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NOTE: To determine which digital records are likely to be found within a collection or to find missing images, see, Using Film Notes in the Catalog to determine the content of a final browse point in Historical Records (56000).

NOTE: Most missing records are available on microfilm. See Ordering a microfilm or microfiche (55678). To view films, see Finding a family history center near you (54018).

Question #1: Some records are missing. Where can the records be viewed?
Answer #1: See answers below for information about known missing records and respective film numbers, if available, or alternate online location:

  • Burgos > Defunciones 1884-1897 is missing the 1890 index on image 163. The index page is found in Burgos > Matrimonios 1882-1897, Image 358.
  • Camargo > Nacimientos 1860-1879 is missing the years 1875-1879. Order Film 1106925 to view all the records.
  • Tampico > Nacimientos 1926: records #1718 -#1782 are not missing, but out-of-sequence and can be viewed online on images 301-348.
  • Tampico > Nacimientos 1929 is missing July-October 1929 records between images 484-485. The images are available in Tampico > Nacimientos 1919 > Images 1-423.

Question #2: The Event Type and Year Range (browse point) title does not properly reflect the actual digital record content. How can I determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection?
Answer #2: The list of known browse point discrepancies describes the event type or year range existing in the collection:

  • Tampico > Nacimientos 1919 includes 1929 records on images 1-423 from Film 1105908. The remaining images for 1919 are out of sequence.

If additional problems are encountered with the collection, you can report them at

  • If searching the collection: please include the name of the collection, and all search criteria used, including name, event, dates and places.
  • If browsing the collection: please include the full browse path you used to get to where the problem occurred. The browse path is located above the image viewer window.
    For example: Mexico, Tamaulipas, Civil Registration, 1800-2001 < Tampico > Defunciones 1924 > Image 7 of 1144.
  • For technical issues: please include operating system and browser version.

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