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Resources in Editing and Publishing Family Manuscripts

Resources in Editing and Publishing Family Manuscripts:

The Clarke Historical Library has an extensive section on preserving family materials in the "Preserving Memories - Caring for Your Heritage" section of our website.

Additionally, the Northeast Document Conservation Center gives good advice on preserving manuscripts and books. It is available on the Internet at

The number of web sites involving genealogy and family history is very large.  Helpful sites are:

The Library of Congress, which has an extensive catalog of genealogical information, can be reached on the Internet at  See also bibliographies of genealogical material, such Genealogies in the Library of Congress (1972) and The National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections, which locates manuscripts in archives around the country.