Archival Resource Roundup: Heritage Albums

Archival Resource Roundup: Heritage Albums

Web sites, suppliers, books and resources for creating heritage scrapbooks.

Web Sites

Arts & Creative Materials Institute <www.acminet.org>: Click on Certified Products to search ACMI’s list of archival safe scrapbook products.

Crazy for Scrappin’ <www.alysta.com/scrapbooking>: This site features how-to articles, product reviews, an “Idea Corner” and tips.

Creative Scrapbooking <www.creativescrapbooking.com>: Find historical headlines in the 1940 to 1999 almanac.

dMarie <www.dmarie.com>: The home of one of the largest online layout galleries hosts a time capsule tool. Enter any 20th-century date to get a list of events from that day.

The Ephemera Society of America <www.ephemerasociety.org>: Connect with fellow ephemerists, and get ideas for using postcards, tickets, trading cards and other paper keepsakes on your scrapbook pages.

Graceful Bee <www.gracefulbee.com>: If you’re new to scrapbooking, visit this Webzine for ideas and instructions.

Image Permanence Institute <www.rit.edu/-661www1>: Read up on the Photographic Activity Test, a standard for archival-quality photographic enclosures, and get tips for safe scrapbooking.

Preservation of Scrapbooks and Albums <www.loc.gov/preserv/care/scrapbk.html>: The Library of Congress gives scrapbook-preservation tips based on standards used by its own conservators.

Scrapbook Preservation Society <www.scrapbookpreservationsociety.com>: This site answers common questions about safe scrapbooking.

ScrapbookAddict.com <www.scrapbookaddict.com>: Before you buy papers, punches, labels or tools, check out this site’s product reviews. Visitors rate everything from scanners to stickers.

Scrapbooking.com <scrapbooking.com>: This Webzine features how-to scrapbooking articles and sample pages.

ScrapbookScrapbook.com

<www.scrapbookscrapbook.com>: This site sells printable backgrounds, borders, frames and clip art for your heritage album.

Tips on Preserving Scrapbooks <www.library.uni.edu/speccoll/icpctip1.html>: Follow this safe-storage advice from the Iowa Conservation and Preservation Consortium.

Your Family Legacy <www.webyfl.com>: Genealogy and scrapbooking meet at this online source for archival-safe supplies and advice.

Books

The Complete Guide to Creating Heritage Scrapbooks edited by Kimberly Ball and Michele Gerbrandt (Memory Makers Books)

Crafting Beautiful journals and Albums: How to Personalize, Embellish and Make Diaries and Scrapbooks by Anna Morgan (Memory Makers Books,)

Crafting Your Own Heritage Album by Bev Kirschner Braun (Betterway Books)

Creative Paper Techniques for Scrapbooks by the editors of Memory Makers (Memory Makers Books)

Creative Scrapbooking: Over 300 Cutouts, Patterns & Ideas to Embellish & Enhance Your Treasured Memories by Sandi Genovese (Sterling Publishing Co.)

Encyclopedia of Ephemera: A Guide to the Fragmentary Documents of Eveyday Life for the Collector, Curator, and Historian by Maurice Rickards (Routledge)

Extending the Past into the Future: A Heritage Photo Page Idea Book by Theresa A. Harley (Do You Remember When …. )

Family Scrapbooks by Michele Gerbrandt and Deborah Cannarella (Memory Makers Books)

Great Scrapbooks: Ideas, Tips and Techniques by Judith Durant and Michele Gerbrandt (Memory Makers Books)

Making Lumpy Scrapbook Pages (Hot Off The Press)

Making Scrapbooks: The Complete Guide to Preserving Your Treasured Memories by Vanessa-Ann and Gayle Humphreys (Sterling Publishing Co.)

New Ideas for Crafting Heritage Albums by Bev Kirschner Braun (Betterway Books)

Quick and Easy Pages by Joanna Campbell Slan (EFG)

Scrapbook Basics by Michele Gerbrandt and the Editors of Memory Makers (Mmemory Makers Books)

Scrapbooking for the First Time by Rebecca Carter (Sterling Publishing Co.)

Scrapbooking Your Family History by Maureen A. Taylor (Betterway Books)

Shape Your Memories by Patti Swaboda (Krause Publications)

SOS — Saving Our Scrapbooks by Jeanne English and Al Thelin (Creating Keepsakes from <www.creatingkeepsakes.com>)

A Victorian Scrapbook by Cynthia Hart, John Grossman and Priscilla Dunhill (Workman)

Scrapbook Suppliers

Accu-Cut

1035 E. Dodge St. Fremont. NE 68025 (800) 288-1670

<www.accucut.com>

?Anna Griffin

733 Lambert Drive Atlanta. GA 30324 (404) 817-8170

<www.annagriffin.com>

?The Attic

2413′ Crystal Lake Road Woodinville. WA 98077

info@atticalbums.com

<www.atticalburms.com>

?Bazzill Basics Paper

701 N. Golden Key St. Gilbert. AZ 85233 (480) 558-8557

<www.bazzillbasics.com>

?Canton

21 Industrial Drive South Hadley, MA 01075 (800) 628-9283

<www.canson-us.com>

?Coline Countryman

701 N. Third St., Suite 102 Minneapolis MN 55401 (612) 455-2247

<www.celinecountryman.com>

?Chatterbox

2141 W. Beacon Light Road Eagle, ID 83616 (888) 416-6260

<wwwchatterboxinc.com>

?CKC Creations

Box 10947 Bradenton. FL 34282 (888) 451-8080

<www.quiltclips.com>

?C-Line Products

1100 Business Center Drive Mount Prospect, IL 60056 (800) 323-6084

<www.c-lineproducts.com>

?Club Scrap

W6484 Design Drive Greenville. Wl 54942 (888) 634-9100

<wwwclubscrap.com>

?Colorbok

2716 Baker Road Dexter, Ml 48130 (800) 366-4660

<www.colorbok.com>

?Creating Keepsakes

14901 Heritagecrest Way Bluffdale, UT 84065 (888) 247-5282

<www.creatmgkeepsakes.com>

?Creative Memories

Box 1839 St. Cloud. MN 56302 (800) 341-5275

<reativememories.com>

?Creative Xpress

295 W. Center St. Provo, UT 84601 (800) 563-867

<www.creativexpress.com>

?C-Thru Ruler

6 Britton Drive Bloomfield, CT 06002 (800) 243-8419

<www.cthruruler.com>

?Current

1005 E. Woodmen Road Colorado Springs, CO 80920 (877)665-4458

<www.timestochprish.com>

?Design Originals

2425 Cullen St. Fort Worth, TX 76107 (800) 877-7820

<www.d-originalscom>

?Dimensions

1801 N. 12th St. Reading, PA 19604 (800) 523-8452

<www.dimension-craft.com>

?Dolphin Enterprises

4677 Bonner Circle Salt Lake City. UT 84117 (877) 910 3360

<www.protect-a-page.com>

?Ellison

25862 Commercentre Drive Lake Forest, CA 92630 (800) 2532238

<www.ellison.com>

?Emagination Crafts

463 W. Wrightwood Ave Elmhurst. IL 60126 (630) 833-9521

<www.emaginationcrafts.com>

?The Family Archives

Box 830 Surnas, WA 98295 (888) 622-6556

<www.heritagescrapbooks.com>

?Family Treasures

24922 Anza Drive, Unit A Valencia. CA 91355 (661) 294-1330

<www.familytreasures.com>

?Far and Away

1716 E. Holyoke, Suite A Spokane. WA 99217 (509) 340-0124

<www.farandawayscrapbooks.com>

?Fiskars

7811 W Stewart Ave Wausau, Wl 54401 (800) 500-4849

<www.fiskars.com>

?Frances Meyer

Box 3088 Savannah. CA 31402

<www.francesmeyer.com>

?Generations Archival

12312 Olive Blvd., Suite 400 St. Louis, MO 63141 (314) 542-5400

<www.generationtnow.com>

?Hot Off The Press

1250 NW Third Ave. Canby, OR 97013 (800) 227 9595

<www.paperpizazz.com>

?K & Co.

8500 NW River Park Drive. Pillar 136 Parkville. MO 64152 (888) 244-2083

<www.kandcompany.com>

?Karen Foster Design

Box 738 Farmington. UT 84025 (801) 451-9779

<www.karenfosterdesign.com>

?Keeping Memories Alive 260 N. Main

Spanish Fork. UT 84660 (800) 419.4949

<www.scrapbooks.com>

?Koto

Box 572 Windsor. CT 06095 (888) 636-5656

<www.kolo.com>

?Making Memories

1168 W. 500 North Centerville. UT 84014 (801) 294-0430

<www.makingmemories.com>

?Marvy Uchida

3535 Del Amo Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503 (800) 541-5877

<www.uchida.com>

?McGill

131 E. Prairie St Marengo, IL 60152 (800) 982-9884

<www.mcgillinc.com>

?Me and My Big Ideas

20321 Valencia Circle Lake Forest, CA 92630 webmaster@meandmybigideas.com

<www.meandmybigideas.com>

?Memory Makers

12365 Huron St., Suite 500 Denver. CO 80234 (800) 366-6465

<www.memorymakersmagazine.com>

?MiniGraphics

2975 Exon Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45241 (800) 442.7035

<minigraphics.com>

?Mrs. Crossman’s Paper Co.

Box 4467 Petaluma, CA 94955 (8oo) 429-4549

<www.mrsgrossmans.com>

?Northern Spy

Box 2335 Placerville, CA 95667 (530) 620-7430

<www.northernspy.com>

?Paper Adventures

Box 04393 Milwaukee, WI 53204 (800) 727-0699

<www.paperadventures.com>

?PaperKuts

Box 91836 Long Beach. CA 90809 (888) 881-5861

<www.paperkuts.com>

?Pioneer Photo Albums

Box 2497 Chatsworth, CA 91313 (818) 882-2161

<www.pioneerphotoalbums.com>

?Rag and Bone Bindery

1088 Main St. Pawtucket, Rl 02860 (888) 338-8128

<www.ragandbone.com>

?Scrap in a Snap

1359 E. Main St. Lehi, UT 84043 (866) 462-7627

<www.scrapinasnap.com>

?Sakura of America

30780 San Clemente St. Hayward, CA 94544 (800) 776-6257

<www.gellyroll.com>

?SEI

1717 S. 450 West Logan, UT 84321 (800) 333-3279

<sql.shopsei.com>

?Stampendous

1240 N. Red Cum Anaheim, CA 92806 (800) 869-0474

<www.stampendous.com>

?Westrim Crafts

7855 Hayvenhurst Ave. Van Nuys, CA 91406 (800) 727-2727

<www.westrimcrafts.com>

Scrapbooking Software
 
?American Greetings Scrapbooks & More!

Broderbund (800) 395-0277

<www.broderbund.com>: PC; $9.99.

?Aunt Abigail’s Photo Album

Aunt Abigail Software info@auntabigail.com

<www.auntabigail.com>: PC; $29.99.

?Flip Album

E-Book Systems (866) 532-8080

<www.flipalbum.com>: PC; $19.99 Standard edition or $49.95 Suite with CD creator.

?Hallmark Scrapbook Studio

SierraHome (800) 757-7707

<www.sierrahome.com>: PC; $19.95.

?My Scrapbook

Ulead (800) 858-5323 <www.ulead.com>: PC; $24.95.

?Photo Album Pro

Biography Software sales@biographysoftware.com <www.biographysoftware.com>: PC; $49.95.

?Scrapbook Factory Deluxe

Nova Development (800) 395-6682

 
From the May 2004 Preserve Your Family History

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