Hands-on photograph preservation workshop set for Nov. 26
BISMARCK – “Preserving Family Photos,” a hands-on photograph preservation workshop, will be held Nov. 26 from 1-4 p.m. at the Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library. The workshop is open to everyone.
Staff from the North Dakota State Archives and State Library will present strategies for organizing family photographs and making items easy to find and share. Participants will learn how to number photograph collections, describe photographs following professional standards, create a simple system to search for people, places, and subjects, and scan and store photographs. Participants are asked to bring a representative sample of 25 photographs, in any format such as prints, negatives, slides, etc., to work on.
Cost is $10 and registration is limited. Register at photocollection.eventbrite.com.