Re: [FHCNET] Re: familysearch.or and ancestry
- Andy, we know all this. The problem is the link from familysearch.org to the
images is *currently* not working as described by "Church members who sign
on or register as members through FamilySearch.org can also view the images
at no charge."
----- Original Message -----
From: "Andy E. Wold" <aewold@...>
Sent: Monday, January 31, 2005 9:28 PM
Subject: [FHCNET] Re: familysearch.or and ancestry
> From the News posting on FamilySearch.org:
> "The 1880 U.S. Census Index is now linked with digital images of the
> original census documents; made possible through an agreement
> between MyFamily.com, Inc. and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-
> day Saints. The 1880 U.S. Census index and images can be accessed at
> both www.ancestry.com and www.familysearch.org.
> "Agreement Benefits to Users:
> "The 1880 U.S. Census index can be searched for free at both
> www.ancestry.com and www.familysearch.org.
> "The digital images of the original census documents are available
> at Ancestry.com and can now also be accessed from FamilySearch.org.
> "Patrons of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, and
> any of the 4000+ family history centers worldwide can view the
> images at no charge.
> "Church members who sign on or register as members through
> FamilySearch.org can also view the images at no charge. Other users
> through FamilySearch.org can view the images for $9.95, which will
> give them access for 30 days.
> "(updated: July 31, 2003)"
> SOURCE: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Home/News/frameset_news.asp
> > I have just rewritten the support group. They had responded to my
> > query stating that the only place to view the 1880 census for free
> > was at a Family History Center. I wrote them back explaining that
> > was not my question.
> > Hopefully, I've made myself more clear this time and they will
> > come up with a solution. I was not successful with the solution
> > posted earlier last week about keeping to try ones until one
> > worked.
> > Patty