at “Save Your Stuff.”

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Quick and Cheap Archival Scrapbook, Photo album, Memories- 3 Survival Tips

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

Recently, my nephew got married to a really great girl. We are thrilled to have her in our family. Their story of how they met, how they romanced each other and how the proposal went was sooo cute and it was all illustrated in a scrapbook next to the sign-in book at the reception. Everyone got a kick out of looking through it. What a priceless piece of family history that was JUST created! I would be heart sick to know that because of moving or because of some other casual forgetfulness that this scrapbook of memories was to be lost…  So, here are some tips to protect, preserve and save these treasured memories:

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Mold damage and storage of family history.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010


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Family history, certificates, videos, photos… What’s MOST important to you?!

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010


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A story of recovering photos after a flood

Saturday, April 11th, 2009

Here’s a letter from a photographer that had a flood in his darkroom. Although you may not have the skills, you can get the services of a photo lab to help you in time of need. Notice also, how he set priorities of things he wants to save.

April 10, 2009,

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