Software, E-Resource Transcription datasets from Carrie Chapman Catt Papers By the People transcription campaign title: Carrie Chapman Catt Papers

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Title

  • Transcription datasets from Carrie Chapman Catt Papers

Other Title

  • By the People transcription campaign title: Carrie Chapman Catt Papers

Summary

  • Version 1: This dataset is an export from the Library of Congress By the People crowdsourcing program (https://crowd.loc.gov). It contains a combination of digital collections metadata, volunteer-created text generated through a transcription and review process, and metadata representing the arrangement of the items in the By the People platform, as defined by the Concordia (https://github.com/LibraryOfCongress/concordia External) instance on which By the People operates. Concordia is an open source platform developed by the Library of Congress. Development is ongoing, iterative, and integrates user-centered design following the key principles of trust and approachability. Version 1 README file
  • Version 1: Carrie Chapman Catt Papers consists of 5760 images of digitized content from the Carrie Chapman Catt Papers collection (https://www.loc.gov/collections/carrie-chapman-catt-papers/about-this-collection/). The dataset includes rows of transcription for these 5760 pages. Version 1 README file
  • Version 1: carrie-chapman-catt-papers-2020-11-16.csv- a .CSV containing campaign, project, item, itemID, asset, and asset status metadata, as well as an image link, and the volunteer-generated transcription. This .CSV is the direct export of the Carrie Chapman Catt Papers campaign. Version 1 README file
  • Version 2, overview: This dataset is an export of transcriptions for 5,760 images from the Carrie Chapman Catt Papers created by volunteers participating in the Library of Congress crowdsourcing program By the People (https://crowd.loc.gov) campaign, Carrie Chapman Catt Papers. It contains text created by volunteers through a transcription and review process, volunteer-created tags, digital collections metadata, and metadata representing the arrangement of the items in the By the People platform, Concordia. Version 2, About this Dataset
  • Version 2, brief description of dataset contents: By the People invites anyone to contribute to the Library of Congress as a virtual volunteer by transcribing and reviewing digital images of texts to enhance Library of Congress digital collections. Transcriptions are created and reviewed by volunteers in a consensus model that requires at least two volunteers to complete a transcription. Volunteer-created transcriptions are then published on the Library's website (https://www.loc.gov) alongside images of the original documents to improve search and discovery of digital collections and to improve accessibility of the text within the images. Version 2, About this Dataset
  • Version 2, brief description of collection contents: TThis dataset includes transcriptions and data generated from the pages in the By the People campaign Carrie Chapman Catt Papers (https://crowd.loc.gov/campaigns/carrie-chapman-catt-papers/). The campaign consisted of all currently online images of digitized content from the Carrie Chapman Catt Papers (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/collmss.ms000077) transcribed in their entirety. The papers of suffragist, political strategist, and pacifist Carrie Lane Chapman Catt (1859-1947) span the years 1848-1950 and reflect Catt's steadfast dedication to the rights of women, particularly the right to vote, and world peace. The transcription campaign included the diaries, general correspondence, and speech and article file series of the collection. See the Catt digital collection for all available online items for this collection, as well as contextual information, such as bibliographic resources. Version 2, About this Dataset
  • Version 2, description of CSV contents: This dataset includes: 2019667239_v2.zip - a zip file containing a CSV file and a README file. --. carrie-chapman-catt-papers_2022-10-12.csv - a .CSV containing campaign, project, item, itemID, asset, and asset status metadata, as well as an image URL, the volunteer-created transcriptions, and volunteer-created tags. This .CSV is the direct export of the Carrie Chapman Catt Papers campaign. Note: This dataset may contain UNICODE characters or lengthy transcriptions which may display incorrectly in some spreadsheet editors. Version 2, What's included?

Names

  • Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947
  • By the People (Program), compiler.
  • National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : By the People, Library of Congress, 2020-2022.

Headings

  • -  Catt, Carrie Chapman,--1859-1947
  • -  Women--Suffrage--United States
  • -  Women--Political activity--United States
  • -  Suffragists--United States

Genre

  • Data sets

Notes

  • -  "Dataset created: 2022-10-12"--Version 2 README file.
  • -  Title devised by the cataloger

Medium

  • Online resource (dataset)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • JK1896

Repository

  • s-Online Electronic Resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2019667239

Online Format

  • compressed data

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Chicago citation style:

Catt, Carrie Chapman, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. Transcription datasets from Carrie Chapman Catt Papers. composeds by By The People Iler Washington, D.C.: By the People, Library of Congress, to 2022, 2020. Software, E-Resource. https://www.loc.gov/item/2019667239/.

APA citation style:

Catt, C. C. & National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. (2020) Transcription datasets from Carrie Chapman Catt Papers. By The People Iler, comp Washington, D.C.: By the People, Library of Congress, to 2022. [Software, E-Resource] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2019667239/.

MLA citation style:

Catt, Carrie Chapman, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. Transcription datasets from Carrie Chapman Catt Papers. comp by By The People Iler Washington, D.C.: By the People, Library of Congress, to 2022, 2020. Software, E-Resource. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2019667239/>.