Talk:World Archives Project: U.S., Military Registers, Marines

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General Keying Standards
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<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; How should dates be entered?
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; If the DAY appears as 04 on the record the day should be entered as 4.
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<br> Please do not add leading zeros to single digit DAYS.<br>
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== Questions and Answers  ==
== Questions and Answers  ==

Revision as of 21:40, 21 November 2012

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.)

Contents

Extra Keying Helps


Common Keying Errors Found by Reviewers

General Keying Standards


    How should dates be entered?

    If the DAY appears as 04 on the record the day should be entered as 4.


Please do not add leading zeros to single digit DAYS.

Questions and Answers

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Ques: Following some of the names, is the word "att". Should this be ignored, or considered a suffix?

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