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So, let's try asking this question again... Victoria Van Hyning   Moderators, why is it so hard to go through my work to find these things? Or am I just going about it in the wrong way? Why aren't all the letters to Lincoln I've done not together? Why can I only go forward 2 pages at a time before hitting the 3 little dots? Please… (Show more)
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(Hey, Henry Rosenberg : 2 can play at this game! ;-) )   Please reopen this for me; I shoulda just  accepted it!   Thanks, Sharon McKinley
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So, let's try asking this question again...   Moderators, why is it so hard to go through my work to find these things? Or am I just going about it in the wrong way? Why aren't all the letters to Lincoln I've done not together? Why can I only go forward 2 pages at a time before hitting the 3 little dots? Please help/explain!!   I've  seen… (Show more)
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Just curious if there are other CROWD volunteers interested in this professionally. 
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I don't have a question, but would rather like to impress on anyone who sees this that I find it very helpful and NECESSARY to have open an online dictionary and access to the Internet while reviewing or transcribing documents.  Although I feel I have a very good vocabulary and command of English, we are reading documents written over 150 years… (Show more)
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Here's an  interesting MCT letter in German. https://crowd.loc.gov/campaigns/mary-church-terrell-advocate-for-african-americans-and-women/letters-between-friends-allies-and-others/mss425490066/mss425490066-44/   Someone mis-transcribed the name of the author (I can't blame 'em!). Juliane Mangin provided me with the links to this and another… (Show more)
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For people working on 19th century collections, such as Letters to Lincoln, it might be useful to know that back then, the capital Q was written like the numeral 2.  This comes up a lot in Letters to Lincoln because the Army had a Quarter Master Department.  It also comes up when headquarters is spelled as two words Head Quarters.  The first line… (Show more)
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Hello all,   I've been working on the Clara Barton project for several months, and have come to a point where I'm attempting to review my own pages more often than not. Anyone care to join me and see if we can make some progress toward completion?   Tania
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Hi to both my fellow Citizen Archivist Transcribers, to National Archives/NARA staffers, and to anyone else who might see this message.   For some months now, I have been working on a National Archives Catalog File Unit -- this one: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/5954410  -- with some other Transcribers (most-recently, one whose username is… (Show more)
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