Unlike letters or documents with names, dates and places, family artifacts are often left unlabeled and their histories get lost. Without a past, that treasure and its untold history may be tossed out. Time you spend today to identify and record the history of your treasures will give them a better chance to survive into tomorrow.
Use these type-in forms to write a provenance—what family archive expert Denise May Levenick calls a Treasure Tale. All you need is a bit of time and your knowledge of the heirloom.
Get the Heirloom Provenance Writing Project Forms in PDF format: