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    In every family, someone ends up with “the stuff.” It is the goal of The Family Curator to inspire, enlighten, and encourage other family curators in their efforts to preserve and share their own family treasures.

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    More Blog Book Tour News: Giveaway Winners, New Reviews and Thank YOUs!


    Thank you for joining the How to Archive Family Keepsakes Blog Book Tour -- from Southern California to Ontario, Canada, from Texas to Illinois to Utah. I would love to hear what you think about the tour and invite you to complete a short survey here

    More to Read

    You'll also find a special Blog Book Tour encore post at The Catholic Gene, on a subject of interest to many genealogists and family historians -- The Books They Leave Behind: Preserving Family Bibles and Religious Books.

    And, for a book review from expert researcher Lisa Alzo, visit The Accidental Genealogist to read For the Packrat and the Genealogist: A Review of How to Archive Family Keepsakes.

    Purchase My Book and Support the Student Genealogy Grant

    Visit the Book Page to order, or learn more information about How to Archive Family Keepsakes. Book purchases throughout the tour help fund the 2013 Student Genealogy Grant.

    Giveaway Winners

    Congratulations to the winners of the How to Archive Family Keepsakes Blog Book Tour. Please contact me with your full name and address, or email so that I can send you your prize!

    Week 1 Winner of the Family History Photo Archive Kit --
    Mary Nelson, commenter at 4YourFamilyStories

    Week 1 Runners Up, free copy of How to Archive Family Keepsakes -- 
    Annemarie Taylor, commenter at 4YourFamilyStories
    Tina Telesca, commenter at The Armchair Genealogist

    Week 2 Winner of the Family History Oversize Archive Kit -- 
    Robyn, commenter at The Practical Archivist

    Week 2 Runner Up, free copy of How to Archive Family Keepsakes -- 
    Cheryl Smallwood-Roberts, commenter at The In-Depth Genealogist

    Twitter Tweeter Winner, free PDF copy of How to Archive Family Keepsakes --

    FaceBook Friend Winner, free PDF copy of How to Archive Family Keepsakes --
    Eli Melitz 

    Google+ Winner, free PDF copy of How to Archive Family Keepsakes --
    Jenna Mills 

    Thank You Blog Book Tour Hosts

    A special thank you to each host on the Archive Keepsake Blog Book Tour and all the readers who followed along. I hope that you have picked a few tips for working with your own family keepsakes.

    Archive Keepsakes Blog Tour Hosts
    (a virtual round of applause...)


    Friday, January 11 – 
    Meet and Greet Author Denise Levenick -- 5 Little Known Facts About The Family Curator 
    with Host Thomas MacEntee at GeneaBloggers



    Saturday, January 12 – 
    7 Steps Toward a Paperless Genenealogy Office &Podcast Interview Book Excerpt 
    with Host Lisa Louise Cooke atGenealogy Gems Podcast Blog



    Sunday, January 13 –

    How to Read Your Ancestor Like a Book, Guest Post at Moultrie Creek Gazette, plusInterview & Review by Bookseller Denise Olson of Moultrie Creek Books




    Monday, January 14 –
    Scanner Options for Genealogists Book Excerpt at
    4 Your Family Story, plus Book Review 
    by Tech Expert Caroline Pointer



    Tuesday, January 15 – 
    What to Save? What to Toss? Guest Post and FREE Handout at Olive Tree Genealogy 
    with Host Lorine McGinnis Schulze



    Wednesday, January 16 – 
    A Coffee, A Comfy Chair and a Q & A with Author Denise Levenick at The Armchair Genealogist





    Thursday, January 17 –

    Many Things Thursday
    speaks to a love of old photographs at
    Shades of the Departed
    with footnoteMaven. 



    Friday, January 18 – 
    First, Save History Guest Post 
    at Dr. Bill Tells Ancestor Stories
    with Dr. Bill Smith


    Saturday, January 19 – Week 1 Giveaway Winners at The Family Curator 


    Sunday, January 20 –
    Got Genealogy Records? Book Excerpt
    with Sally Jacobs at Practical Archivist




    Monday, January 21 – 
    Bashing Brick Walls, One Brick at a Time 
    Guest Post at The In-Depth Genealogist




    Tuesday, January 22 – 
    How to Preserve Vintage Cookbooks Book Excerpt at Food. Family. Ephemera
    with Gena Philibert-Ortega




    Wednesday, January 23 – 
    Video Interview and Free Download 
    with Myrt at DearMYRTLE



    Thursday, January 24 –
    6 Tips for Scanning Success Guest Post 
    with Miriam Robbins at AnceStories




    Friday, January 25 - Saving Time: Caring for Heirloom Clocks 
    Guest Post at The Houstory Hearth



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    Reader Comments (1)

    Congratulations everyone and thanks for a great Blog Tour!

    January 26, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterCheri
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