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  Repository Listing

LA County Library System

West Covina

http://www.colapublib.org/libs/wcovina/index.html

 

Contact Information:

 

  LA County Library System - West Covina

  Reference Services

  1601 W. Covina Parkway

  West Covina, CA 91790-2786

  (626) 338-6235  Telephone

    Fax

 

Obituary lookup policy:

 

Does lookups for a moderate fee.  Provide full name (accurate spelling) of name, place of death, place of last residence, and correct date of death.  The required information can be obtained from the death certificate.  Processing time is 3-4 weeks after search request has been received.

 

There is a prepaid charge of $10 per name requested.  The $10 is a service fee for the time spent on the search itself.  Some searches may involve going through as many as four different newspapers on microfilm.  In the event that no obituary is found, the $10 will not be refunded.  Checks should be made out to West Covina Library.

 

 
 

Submit requests by

 

  Email........ No

  US Mail..... Yes

  Fax........... Yes

 

 

Telephone.... Yes

Webpage..... No

TDD............  No

 
 
 

Email:    colapl@lhqsmtp.colapl.org

 

 

Update Date:

       22-Jun-2003

SCORP Reference: 

     516

Self-addressed stamped envelope requested

 

Genealogical Holdings and other Notes:

 

Has West Covina City directories from 1952-1963 (some missing editions).  Also have regular telephone books for the West Covina area from 1982-present (some issues missing).

 

 

 

Newspaper Holdings

This list was provided by the Library June 2003.  Collections may be incomplete, and we can make no assurance that the repository will have any specific newspaper in its collection.  Holdings may have changed since this information was compiled. Further, no assurance is made the obituaries will be found in any of the newspapers listed for this repository.

 

 

 

Southern California Region

Newspaper Holdings

Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Ventura Counties

 

Community,

Town Or Locale

Served by

Publication

 

 

 

Locator

Code

 

 

Start

Month

of

Holding

 

Start

Year

of

Holding

 

End

Month

of

Holding

 

End

Year

of

Holding

 

Format

H=Hardcopy

M=Microfilm

F=Fiche

O=Other

La Puente Journal

La Puente

 

 

01

1991

06

1991

M

La Puente Valley Journal

La Puente

 

 

 

1944

 

1976

M

Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles

 

 

 

1969

 

Curr

M/H

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

San Gabriel Valley

 

 

1955

 

Curr

M/H

Valley Sunday Tribune

San Gabriel Valley

 

 

1954

 

1955

M

Valley Tribune Shopping News

San Gabriel Valley

 

 

1948

 

1950

M

Valley Tribune Shopping News

San Gabriel Valley

 

 

1952

 

1954

M

Valley Tribune Shopping News

San Gabriel Valley

 

 

1961

 

1962

M

West Covina Tribune

West Covina

 

04

1947

10

1949

M

West Covina Tribune

West Covina

 

08

1951

 

1952

M

West Covina Tribune

West Covina

 

 

1954

 

1964

M

West Covina Tribune

West Covina

 

08

1977

 

1991

M

West Covina Tribune

West Covina

 

10

1964

10

1967

M

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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