Carmie brought in her parent’s original documents for immigration through Ellis Island in 1919. She had us scan, restore and reprint her damaged documents. They are much easier to read now and you don’t have to be afraid to handle this copy. see image at leftDaniel from the UK emailed us with a special request. […]
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Mad cow in a human, Washington’s first menu, big 1931 map of rail system scanned & restored and film including race cars and Green beans
Vicki drawing of her father while he was in the service in the 40s. The sketch is over 80 years old and she had just taken it out of the frame for the first time to scan. We reprinted 6 copies of it for her to share. Carol the youngest of 8 brought in the
Kathleen brought in a very damaged photo of two cute little girls. We carefully scanned the 18 x20 crumbling photo in on our wide format scanner, restored its former glory, brought back the sepia tone and then reprinted it as a more manageable photo at 11×17. What a transformation! We have loads of slides coming
In May 2019 I had some black-and-white negatives scanned at Leave A Legacy. I had been in a business that competed with some of the areas that they covered, so I knew of the quality work that they did. I had stopped my business due to health reasons. I decided to take my family’s negatives to them to be scanned. I knew that I could trust my heirloom negatives to them.
We remember with excitement all of the many projects we completed for clients over the past month. Thinking of all of the joy that was brought to many homes when families received the gift of memories.
Here are some of the interesting projects from last month: Jamie had a VHS of her social studies project from school when she interviewed her grandparents. Now she wants to gift the digital files to her mother and aunt.
David had over 1000 loose family photos sorted into 3 groups. Leave A Legacy helped him to complete his project by scanning them and making them into 3 different slideshows to share. Ann brought Leave A Legacy several scanning projects totaling over 2000 family photos. They really brought back some memories. Remember these child contraptions
Les brought in some more audio cassette tapes that he recorded of him reciting his poems. He had us transfer them from cassette to CD. I loved the title of his disc “More of Les” (as we have done several for him). Listen to this clip about the Bee Keeper’s Daughter. Linda brought in a
What to do with your old media and equipment once you have it all transferred by Leave A Legacy, Inc.
Donate your old working VCRs and video cameras to Leave A Legacy, Inc. Click here to download and printable copy of this blog. Other old electronics can be dropped off at Best Buy for recycling…free! Recycle your old media and equipment: Ship to Green disk 25 pounds for $15 and then$0.50/# for more greendisk.com to
Teresa brought in a collection of 74 audio cassettes to be transferred to mp3 files. The cassettes are all recordings made of her dad reading classic books. He is very expressive. They have copies of all of the books to follow along. These mp3 files will now be played for his great grandchildren. What a great treasure to pass down through the generations. Check out his wonderful voice as he introduces the book “All Creatures Great and Small” that he is going to read.
Ripping or copying DVDs starts at $10/disc. Ripping CDs starts at $4.50/disc Copying CDs start at $8/disc. You either have a collection of DVDs and want another copy of them to share with someone else in the family or you have a collection of DVDs that you want to turn into digital files on your