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Wikisource community links[edit]

Early aeronautics and aviation[edit]

I have a professional interest in aeronautics and aviation before 1916 and there's a lot here on Wikisource to use and to work on. Need to apply these wonderful categories: Category:Aviation, Category:Aeronautics, and add to Author:Octave Chanute and Author:Cleveland Abbe

BLS portal category[edit]

I work at BLS and transcribe some of its historic work now and then:

Wikisource techniques[edit]

To show a hyphenated word at the end of a page:


and at the beginning of the next page:


Making an index[edit]

  • create index with exactly the name of the commons file, prefixed simply by Index:
  • save with minimal info filled in
  • Then, at least for simple modern docs, add 1=1 and save again
  • Then add "Ready to Match"; documents with pagination changes are harder but I don't need to address those cases now