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It’s interesting to see over 100 years of a company’s development so beautifully cared for. Note the archival boxes for photos and documents! https://illumination.duke-energy.com/articles/he-helps-preserve-company-treasures If you are in charge of keeping your family, organizations, company’s, place of worship photos and documents...
Sometimes experts can shed light on a subject and change our perceptions in the process. A field most notably made up of 'old men' is the subject of a blog on Mental Floss by Rebecca Romney, a rare book dealer...
It’s interesting to see over 100 years of a company’s development so beautifully cared for. Note the archival boxes for photos and documents! https://illumination.duke-energy.com/articles/he-helps-preserve-company-treasures If you are in charge of keeping your family, organizations, company’s, place of worship photos and documents...
These beautifully rendered postcards show Louisianna’s major points of interest. https://www.afar.com/slideshows/discover-the-timeless-beauty-of-new-orleans-in-12-vintage-postcards/ https://www.bagsunlimited.com/product/8159/wire-display-rack  
Here are a few categories: Silk Postcards, Real Photograph Postcards, Linen Postcards, White Border Postcards, Big Letter Postcards – just to name a few. People also often sort and collect postcards by subject such as Halloween, WWII, Animals, Children,...
Stored paper products need protection from sunlight, airborne pollutants, innate acids, vermin, accidental spills, crimping and tearing. That’s a lot of issues to address by any standard. One of the more important elements to consider is what type of...
...as well as beautiful. History is kept alive through many venues. https://aurorasginjoint.com/2017/04/07/friday-foto-follies-vintage-movie-star-homes Keep your valuable postcards in our acid-free boxes. This blue-gray storage box holds both large and regular postcards. https://www.bagsunlimited.com/product/7548/postcard-photo-storage-boxes-museum-grade-archival
...are one of the arts influenced by the movement Art Nouveau Movement. They are examples of how the rise of lithography blurred the lines between fine art and mass production. Through prints and posters like the ones in the...
...and wreaked havoc on your book collection, knowing how to care for a waterlogged tome is good general knowledge to have. Below is a short article and a 2:39 video that will help you with that. http://mentalfloss.com/article/504493/how-rescue-wet-book https://www.bagsunlimited.com/product/6669/book-deodorizer Do your books have...
Three things make a paper document valuable: Rarity, Historical Value, and Condition. Rarity Over time many items made from paper are either just thrown away or disintegrate due to the poor quality of paper pulp.  Limited editions and the originals of...

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Early Christmas Cards

From a simple Christmas greeting It seems like Christmas cards have been around forever. However, the first Christmas card is credited to artist and illustrator...