Finnish_World_War_II_letters_and_diaries

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Finnish_World_War_II_letters_and_diaries

This model is a combination of handwritten private letters from World War II Finland (Tampere University Folklife Archives) and handwritten military unit diaries of the Finnish army of World War II (The National Archives of Finland). The model was trained by DIGIKÄKI – Digital History and Handwritten Sources project in Tampere University and the National Archives of Finland. For more information on DIGIKÄKI project, see: https://www.tuni.fi/en/research/digikaki-digital-history-and-handwritten-sources

Model Overview

Name:
Finnish_World_War_II_letters_and_diaries
Creator:
Dikikäki project (Tampere University) & The National Archives of Finland
Model ID:
34161
Century:
20th
Languages:
Finnish
Script:
Latin alphabet
Engine:
HTR+
Material:
Handwritten
CER on validation set:
7.89 %

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This AI model was trained to automatically convert text from images of historical Latin alphabet documents into editable and searchable text.