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Scrapbooking Your Military Ancestor

By Jean Hallenbeck
Halifax Genealogical Society presentation
November 10, 2011

Why scrapbook your ancestor?

  • To honor
  • To remember
  • To leave memories for descendants

How to scrapbook your ancestor

Collect materials

  • Information sources
  • Family background
  • Personal items
  • Stories
  • Certificates
  • Military papers
  • Pictures
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Internet research
  • Museums
  • History books
  • Memorials

Gather scrapbook materials and supplies

  • Appropriate scrapbook
  • Themed paper
  • Embellishments
  • Stickers
  • Borders
  • Tools
  • Scissors
  • Paper cutter
  • Acid-free Tape
  • Acid-Free Glue
  • Protective page covers
  • Scrapbook materials for Purchase
  • Michael’s Arts and Crafts
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Wal-Mart
  • Target
  • Creative Memories
  • Online
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