Talk:World Archives Project: Warwickshire, England, Occupational and Quarter Session Records – Hair Powder Certificates

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Feel free to add to or edit information in this discussion tab as necessary. Please take time to become familiar with the General Keying Standards and be sure to read all instructions on the main project page. (Please note that in case of a discrepancy, project level instructions always trump general keying standards.)

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Extra Keying Helps


Common Keying Errors Found by Reviewers


Questions and Answers

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HANDWRITING HELP:

Question:  I know I've seen, somewhere on here, a link to help with deciphering handwriting. Could someone please provide that link here? It would help a lot!

Answer:  When you have the image open, click on HELP on the menu across the top, and choose SAMPLE HANDWRITING.  You can always Google for more examples and exercises to do.

Suggestions/Additions

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 Two columns - how to key:

It seems to work best if you key all the way down the first column on the left, and then move to the second column on the right.  If the parishes change in the middle of the page, you won't get them mixed up this way.

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