Getting Candid About Collections Care

A hard truth we face at the archives is that many forces are working against the records in our care. And, unfortunately, the same goes for the irreplaceable items in our personal collections. Thus, we must take actions that help to prolong the life expectancy of our collections and directly address known agents of deterioration. These simple tips will help you preserve your family papers and photographs for the next generation. Preventing damage is the key to preservation.