2017 Transcribathon 5x10

Dublin Core


2017 Transcribathon 5x10


  • Write the text exactly as written, preserve punctuation, paragraphs, spelling errors, dates etc. 
  • Use the zoom buttons to examine documents more closely. You may also pan around the document. 
  • If you cannot read a word, place the term “undecipherable” in [brackets]. Place other questions in brackets also. 
  • To indicate a paragraph, user two hard returns to leave a line between the paragraphs in the editing window.
  • Record any marginalia or notes written on the document, including postal notations and administrative notes. 
  • If you can reproduce a symbol using your keyboard, do so. Otherwise make a note describing the symbol in [brackets].