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INFOBOX Inserted Here (Use the appropriate file box in the Infobox Parameters folder in the User Guidance section of the P:\ Drive)


== Why Should I Look at This Collection? == (Optional header)

What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

=== Image Visibility === (This header should only be used when images in the collection are restricted)

=== Reading These Records === (Add only when collection records are in a language other than English) Example: These records are in Language. For help reading these records see the following guides:

This could also be written as a sentence rather than a bulleted list. Example: These records are in Language. For help reading these records see Language Genealogical Word List, Reading Spanish handwritten records, and Script tutorial for Spanish

=== To Browse This Collection === (Use if a “Browse Collection”, but not “Fakey Browse”) (DO NOT CHANGE THE CODE)

You will be able to browse through images in this collection when it is published.

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

== Collection Content == (Only use these headings and sub-headings when available)

Sample Images[edit | edit source]

Coverage Table[edit | edit source]

Coverage Map[edit | edit source]

Digital Folder Number List[edit | edit source]

This section is added to collections with a Fakey Browse by using the

This collection was published as a DGS browse collection. The list does not contain any description of the DGS folder's content. A table listing each DGS number and its contents can be found at {{{page}}}.
template. 

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

You will be able to search this collection when it is published.


=== View the Images === (Not for collections with a fakey browse/DFNL)

You will be able to view the images in this collection when it is published.

View the Images (Only for Fakey Browse Collections with a DFNL page)[edit | edit source]

You will be able to view images in this collection when it is published.


Add this template below after “Search the Index” or “View the Images” headers:

Longer coding is used when the link is to a catalog record that lists references to multiple catalog records:

=== How Do I Analyze the Results? === (Cut and Paste entire section) Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

This section can be made up of either sentences or bullet points.

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

This section can be made up of either sentences or bullet points.

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

This section can be made up of either sentences or bullet points.

Record Finder[edit | edit source]

Consult the Country name Record Finder to find other records.

== Citing This Collection == (Copy and Paste this section) Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation
Collection Name Database, or Images, or Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : publication date. Custodian.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation is found below the record.
Image Citation:
When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen.

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How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?[edit | edit source]

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.