Preserving My Family Stories, a CD created to help individuals discover and preserve their own family stories, is now available free of charge at the Pasadena Museum of History while supplies last. The contents of this disc are intended to help individuals learn to research, document and protect items of historic and sentimental value. It is produced in conjunction with Pasadena Museum of History’s exhibition Family Stories: Sharing a Community’s Legacy, which is on display through January 10, 2010.
The disc contains information for:
· Preserving Photos
· Preserving Textiles
· Preserving Documents
· Preserving Objects
· Doing Oral Histories
· Researching Your Neighborhood
· Researching Your Family Tree
· Compiling Family Recipes
· Links to Online Sources
and much more. The CDs are available to Museum visitors upon request; no purchase required.
The Family Stories exhibition is open 12-5 pm Wednesdays through Fridays; free admission every Wednesday to visitors who live, work or go to school in Pasadena and neighboring communities. Please visit www.pasadenahistory.org for additional information, or call 626-577-1660, ext. 10.