Project Details

Project Title: Overseas Strays News Cuttings
Project Description: To scan and index the collection of overseas newspaper cuttings received from the overseas strays coordinator. The index and scanned images to be made available via the public strays search on the society web page.
Project manager: John Marsden
Project Size (L/M/S): Small
Project Status: Current
Project Started: 26 Jan 2017
Anticipated completion: 30 Dec 2017
Volunteer Requirement: Home workers required

06 Jul 2017Volunteers recruited and initial batches of work distributed.
19 Jun 2017Scanned images copied to office server. Basis for indexing agreed.
31 May 2017All scanning now completed.
02 May 2017Scanning of small cuttings completed. Oversize (i.e. larger than A4) cuttings remain to be scanned.
16 Apr 2017Scanning of the cuttings is in progress.
26 Jan 2017Jim Chadwick has agreed to manage the scanning and indexing.

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