Rene: If appropriate, do you think you could put together an article for
Chinook concerning the English Census online...with the "tips" included? I
think the readers would really appreciate it considering the response on
----- Original Message -----
From: "Rene" <rdussome@...>
To: "Dist-gen" <dist-gen@...>
Sent: Sunday, September 01, 2002 10:37 PM
Subject: 1901 English Census Online - Yes!
> I am still working on updating my "tips" file and have read countless
> messages today from the census mailing list. The undernoted message has
> just come in:
> >The system is actually still going, it's just that something has gone
wrong with the main access to the site.
> >If you use
> >you will get an error message that you can't go directly in through that
page, BUT the links to the left of the screen are still working.
> It works! I have just done a person search for my mother using the above
> website address and it found her. I don't know if you can go beyond the
> person search but that is all I need right now.
> I am not sure what the "s" is doing after http but I clicked on the
> website address exactly as above and was able to access the online
> Now I am going back to look for more names. I was going to have a bath
> and go to bed but have changed my mind! This back door route may not
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