How do you cite federal census records?

How do you cite federal census records?

1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. 2) Delete Ancestry.com from the front of the citation and replace it with the name of your ancestor as it is listed on the census page, with the order: Last-name, First-name Initial or Middle-name: Ancestry.com.

How do you cite military records?

Military records

  1. Name of person (in single quotation marks).
  2. Year published.
  3. Title of publication (in italics).
  4. Retrieved from…

How do you cite a newspaper clipping?

Newspaper Article

  1. Author/byline.
  2. Year of publication (in round brackets).
  3. Title of article (in single quotation marks).
  4. Title of newspaper (in italics – capitalise first letter of each word in title, except for linking words such as and, of, the, for).
  5. Edition if required (in round brackets).
  6. Day and month.
  7. Page reference.

How do you cite a newspaper collection?

Last Name, First Initial. (Date, Year First). Title of article. Title of Newspaper, page numbers.

How do you cite sources in archives?

Citing archival collections in MLA format Author (last name, first name). Title/description of material. Date (day month year). Call number, identifier or box/folder/item number.

How do you cite a primary source in a collection?

Primary Source From an Online Collection Author’s Last Name, First Name. “Title of Primary Source Document: Subtitle.” Year of creation.Title of Website, Publisher of Website, Publication Date, URL. Accessed Day Month Year site was visited.

How do I cite the National Archives?

How do I cite National Archives web pages? Author of web page, Title of web page, Title of Complete Work, Date Created, URL (address of web page), Date visited.

How do I cite a government archive in APA?

APA General Format: Author, A.A. (Year, Month Day). Title. [Description of Material]. Name of Collection (Call number, box number, file number, etc.).