Project Details

Project Title: Manchester Faces and Places
Project Description: To digities the 17 volumes of the publication Manchester Faces and Places. To install an index in the member area (miscellaneous database) with links from search results to scanned copies of the original magazine. The index contains around 1,100 names and each issue, which contains about 4 biographies (with photographs), is of 16 pages.
Project manager: John Marsden
Project Size (L/M/S): Small
Project Status: Published
Project Started: 17 Mar 2017
Anticipated completion: 29 Dec 2017
Volunteer Requirement: None

DateReport
06 Jul 2017Volume 17 (New Series Volume 5) digitised and added to the member area. Some scanning errors remain to be corrected, but the publication is now substantially complete with 1,160 name index entries linking to 200 scanned monthly issues. Approaches have been made to Findmypast to see whether they will be interested in publication.
28 Jun 2017Volumes 13 and 14 (New Series Volumes 2 and 3) digitised and added to the member area
19 Jun 2017Volumes 12 and 16 (New Series Volume 4) digitised and added to the member area
30 May 2017Volumes 11 and 13 (New Series Volume 1) digitised and added to the member area
22 May 2017Volumes 9 and 10 digitised and added to the member area
14 May 2017Volumes 7 and 8 digitised and added to the member area
02 May 2017Volumes 5 and 6 digitised and added to the member area.
03 Apr 2017Volumes 3 and 4 digitised and now available in miscellaneous database.
27 Mar 2017Index has been added to miscellaneous database. Volumes 1 and 2 (of 17) have been digitised and are now available to searchers.

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