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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:

{{AR Newspapers|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 AR 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 Mahoning County Ohio 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
Arkansas MarkhamMJ 15:24, 20 May 2013 (UTC) MarkhamMJ 15:24, 20 May 2013 (UTC)
Ashley Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Baxter Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Benton Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Boone Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Bradley Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Calhoun Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Carroll Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Chicot Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Clark Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Clay Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Cleburne Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Cleveland Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Columbia Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Conway Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Craighead Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Crawford Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Crittenden Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Cross Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Dallas Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Desha Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Drew Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Faulkner Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Fulton Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Garland Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Grant Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Greene Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Hempstead Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Hot Spring Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 21:56, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
Howard Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Independence Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Izard Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Johnson Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Lafayette Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Lawrence Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Lee Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Lincoln Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Little River Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Logan Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Lonoke Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Madison Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Marion Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Marion Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Mississippi Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Monroe Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Montgomery Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Nevada Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Newton Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Ouachita Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Perry Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Phillips Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Pike Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Poinsett Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Polk Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Pope Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Prairie Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Pulaski Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Randolph Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Saline Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Scott Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Searcy Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Sebastian Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Sevier Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Sharp Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
St. Francis Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Stone Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Union Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Van Buren Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Washington Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
White Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Woodruff Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)
Yell Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 20:42, 17 May 2013 (UTC)