Deciphering Census Handwriting #general


Carol Raspler
 

One of our wonderful local LDS volunteers once taught me to read all
words on a document _other_ than my own to see if I could understand
the basic handwriting. Then comparing individual letters, try to do
your own deciphering -- something akin to handwriting analysis.
Regards, Carol Raspler, Delray Beach, FL
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Ilya Zeldes wrote:>
Dear Genners,
. . . an image of the entry in a column <Occupation> in the
1910 Census. On the first line, there is an entry, the first word of
which, I cannot decipher.

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