Saving Family Treasures and Important Collections

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When homes were inundated and lives upended in the historic flooding in south Louisiana in 2016, treasured possessions such as photos and other keepsakes became more cherished. In support of the Heritage Emergency National Task Force, Smithsonian preservation experts conducted workshops to teach the public simple techniques for preserving damaged personal heirlooms.