Nov 21, 2018

The Value of Items You Inherit

In recent years, I've been getting more and more queries from people who have inherited mounds of things from family members who traveled to or resided in Asia decades ago, before, during, or soon after World War II. Only sometimes do these items have significant monetary value. In most cases though, their value is cultural and historic. Please don't throw out your stuff if it cannot be sold without first determining if it is worthy of being preserved in a library, archives, or museum collection somewhere.

How to Preserve and Organize Old Photos

The Washington Post has an article that is a good, simple guide to helping people preserve and organize all their old family photos. See it here.