FOLDER 18: Searching/Saving Photos and Documents

 

Open the pdf version of the “Rib Lake Photo and Document Collection”:

  1. Go to www.riblakehistory.com

  2. On the right side of the home page, under “Navigation”, click on Folder 15 - "Photo and Document Collection: Index"

  3. Click on the pdf version of the “Index”: Index to Rib Lake Photo and Document Collection

Searching:

To search the pdf, please do either:

1) Hit "Ctrl-F" to open search box.  Then, type in the word, family name, city, etc. that you are looking for and hit enter.  Your search results will come up and you can scroll through the results by clicking on the appropriate arrow.

2) Click >Edit then, >Find to open search box.  Then, type in the word, family name, city, etc. that you are looking for and hit enter.  Your search results will come up and you can scroll through the results by clicking on the appropriate arrow.

 

Saving:

To save images from the “Index”,

Search the pdf for the image # you are looking for by family name, city name, etc (see above).  

>Then, click on the appropriate link and the photo or document will open up in a new window.  

>right-click on the image, then click “save image as”, which will bring up an option for you to save the image on your computer.  Select the appropriate destination for where you want to save the image and click “Save”.

 

FYI: Folder 16 - "Photo and Document Collection: Slideshow" is a good way to view the photos, but you can't save them from there.