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Description

The purpose of this task is to add a template for other repositories for newspaper records. Add links to WorldCat, and Family History Library Catalog (FHLC).

This task is an intermediate task and requires some knowledge about or experience with writing in wikitext.

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Instructions

1. Sign up on the Assignment Chart to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.

2. Click on your chosen county name in the Assignment Chart. This will take you to your county page.

3. Login to the FamilySearch wiki using your FamilySearch login name and password. Find the sign-in area in the top right-hand corner of the page.

4. Click on the Newspaper section in the Contents.

5. On the right side of the Newspaper heading, click on the edit button that looks like a pencil in a box. This takes you to the Editing of that section.

6. Click on the word Wikitext with in toolbox at the top left side of the edit box.

7. Put your cursor under the subheading Newspapers Extracts and Abstracts Newspaper Section of the county page. Hit the Enter key to put in 2 blank lines.

8. Copy and paste the following template on the 2nd blank line:

{{CA Newspaper abstracts|Alameda}}


9. Replace Alameda with the name of the county you are working on.

10. Hit Enter on your keyboard.

11 In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Added CA Newspaper Record repositories template.

12. Click on the Save Page button.

13. Mark the Assignment Chart below to indicate you have finished the task.

Example of a Completed Heading

Finding More Ohio Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as WikiProject California Tasks-Newspaper Records Other Repositories newspapers in online catalogs like:

Example of a Completed Section

See Alameda County, California Newspaper Records

Assignment Chart Instructions

Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit. If you are accepting this task:

1. Sign in to the wiki at the upper right-hand corner of this page. Use your FamilySearch account username and password.
2. Open the Assignment Chart for editing by clicking on the check mark in the box at the right opposite the Assignment Table heading.
3. Place your cursor in the box under the heading Name/Date Task Accepted and opposite your county of choice. Not all counties have records included in this task. Choose from the counties listed in the table below.
4. Type 4 tildes (~). This symbol is located on the upper left-hand part of your keyboard, next to the number 1. The ~~~~ is an electronic signature and will leave your user name and date when you signed.
5. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding Cemetery Records Other Respositories template".
6. Click on the box "Save Page".
7. You are now signed up to complete this task.
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If you are completing this task:

  • Follow the same instructions as accepting the task, except place your cursor in the correct county box under the heading Date Completed. Change your summary sentence to something like, "Completed Adams County for Cemetery Records Other Repositories." Thank you!

Assignment Chart

County Name/Date Task Accepted Date Completed
Alameda MarkhamMJ 23:43, 27 June 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 23:43, 27 June 2013 (UTC)
Alpine Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Amador Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Butte Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Calaveras Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Colusa Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Contra Costa Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Del Norte Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
El Dorado Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Fresno Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Glenn Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Humboldt Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Imperial Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Inyo Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Kern Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Kings Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Lake Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Lassen Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Los Angeles Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Madera Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Marin Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Mariposa Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Mendocino Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Merced Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Modoc Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Mono Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Monterey Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Napa Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Nevada Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Orange Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Placer Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Plumas Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Riverside Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Sacramento Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Benito Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Bernardino Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Diego Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Francisco Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Joaquin Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Luis Obispo Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
San Mateo Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Santa Barbara Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Santa Clara Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Santa Cruz Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Shasta Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Sierra Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Siskiyou Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Solano Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Sonoma Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Stanislaus Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Sutter Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Tehama Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Trinity Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Tulare Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Tuolumne Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Ventura Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Yolo Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
Yuba Ericcharlesperazzo 01:12, 28 June 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:49, 28 June 2013 (UTC)
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