Keeping Chronicles Paperback / softback
Keeping Chronicles is the latest book by Rosemary Sassoon.
It intends to show the many ways handwritten and other documents from family archives and other sources are so valuable, not only to the family concerned, but to local as well as national museums.
The many examples within the book illustrate different categories such as letters, diaries, travel records, business and legal ones, personal scrapbooks, school books and cookery books etc.
Also included is practical advice from professionals in the field about how to preserve such items and present them for safekeeping to museums.
Rosemary discusses her own memorabilia collection and shows how she has preserved these historical items.
After giving talks on the matter of preserving written items, Rosemary was saddened to hear that so many people discarded such memorabilia, destroying family history in a minute, because they were unsure of how to preserve these items to keep.
This book will inspire readers to start their own memorabilia collection.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 176 pages
- Publisher: Book Guild Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/06/2018
- Category: Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections
- ISBN: 9781912083305