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Wiki Project New York Tasks - Church Records: Internet Archive Task

Description[edit | edit source]

To locate church records digitized books located on Internet Archive and add them to the Church Records heading.

Instructions[edit | edit source]

1. After the last Church Records database listed, add in bold, "Online Books"

2. Go to Internet Archive

3. You are looking for church records that are in digitized book form found on this website. Enter the county name and "church" in the search box, i.e. "Onondaga Church". Change the "All Media Types" to "American Libraries"

4. Go through the list of results and determine if any are applicable. If it is a church history, only include it if it lists church members.

5. Add the applicable books you find in alphabetical order in the following manner under "Online Books":

:*Niven, Archibald. ''The Centennial Memorial: A Record of the Proceedings on the Occasion of the Celebration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the A.R. Presbyterian Church, of Little Britain, N.Y.'' New York: R. Carter, 1859. Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/cu31924029476904 Internet Archive] - free, includes obituaries of some congregation members

Example[edit | edit source]

Online Books

  • Niven, Archibald. The Centennial Memorial: A Record of the Proceedings on the Occasion of the Celebration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the A.R. Presbyterian Church, of Little Britain, N.Y. New York: R. Carter, 1859. Digital version at Internet Archive - free, includes obituaries of some congregation members