This session will discuss the most common threats to historic scrapbooks, and demonstrate strategies for safe handling, stabilization, and storage. Participants will gain tools for identifying the highest-risk items in their collection; setting priorities for stabilization and rehousing; and creating the best strategy for long-term preservation.
SOS (Save Our Stuff)
Iowa Conservation and Preservation Consortium
Mason City, IA
Art and Materials Conservation | Book and Paper | Library and Information Science
Tedone, Melissa, "Historic Scrapbooks: Common Risks and Sensible Solutions" (2013). Preservation Outreach and Workshops. 3.