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From: W David Samuelsen <>
Subject: Re: [ALL-L] VOTE? Open or Closed?
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2001 13:23:16 -0600
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I say close. Worldgenweb-L list is a closed list limited only
to the WGW coordinators, so it should be similiar restriction for
the USGenWeb-All (since all meant all who are involved - that is
SCs, CCs, Archivists and regular transcribers - not to be confused
with occasional submitters.)
W. David Samuelsen
Kelly Blizzard wrote:
> Maybe the CC's on this list should take the question "Should ALL-L be an
> open or closed mailing list? Open being anyone can subscribe, Closed being
> for CC's and SC's only.
> I vote CLOSED.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2001 1:44 PM
> Subject: [ALL-L] Re: PML Search Result matching (Scism OR Sissom OR Cism OR
> > In a message dated 10/11/2001 8:57:38 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
> > writes:
> > >
> > The USGenWeb Project consists of a group of volunteers working together to
> > provide Internet websites for genealogical research in every county and
> > state of the United States. The Project is non-commercial and fully
> > to free access for everyone.
> > Doesn't say anything about a membership fee being required.
> > Nor does it specify that Volunteer=member of USGW.
> > Are you sure you are not projecting?
> > To say I can not be a member of this list because I am not a CC is not
> > supported by any written policy in the list description, nor on the
> > website.
> > If you are only interested in the opinions and suggestions of those who
> > actively managing a county, state or national USGW web page, then you are
> > limiting the availability of those who would volunteer time, effort,
> > and constructive ideas to make USGW a better organization.
> > Even if all CCs are volunteers, which I do not dispute, the term
> > is not limited to CCs.
> > And, since no membership restrictions for are
> > shown in the list description, the list isn't moderated, and anyone is
> > allowed to subscribe themselves, I feel your attempts to convince me that
> > am not allowed to particiopate based on the "fact" that I am not a CC is
> > discriminatory, and abusive.
> > I reject your invitation to unsubscribe myself.
> > Jeffery G. Scism, IBSSG Flockmaster <A
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