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Title:Digitizing Your Historical Photographs
Date:08/17/2011
Time:9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Catalog #:ARC 352
Description:Digitizing historical photographs can be a great way to share your history with a wider audience and save wear and tear on the original.
Goals: This workshop will:
  • address what you can digitize and why you should do it
  • present the scanning process and the creation of the metadata for the scanned item
  • discuss how you can use digitized photographs
Intended Audience:Anyone Interested in the subject
Location:Victor Town Hall
 85 East Main Street
 Community Meeting Room 
 Victor, NY 14564
Directions:
PRINT AND BRING YOUR WORKSHOP HANDOUTS WITH YOU
The handouts will be made available electronically and will also be made accessible for the disabled. Accessible copies of our handouts for this workshop will be posted or emailed to you in advance at http://www.archives.nysed.gov/a/workshops/workshops_handouts.shtml.
Printing publications and other related material is optional.
Need some help? Email ARCHTRAIN@mail.nysed.gov.
**Please bring your own mug or cup for coffee. Thanks very much!
DIRECTIONS TO THIS LOCATION:
From Rochester and environs:
  • Take 490 East to Exit #29, the last exist before the NYS Thruway (stay in the right lane). Exit right, then at the end of the ramp, turn left onto Route 96 South for approximately 4 miles, until you enter the Village of Victor. You will pass 3 signal lights: The first is at the intersection of High Street and West Main, the second is at School Street and West Main, and the third light is at Maple Avenue and Main. Begin to look for the new Town Hall on the left, and make a left-hand turn at the "Enter" sign. Parking is free.
From NYS Thruway, traveling from either East or West:
  • Take Exit #45. Immediately ahead of the toll booths, get into the far right lane and turn right onto the first exit ramp. Take a left at the end of the ramp, onto Route 96 South. Continue by following the directions above.
http://www.victorny.org
County:Ontario
Offered by Local Government Office Region 7

 

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