|Description||To transcribe the pitman shorthand notebooks of Clyde Sanger, the first African correspondent for the Guardian Newspaper in the 1960's|
|Type||External research (U3A as research assistants)|
|U3A||AIUTA (Assoc of U3As)|
|Source of reference||http://www.theguardian.com/gnm-archive|
|Output||Thirty + u3a members took part from across the uk.|
About 2/3rds of the 100 + notebooks have been transcribed and catalogued in collaboration with the Guardian News & Media Archives.
The volunteers were trained in the use of Transkribus software.
Additions made to Clyde Sanger's wikipaedia entry
Findings on Guardian's online catalogue