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From: "Jack Ray" <>
Subject: Re: [BK] Source documentaion question
Date: Wed, 7 Jun 2006 15:51:43 -0400
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The grey area is used for info on the whole book or whatever.Example -
the book "Early Families of York County Pennsylvania" All the
publication data and author data would go in the grey area. That
would be common to hundreds of people. The yellow area:
"Samuel married Catherine, who was born in 1804."
anything needed as explanation
Pg 30, Samuel Ruhl
What you beleive the reliability of the source to be.
I have been doing a lot of Census work, so the only yellow blocks I
normally use are page and quality. I don't copy in the actual text,
unless it is something that strongly implies what I am using it for a
source for. In the above, I wouldn't copy in that text, as this would
be a source for the marriage of Samuel Ruhl and Catherine.
Does that help??
Jack in Cincy
On 6/7/06, Otto Jørgensen <> wrote:
> On Wed, 7 Jun 2006 11:46:29 -0700, <> wrote:
> >Hello Jack , Problem is , I have now over 300 citations for the church
> >record that uses those ' blocks ' , (top section ) Please tell me this ,
> >What exactly is the difference between the gray and yellow text blocks "
> >actual text ( print if checked ) " AND
> > actual text for this citation , Which one could / Should I use for the
> >record txt file OR NOT ???? , Note that this records cover a span of years
> >about 200 long or more
> > thanks for help ! , Phil
> the grey area is the main source (e.g the church book)
> the yellow is for the exact source in the book eg for a specific page
> in the book
> Otto Jørgensen
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