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From: lainie <>
Subject: Re: [CORNISH] Cornish material rescue
Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2011 10:56:41 -0400
WOW!!!! You sure have done a big job and are continuing to do so.
Please keep me posted. If my life gets simpler, I'd like to help.
Big Hugs from California,
On Fri, Jul 22, 2011 at 10:38 AM, Viv Martin <> wrote:
> Hi Lainie
> Doubt very that the LDS would be interested in this material as they
> probably have much of it in some other form. Converting scanned documents
> through OCR to searchable form can be very labour intensive.
> One other depository (I will not name) has material that was originally
> by my father and they want the (original) replies that I now hold. I have
> scanned some of these and don't mind surrendering the originals when I have
> done them all BUT it is a two-way street! They do not want scanned copies
> but I don't mind having this form of what they hold; they have not
> that it will ever be released in my lifetime.
> The research material from the other two Estates is not necessarily unique
> but peculiar to those two folks interests.
> I have also scanned to PDF and OCR'd (reasonably successfully) the last 32
> years of F.H.S. Martin quarterly Journals for Australia & New Zealand. The
> recent years was in digital form and will be 100% searchable. The
> has decided that this is to be given free to current financial members with
> their October issue. I have optimized it and it all fits on a CD plus a
> collection of other material.
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