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This is my desktop: the digital equivalent of a horizontal surface densely covered with illegible notes scrawled on the backs of old envelopes.
For uploading pictures
- Commons:Main Page
- Try OpenStreetMap to generate maps; save as SVG. Get Inkscape; or try it in Windows Paint.
- Wikipedia:WikiProject National Register of Historic Places/NRIS information issues
- Elkman's NRHP database query
- UTM converter
- Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Helfensteller, Hirsch & Watson
- To get nom form: if it's been digitized at NPS, paste 8-digit refnum into URL: http://pdfhost.focus.nps.gov/docs/NRHP/Text/NNNNNNNN.pdf. For photos, replace "Text" with "Photos" in URL. For NHLs, replace "NRHP" with "NHLS" in URL. Discussed at NRHP, under heading "A little search trick..."
- Template:Uw-badlistentry: for e.g. non-notable people
- Wikipedia:WikiProject Nebraska
- Andreas History of the State of Nebraska (1882)
- Past and Present of Platte County, Nebraska (1915)
- Platte County online books at GenWeb: includes link to Curry
- Nebraska History Quarterly: selected articles online
- CASDE: Nebraska... Our Towns
- Nebraska DNR databank: get township-range-section maps.
- Nebraska governors' speeches to Legislature: includes budget messages, state-of-the-state.
- Encyclopedia of the Great Plains. From UNL.
- Historical Nebraska legislative district maps
- House of Representatives history. For election results, pick a Congress; then on the page for that Congress, there's a link to a PDF with the results of all elections.
- WikiStalk -- what articles have you and someone else edited?
- AfD voting history
- XKCD: "In Popular Culture"
- Wikipedia:Newspapers.com: includes parameters that should be used when citing
- Scratch page for drafts: The Bertrams
- Scratch page 2 for drafts: Akron Plan
- Scratch page 3 for drafts: Nebraska freshman legislators
- Scratch page 4 for drafts: Norfolk Regional Airport
- Scratch page 5 for drafts: scratch
- Scratch page 6 for drafts: scratch
- Scratch page 7 for drafts: Nebraska gubernatorial election, 1990
- Scracth page 8 for drafts: scratch
Stuff to worry about
- Re. Welsh settlement: museum in Wymore, with link to site at Wymore, Nebraska
- Barrio Sta. Rosa copyright discussion re. NRHP: Wikipedia:Copyright_problems/2011_November_25
The War on Error
A source on irrigation: Columbus Telegram article