April 2012 Family Archivist: Finding Missing Heirlooms
7/18/2012
Tools for taking care of your family's legacy.

Ask the Archivist: Heirloom Hunting

 
Ever wish someone in your family had managed to save Great-great-grandpa’s Civil War letters or your fifth-great-grandmother’s Colonial era needlework? Joy Shivar started the JustaJoy.com heirloom exchange to reunite such items with their families. Here, she shares advice for finding your clan’s lost-lost treasures.