Preservation

General Information

The following web sites provide general information for other institutions and agencies responding to emergencies.

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Saving Family Treasures Guidelines

It's important to transfer or save labels on boxes to maintain intellectual control.

If wet boxes must be replaced, tear off and save the box label information and store with the contents.

Spread the contents of a damp box, in order, on clean paper to air dry.

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The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272

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