Columbus: “How to Digitize Your Personal Collections”

By cmccune, posted on May 3rd, 2011.

[ May 28, 2011; 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. ] Join the Ohio Historical Society for a presentation on how to digitize your personal collections. Learn about digitizing photographs and storing print and digital photos.

Details: This lecture is free with admission to the Ohio Historical Center.

Sponsor: Ohio Historical Society, Technology Corps: Ohio History Service Corps

Location: Ohio Historical Center, 1982 Velma Ave, Columbus Ohio 43211

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Program To Digitize Personal Documents and Photos

By cmccune, posted on April 13th, 2011.

Contribute To Ohio’s Civil War Story For Sesquicentennial
Kept in a drawer or a box in the closet, family keepsakes, such as tintypes, letters and personal records from the Civil War era are gathering dust and are in danger of deterioration and being misplaced, according to Angela O’Neal, director of Collections at the Ohio Historical Society. […]

Ohio Civil War Era Newspapers to be Digitized

By cmccune, posted on March 15th, 2011.

Ohio Historical Society Receives National Grant to Preserve Historic Ohio Newspapers
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has given $334,000 to the Ohio Historical Society to continue its digitization of Ohio’s microfilmed newspapers.
The National Digital Newspaper Program in Ohio, a part of the National Digital Newspaper Program developed by NEH and the Library of Congress, […]