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Missouri Digital Heritage :: Divided Loyalties Opening Exhibit :: Divided Loyalties Audio Tour :: Panel 36 - Document Preservation - (Digitizing Civil War Documents, Preserving Civil War Era Court Cases, Local Records Program)
Documents of lasting historical significance are susceptible to fire, water, oxidization, and the natural decomposition that comes with aging. It is the job of archivists to preserve and provide access to these records.
This concludes the audio tour of "Divided Loyalties: Civil War Documents from the Missouri State Archives." We hope you enjoyed your time with us today. If you would like to explore these documents further, please go to www.missouridigitalheritage.com or call the State Archives at 573-751-3280. For more information about Wolfner Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, please call 1-800-392-2614 or visit www.sos.mo.gov/wolfner.
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