Provides a methodology for dating and identifying old photographs that includes techniques for analyzing the type of photograph, the subject and setting, the occasion, and the location. Preservation supplies and techniques for storing and scanning old photos will also be discussed. Actual period photographs from the speaker’s personal collection will be available for attendees to examine.
An interactive session analyzing and dating mystery photos will be the focus of the second hour of the workshop. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own mystery photos for guided analysis by the group during this interactive session.