How-to Guide for Preserving History and Culture


In this presentation, Tessa Campbell and Kaila Cogdill from the Hibulb Cultural Center and Natural History Preserve discuss their experience as non-trained archivists creating a “how-to” guide to be utilized for processing future collection materials. The presentation covered practical methodologies, materials needed, and storage environments as well as other issues of key importance in processing archival collections. This session was part of the ATALM annual conference held in Washington, DC on September 9-12, 2015.