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Sdrtirs (talk) 04:48, 1 August 2008 (UTC)

reply, Image:Fort Wayne.jpg[edit]

I'm sorry to randomly bug you, but could you consider Image:Fort Wayne.jpg for a rename? (I picked you out of the trusted user list semi-randomly) I requested this two months ago, and it's not clear to me whether my request was made incorrectly or what. Andrew Jameson (talk) 19:05, 26 September 2008 (UTC)

Hehe you're not bugging me, quite the opposite, thanks for your request :-). I also bellive your code reqeuest was correct, but that it probably wasn't picked up yet (so thanks for noticing). I confirmed it now. Please contact me at any time if you need help with anything. Best regards. Yosh3000 (talk) 21:51, 26 September 2008 (UTC)


Image:Jefferson_Hall_Detroit_MI.jpg[edit]

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Andrew Jameson (talk) 13:07, 16 November 2008 (UTC)


Image:Jefferson_Hall_Detroit_MI.jpg[edit]

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Andrew Jameson (talk) 13:11, 16 November 2008 (UTC)

Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Andrew Jameson!

Tip: Add categories to your images

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BotMultichillT 05:37, 16 August 2009 (UTC)

deletion of Ste. Claire and of Columbia steamer pics[edit]

File:Steamer Ste Claire c 1915.jpg[edit]

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--Doncram (talk) 23:23, 23 August 2009 (UTC)

Categories[edit]

Thank you for your nice photos of the Detroit area. However I would ask you to add more categories to the descriptions to make them easier to find and so more useful. I added some simple ones like Barns in Michigan and Churches in Michigan to some of your uploads recently. Anything that describes the content of the images in words aids in linking and searching. I recently put together the page for lake freighters and had to search dozens of categories to find them all. Some people categorized them only as boats, only as rivers, only as cities, etc. Please add many categories to each image. Rmhermen (talk) 16:32, 2 February 2010 (UTC)

File:EMUHDYpsilantiMIB.jpg[edit]

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cmadler (talk) 12:27, 10 August 2010 (UTC)

Re: File:LincolnPlant1923.jpg[edit]

Hi Andrew, I simply downloaded the PDF from the Google site, and used an image extraction program to pull the image. Took me about a dozen tries, because the program is so temperamental, but it came out alright. I then did some post-processing: straightened, darkened, and added contrast (the original was very light). I almost think the image is a bit too large, and at an over-inflated pixel count. What is your opinion? I can always shrink it by a bit for a more natural feel. Huntster (t @ c) 17:50, 31 December 2010 (UTC)

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