<html><head><style type="text/css"><!-- DIV {margin:0px;} --></style></head><body><div style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:10pt;color:#000000;"><div>How Do I Begin To Document and File Family History?<br>(Genealogy) UPDATED<br><span><a target="_blank" href="http://www.academic-genealogy.com/documentfilefamilyhistory.htm">http://www.academic-genealogy.com/documentfilefamilyhistory.htm</a></span><br><br>Sub Section: Family Records &amp; Family Traditions<br><span><a target="_blank" href="http://www.academic-genealogy.com/documentfilefamilyhistory.htm#familytraditions">http://www.academic-genealogy.com/documentfilefamilyhistory.htm#familytraditions</a></span><br>Miscellaneous Record Sources of Genealogical Information<br>has been juxtaposed, for comparison and contrast with the<br>Encyclopedia of Genealogy, as well as the excellent and<br>meticulously detailed Genre Terms - Thesaurus, from the<br>Rare Books and Manuscripts Division of
 the Association<br>of College and Research Libraries.<br><br>Telling Your Story has been supplemented with a project:<br>Every Object Tells a Story, which provides family learning<br>through the use and presentation of treasured objects that<br>may be found in the home and in museums.<br><br>Your Old Books asks, "Are old letters, scrapbooks,<br>and documents valuable?"&nbsp; [Collectors and librarians<br>often compete for the letters, cards, documents, photographs,<br>and manuscripts of famous people, creating a market for them.<br>The market value of such materials, like that of printed books,<br>depends on perceived importance and condition.&nbsp; Similar materials<br>created by people who are not famous may be of interest to librarians<br>if they document a particular place, era, or segment of society.]<br><br>End Reference from Googleâ„¢ Books: Caring for Your Family Treasures:<br>Heritage Preservation.&nbsp; How to preserve heirlooms and other
 family<br>keepsakes, including photo albums, clothing, leather, paper documents,<br>scrapbooks, furniture, old silver, wedding gowns and dolls.<br></div>



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