Pratt Podcasts

Simple Measures: Preserving Family Records and Other Valuable Documents

Genealogy Circle

A Genealogy Circle Fall Program

Best practices for preserving paper-based materials and objects: books, paper documents, photographs and more.  Topics will include: proper storage and handling methods/techniques, appropriate environmental issues, and disaster preparedness.

Martha Edgerton is a Preservation Expert and Book Conservator with over 38 years of experience.  Martha has worked at the Johns Hopkins University as a Book Conservator and as supervisor of the Enoch Pratt Free Library's Bindery department.


Recorded On: Saturday, September 14, 2013