FamilySearch Indexing: US—1890 Census of Union Veterans & Widows, Overview
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Skill Level: Intermediate
- This project is recommended for volunteers who are familiar with the indexing process and are comfortable using various system features.
Characteristics and Description
- This project is to index an 1890 census of surviving Union veterans and their widows.
- The records are handwritten on preprinted forms.
- Batches contain one image each.
- Each image is of a census page, which contains up to 14 names.
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- No restrictions are associated with this collection. The completed index and links to digital images will be freely accessible online to the general public when the collection is published.