Difference between revisions of "Maine, Civil War Card Index and World War I Draft Registration Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)"
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|This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.|
- 1 Collection Time Period
- 2 Record Description
- 3 How to Use the Record
- 4 Record History
- 5 Related Websites
- 6 Related Wiki Articles
- 7 Style Guide
- 8 Sources of Information for This Collection
- 9 Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
Collection Time Period
These records are for the years 1861 to 1917.
This collection consists of the following two card indexes:
- Civil War Soldiers and Sailors
- World War I Draft Registrations
The originals are located in the Maine State Archives. Both collections are alphabetically arranged.
The index cards usually have the following information:
How to Use the Record
Why this Record Was Created
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Related Wiki Articles
Contributions To This Article
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Sources of Information for This Collection
"Maine, Civil War and World War I Records, 1861-1917." Database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Maine State Archives, Augusta. FHL digital images, Family History Library Salt Lake City, Utah.
Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
When you copy information from a record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
The format for citing FamilySearch Historical Collections, including how to cite individual archives is found in the following link: How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections
Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection
- United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71
- Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023