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WikiProject North Dakota Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project North Dakota 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:

{{ND 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 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
Adams Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Barnes Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Benson Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Billings Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Bottineau Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Bowman Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Burke Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Burleigh Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Cass Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Cavalier Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Dickey Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Divide Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Dunn Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Eddy Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Emmons Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Foster Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Golden Valley Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Grand Forks Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Grant Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Griggs Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Hettinger Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Kidder Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
LaMoure Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Logan Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
McHenry Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
McIntosh Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
McKenzie Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
McLean Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Mercer Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Morton Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Mountrail Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Nelson Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Oliver Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Pembina Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Pierce Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Ramsey Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Ransom Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Renville Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Richland Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Rolette Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Sargent Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Sheridan Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Sioux Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Slope Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Stark Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Steele Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Stutsman Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Towner Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Traill Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Walsh Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Ward Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Wells Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)
Williams Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC) Donnaevelynb 16:54, 5 June 2013 (UTC)