Remember when I commented that not all collections are filled with WWII photographs and love letters? Well, that is definitely true of the City of Kingsport Planning Commission files from the 70s and 80s.
Following is a little photo essay of what I have been doing this week and it ends with a fun little gem for computer history aficionados.
The best find of the week was this envelope. Here is a little history about these IBM magnetic cards.
Although sorting through donated materials is not as glamorous as scanning photographs, completing a reference request, or preserving 19th century correspondence, conserving shelf space in such a small archives and allocating our limited processing supplies budget with care is vital!