FamilySearch Indexing:US, National Homes for Disabled Soldiers, 1866-1938, Project UpdatesEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

WIKI MESSAGE BOX

Recent changes to the "How To" library include a new presentation on how to index overlays. View There is a link to the "How To" library on each project update page.

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/extensions/FSAuthPlugin/FSOAuthPlugin.php?action=signin&returnto=https%3A%2F%2Fwiki.familysearch.org%2Fen%2FFamilySearch_Indexing%3AUS%2C_National_Homes_for_Disabled_Soldiers%2C_1866-1938%2C_Project_Updates%3Faction%3DwatchHow To LibraryUpdates HomeLibrary Bar Watch.jpg
FamilySearch Indexing:US, National Homes for Disabled Soldiers, 1866-1938, OverviewFamilySearch Indexing:US, National Homes for Disabled Soldiers, 1866-1938, Project UpdatesFamilySearch Indexing:US, National Homes for Disabled Soldiers, 1866-1938, Additional HelpsFamilySearch Indexing:US, National Homes for Disabled Soldiers, 1866-1938, Project LinksFSI Tabs Project Updates.jpg
 



 Lookup Lists- Lookup lists are not comprehensive nor are they to be considered the complete and final authority for indexing the field. There may be omissions but the lists are not commonly updated.

Page Number - If there is a handwriten number, use  it. (It may be in a location other than a corner of the page). If there is no handwritten number but only a stamped number use it. If there are two stamped numbers, use the higher number. If a page number was not recorded, press Ctrl+B to mark the field blank. (8/26) - Some of the images have 3 records down the page spanning both pages of the image. There often is no page number in the upper corners but there is a stamped number for each record. There is sometimes a handwritten number below it but it doesn't appear to coincide with any sequence as the stamped numbers do. Use the stamped number.


 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 6 April 2012, at 04:08.
  • This page has been accessed 1,513 times.