This is an Archives Week event.
The archivists at the Center for Jewish History, representing the Center and its partner organizations, will hold an open house for the general public. The program include consists of informal discussion and Q&A with the Center conservator and professional archivists, followed by a tour behind the scenes at the Center, with additional input from the viewpoint of the archives staff. Topics will include:
- Housing and environment for family papers, photographs and scrapbooks
- What to do with obsolete audio-visual formats like VHS tapes, audio cassettes and 35mm slides
- Examples of how not to scrapbook and how not to repair at home will be on display
Handouts will be provided. For more information, see: http://www.cjh.org/event/2312