Talk:World Archives Project: Georgia, Control Register of Convicts, 1817-1976
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When there are two dates, use the earliest date. -- Wiedwoman 18:39, 13 June 2013 (UTC)
Key as seen for the birth places and race ie So Carolina and W (White)
Here is an example of an alias name. --Katerimmer 16:43, 12 June 2013 (UTC)
On the pages where you can see the right page -- do not key information of the right page. It will be keyed on the next image.
On the pages where you know they are in the 1900's, key the 4-digit year (like when an automobile conviction is involved).
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A: I'm confused about keying the Dates when there's 2 sets (one above the other) .( CF -12 -6- 70 )Exa.What does the C F stand for?
- A: convicted felony maybe. I'm not sure without seeing an example. -- Wiedwoman 21:12, 16 June 2013 (UTC)
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