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The Ancestry World Archives Project is a collaborative effort that has allowed thousands of people around the world to help preserve history that would otherwise be lost. Would you like to give back to the genealogy community? Help families discover more of their stories and share them with future generations. <br><br>The Ancestry World Archives Project lets you help us bring '''free historical record collections to the public'''. Contributors become the first to see new collections as they type in information that creates searchable record indexes. <br><br>'''[http://community.ancestry.com/wap/download_ie.aspx Click here to download the PC version.]'''<br>
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|style="60%; padding-left: 1%;"|[[File:AWAPlogo.jpg|border|left|100px]]'''Minutes of your time could help preserve decades.'''<br>
<br>[http://community.ancestry.com/wap/download_mac.aspx Click here to download the Mac version.] <br><br>If you are having difficulties downloading the keying tool [http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Downloading_the_Keying_Tool click here]
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<p style="margin-bottom: -1%; font-size: 100%;">The Ancestry World Archives Project is a collaborative effort that has allowed thousands of people around the world to help preserve history that would otherwise be lost. Would you like to give back to the genealogy community? Help families discover more of their stories and share them with future generations.
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Project_Set_up Project Set Up]'''<br>
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Arbitration_Instructions Arbitration Instructions]''' <br>
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_International_Characters_and_Diacritics International Characters and Diacritics]'''<br>
 
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=AWAP_Help_Articles&action=edit&redlink=1 Additional Help Articles]''' <br>
'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Getting_Started_Videos Getting Started Videos]'''
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articles_fran%C3%A7ais Articles français]''' <br>
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articoli_italiani Articoli italiani]''' <br>
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[http://c.mfcreative.com/Affiliate/Knowledgebase/Video/Ancestry/key_indexing_tutorial.html Video Tutorial]
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'''[http://community.ancestry.com/wap/download_ie.aspx Click here to download the PC version.]'''<br>
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*[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Keying_tool_how-tos Keying Tool How-tos]<br>
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[http://community.ancestry.com/wap/download_mac.aspx '''Click here to download the Mac version.'''] <br>
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*[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Keying_tool_how-tos,_Mac_version Keying tool How-tos for the Mac version]<br>
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If you are having difficulties downloading the keying tool [http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Downloading_the_Keying_Tool click here] <br>
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'''[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project:_Articoli_italiani Articoli italiani]'''<br>
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'''[http://ancestry.custhelp.com/app/ask Contact Support]'''<br>
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[http://boards.ancestry.com/wap/mb.ashx Post a message and review messages on the '''Message Boards''']<br>
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[http://c.ancestry.com/affiliate/Knowledgebase/Guides/Ancestry/WorldArchives_GettingStartedGuide.pdf Getting Started Guide] <br><br>
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'''[http://blogs.ancestry.com/worldarchivesproject/ Blog]'''  
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[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Ancestry_World_Archives_Project:Top_Contributors '''Top Contributors''']<br>
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[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=World_Archives_Project,_Live_Projects '''Search the Live Projects''']<br>
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Latest revision as of 15:57, 27 January 2016

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Minutes of your time could help preserve decades.

The Ancestry World Archives Project is a collaborative effort that has allowed thousands of people around the world to help preserve history that would otherwise be lost. Would you like to give back to the genealogy community? Help families discover more of their stories and share them with future generations.


Keying How-Tos
Getting Started
International Articles
Help


Top Contributors
Search the Live Projects
Blog