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Is it OK if I attempt to do a transcription and possibly a translation and then leave it for someone with better foreign language skills to finish it? That way I've done some of the work so they can simply finish it. Or should I just choose Review after I do a transcription or translation if I think it's good enough for review?   Unfortunately… (Show more)
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I am transcribing a large set of receipts and invoices from a trip to France that Clara Barton did in 1887 for the Red Cross.  Most are structured in columns as invoices usually are, and I am wondering if it is necessary to transcribe all of the prices and amounts, or whether just the line items are necessary if the purpose is searchability?  For… (Show more)
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I am hoping someone can help review of these pages in German from the Theodore Roosevelt documents. My high school German isn't up to the task! (Note:  this content was moved from another thread for clarity).    I'll add more as I find them. Thanks, all!  … (Show more)
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Here are some fairly mangled Dutch pages from the Theodore Roosevelt campaign.  I did a little cleanup around the edges, but as I have no Dutch whatsoever I couldn't do much.  Help would be appreciated!   https://crowd.loc.gov/campaigns/rough-rider-bull-moose-theodore-roosevelt/safari/mss382990089/mss382990089-466/    … (Show more)
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I have seen various methods of dealing with pages ripped from newspapers, and am hoping to get clarity from the LOC staff as to how best to handle these. To date these are the methods I have seen used:    1. Completely ignore the partial/ripped bit at edges, and transcribe only the relevant "core" article.   2.  Transcribe partial words… (Show more)
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S'il vous plait, je voudrai quelqu'un a transcribe cette page and le 4 pages apres.   Merci beaucoup, Henri   https://crowd.loc.gov/campaigns/rough-rider-bull-moose-theodore-roosevelt/3-sept-16-1901-dec-1902-first-year-as-president/mss382990027/mss382990027-121/
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