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by logan
Sat Jun 20, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: How do I...?
Topic: Dificulty Accessing "1910 Krakow and Podgorze Directory"
Replies: 2
Views: 531

Re: Dificulty Accessing "1910 Krakow and Podgorze Directory"

I am able to view this .djvu file in two ways: 1) With the desktop application DjView (http://djvu.sourceforge.net/djview4.html), entering the URL via File > Open Location. 2) In the Chrome web browser using both the old Cuminas DjVu plug-in (https://www.cuminas.jp/en/downloads/download?pid=1) and t...
by logan
Fri Nov 08, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: What does ... mean?
Topic: what does “x” next to a name in a directory mean?
Replies: 1
Views: 1702

Re: what does “x” next to a name in a directory mean?

It means the company was officially registered. This is explained at https://library.hungaricana.hu/hu/view/FszekCimNevTarak_27_024/?pg=8&layout=s under "Protokollierte Firmen". In general, the meaning of symbols and, sometimes, abbreviations used in a directory is explained at the beginning of the ...
by logan
Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Planned improvements for 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 9411

Re: Planned improvements for 2018

Three items from the planned improvements list have now been (partially) implemented: Filter/refine search results Sample search strategies ( genealogyindexer.org/guide ) and/or guided searches Visual changes to better suit high-resolution displays and mobile phones These will be further developed a...
by logan
Thu Mar 01, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: Help me find...
Topic: residence of family
Replies: 1
Views: 6413

Re: residence of family

Names of your father and his parents? Occupations?

Logan
by logan
Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Planned improvements for 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 9411

Planned improvements for 2018

Planned improvements for Genealogy Indexer (hopefully) during 2018, separate from continued addition of searchable content: OCR-Adjusted search method for finding matches despite OCR errors improved for Fraktur/Gothic/Blackletter fonts and extended to Cyrillic and Hebrew Automatic suggestion of matc...
by logan
Sat Oct 14, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Requests
Topic: Kiev directories
Replies: 1
Views: 10303

Re: Kiev directories

Thanks very much, I will try to add these.

Logan
by logan
Tue Aug 01, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: How do I...?
Topic: Chamber of commerce in berlin's email?
Replies: 1
Views: 10933

Re: Chamber of commerce in berlin's email?

Numerous directories for Berlin are viewable (and somewhat searchable) at https://www.zlb.de/besondere-angebote/berliner-adressbuecher.html . Many have a section organized by name, a section organized by street address, and a section organized by type of business. You can browse/search yourself on t...
by logan
Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Volunteering
Replies: 0
Views: 7818

Volunteering

I might be seeking volunteers for genealogy projects in the future. If you complete this volunteer interest form , I will contact you about appropriate projects if/when they become available to see if you want to volunteer. Completing the form does not obligate you to volunteer, it is only an expres...
by logan
Wed Feb 08, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Requests
Topic: 1957 Berlin Directory
Replies: 1
Views: 8230

Re: 1957 Berlin Directory

Thanks for sharing this. Unfortunately, the images posted online would not yield accurate OCR results due to their low resolution. However, I will inquire whether there are better images offline.

Logan
by logan
Tue Sep 27, 2016 11:42 am
Forum: Other Sites
Topic: Notary Records for Many Galician Towns Online
Replies: 0
Views: 36470

Notary Records for Many Galician Towns Online

[Update 27 Sep 2016: records from many more towns added, plus more records from Rzeszow] The Polish State Archives in Przemysl has posted online scans of many notary records from Debica, Dobromil, Glogow Malopolski, Kolbuszowa, Krakowiec, Lezajsk, Nisko, Pilzno, Pruchnik, Przeworsk, Radomysl, Radym...