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

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:

{{LA Newspaper abstracts|Acadia}}


9. Replace Acadia with the name of the county you are working on. If the name of the parish has more than one word, put a plus sign between the words without a space, for example, East+Baton+Rouge.

10. Hit Enter on your keyboard.

11 In the 'Summary:' box at the bottom of the page put: Added WY 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
Acadia Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Allen Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Ascension Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Assumption Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Avoyelles Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Beauregard Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Bienville Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Bossier Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Caddo Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Calcasieu Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Caldwell Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Cameron Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Catahoula Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Claiborne Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Concordia Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
DeSoto Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
East Baton Rouge Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
East Carroll Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
East Feliciana Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Evangeline Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Franklin Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Grant Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Iberia Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Iberville Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Jackson Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Jefferson Davis Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Lafayette Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Lafourche Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
LaSalle Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Lincoln Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Livingston Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Madison Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Morehouse Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Natchitoches Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Orleans Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Ouachita Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Plaquemines Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Pointe Coupee Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Rapides Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Red River Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Richland Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Sabine Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Bernard Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Charles Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Helena Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. James Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. John the Baptist Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Landry Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Martin Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Mary Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
St. Tammany Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Tangipahoa Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Tensas Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Terrebonne Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Union Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Vermilion Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Vernon Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Washington Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Webster Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
West Baton Rouge Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
West Carroll Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
West Feliciana Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)
Winn Ericcharlesperazzo 00:21, 1 August 2013 (UTC) Ericcharlesperazzo 01:34, 1 August 2013 (UTC)