Articles & Interviews

Postcards are more than a pretty picture

Vintage postcards are more than just a pretty picture to die hard collectors. They can be a personal trip down memory lane, or an insight into someone else's past. https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/long-island-postcard-club-1.17753496  

Storage of Vintage One Sheet Movie Posters

Prior to the 1980’s,one sheet movie posters that were sent to theaters for movie release advertising were folded. It is considered best storage practice to keep these movie posters folded when archiving them. We...

Magazine Toploaders

Toploaders Toploaders are a great way to protect and display magazines, photos, or documents. They are made from 16 gauge ultra-clear rigid vinyl and available in many sizes including these two below. Single Sheet Ultra-PRO® Toploader...

The best way to protect magazines

People often ask us "what's the best poly material for archiving magazines?". In this video we discuss all the different types of materials and their uses. From polyethylene to polypropylene and polyester (mylar). All three...

How to repair a document

Does your collectable document have a rip or a tear the possibly devalues it or makes it appear unattractive for framing or display? Document repair can sound like a daunting task but its really not...

Got Mold?

Got Mold? How to Detect it, Causes, How to get rid of it, How to Prevent It. What is mold? Mold is a fungus. It can grow on anything. In this article, I will discuss the causes...

How to preserve ticket stubs

Alright, sports fans, it's time to protect those tickets! We have protective sleeves for every size that will guarantee your memories will last! Click the images for details for each of these sizes. Full line...

These Tourism Posters for Ireland are Amazing!

Our friends over at Lonely Planet have a fantastic post covering some 20th century Irish Advertising Posters used to bring in more tourism. https://www.lonelyplanet.com/news/2018/01/29/vintage-tourism-posters-ireland/ These posters depict a very romantic Ireland that makes it really hard...

Ephemera Collection Protection Tips

Prior to the 1980’s,one sheet movie posters that were sent to theaters for movie release advertising were folded. It is considered best storage practice to keep these movie posters folded when archiving them. We stock a standard corrugated cardboard storage box that stores the posters vertically and an acid-free storage box with a drop-front that stores the posters flat. Folded...