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Companies and business in Delaware Land Records

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Companies and business in Delaware Land Records

Posted: 12 Dec 2012 12:09PM GMT
Classification: Query
The issues in question here are whether a person offering a services for profit, in this case, surveying, is considered a business and whether the terms company and business are interchangeable.

Anna posted on Oct 25, 2011 the following:

"I have updated the wiki to include a few images with the Names and Year highlighted. I have also added clarification on how names should be entered - we are not keying business names."

Civil engineers and surveyors are hired to perform a service. I interpret that as being a business. I've keyed and reviewed over 18,000 of these records. The names of civil engineers and surveyors have not been keyed in the majority of records I've reviewed, so many keyers are viewing these as businesses.

I think we need more clarification and a definite "yes or no" as to whether these are keyed or not. I will contact Anna.


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