Photo cleaning and care – solving common problems

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Part 2 of 2 – Proper handling can prevent some damage to photographs. Clean, white cotton gloves should be worn while handling photographs. Oils from hands, lotions and other sources can mark the image’s surface and may not be reversible. Never use ink to mark photographs or enclosures. Instead, use a soft lead pencil on the reverse side of the photo.


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Caring for and displaying your keepsake photos

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Part 1 of 2 –  With the move to digital photography, many of us know how to store and back up those files. However, you probably also have a box (or boxes!) of historical family photos that you’d like to preserve for future generations. Photographs are easily damaged by improper handling, storage and exposure to environmental conditions. What can we do to protect these priceless gifts of history?


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Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa reviews his insurance policies

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Santa is a busy man this time of year, making toys and preparing his sleigh for the big day. Like many business owners, he relies on his local independent insurance agent. Santa has the policies he needs to cover his workshop, employees and their products. Do you? Read Santa’s insurance list, then locate an agent to help you check yours.


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