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WikiProject Georgia Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project Georgia Tasks - Newspaper Abstracts Records

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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.

New to the wiki?

  • See Help to request individual mentoring or to join community discussions.
  • See Editing Help – Online Video Demonstration.
  • See Editing Articles – Online Class.

Questions about editing this project?

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:

{{GA Newspaper abstracts|Appling}}


9. Replace Appling 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 GA 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 Georgia Tasks-Newspaper Records Other Repositories newspapers in online catalogs like:

Example of a Completed Section

See Mahoning County, Ohio 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
Appling MarkhamMJ 00:05, 8 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 00:05, 8 May 2013 (UTC)
Atkinson MarkhamMJ 00:05, 8 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 00:05, 8 May 2013 (UTC)
Bacon MarkhamMJ 00:05, 8 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 00:05, 8 May 2013 (UTC)
Baker Callisterjr 19:14, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:14, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Baldwin Callisterjr 19:15, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:17, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Banks Callisterjr 19:17, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:19, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Barrow Callisterjr 19:20, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:22, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Bartow Callisterjr 19:22, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:24, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Ben Hill Callisterjr 19:27, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:42, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Berrien Callisterjr 19:43, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:45, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Bibb Callisterjr 19:45, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:48, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Bleckley Callisterjr 19:48, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:49, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Brantley Callisterjr 19:50, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:51, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Brooks Callisterjr 19:52, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:53, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Bryan Callisterjr 19:54, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:55, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Bulloch Callisterjr 19:56, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:57, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Burke Callisterjr 19:59, 9 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 20:00, 9 May 2013 (UTC)
Butts Callisterjr 18:55, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 18:56, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Calhoun Callisterjr 18:57, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 18:58, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Camden Callisterjr 18:59, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:00, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Candler Callisterjr 19:02, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:04, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Carroll Callisterjr 19:05, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:06, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Catoosa Callisterjr 19:07, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:08, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Charlton Callisterjr 19:11, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:12, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Chatham Callisterjr 19:13, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:14, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Chattahoochee Callisterjr 19:17, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:18, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Chattooga Callisterjr 19:24, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:28, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Cherokee Callisterjr 19:34, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:36, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Clarke Callisterjr 19:38, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:40, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Clay Callisterjr 19:40, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:41, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Clayton Callisterjr 19:44, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:48, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Clinch Callisterjr 19:53, 10 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 19:53, 10 May 2013 (UTC)
Cobb Callisterjr 02:09, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:11, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Coffee Callisterjr 02:11, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:12, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Colquitt Callisterjr 02:12, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:13, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Columbia Callisterjr 02:14, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:15, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Cook Callisterjr 02:15, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:16, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Coweta Callisterjr 02:16, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:17, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Callisterjr 02:18, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:19, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Crisp Callisterjr 02:19, 18 May 2013 (UTC) Callisterjr 02:19, 18 May 2013 (UTC)
Dade MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Dawson MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Decatur MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
DeKalb MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Dodge MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Dooly MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Dougherty MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Douglas MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 16:30, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
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Walker
Walton
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Worth Callisterjr 21:36, 21 May 2013 (UTC)