Once you’ve found those precious records of ancestors, after often painstaking research, the next important task is to ensure they are stored and protected safely. Standard PVC sleeves can suffer from leaching of plasticizer which lifts print off pages and ruins those valuable certificates. To ensure your collection of certificates and research documents are preserved in pristine condition, we’ve listed 5 tools that every family historian should have in their possession to guard against damage to those precious documents.
- Certificate Binders
- Springback Binders
- Storage Boxes
- Acid free pens and paper
- Acid free photo tape and glue
- Brass Archival Paperclips (non rusting)
- Archival Cotton Gloves