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Share and Preserve Your History!

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In celebration of Preservation Week, Denver Public Library Western History/Genealogy and the Society of Rocky Mountain Archivists are providing short preservation consultations for your family treasures with conservation experts on Monday April 25th at the Denver Public Library.
Staff from the Denver Public Library Western History/Genealogy Department will be on hand digitizing your artifacts for inclusion in the new WHG website “Creating Your Community,” to launch in the Fall. If you would like a copy of your image to take home with you immediately, bring a thumb drive or disk and we’ll give you a TIF of your image.   Monday, April 25, 10:30a - 3p Gates Meeting Room, Level 5 Denver Public Library 10 W. 14th Ave. Parkway Denver, Colorado 80204     To guarantee a session with a conservator, make a reservation through srmapreservation@srmarchivists.org or call 303-275-2214.   Walk-ins welcome as time allows. * experts in the conservation of books, paper, photographs, textiles, paintings and objects will be available     Due to logistical constraints, objects larger than 36” cannot be accommodated.