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  Repository Listing

 

Southern California

Genealogical Society and

Family Research Library

http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/ 

Contact Information:

 

  Southern California Genealogical Society &  

  Family Research Library

  417 Irving Drive

  PO Box 4377

  Burbank, CA  91503-4377

  (818) 843-7247  Telephone

  (818) 843-7262  Fax

 

Obituary lookup policy:

The SCGS conducts lookups for a fee.  Prefer requests submitted by email.  Provide accurate spelling of names and date of death.  Fee dependent upon complexity of search contact SCGS for specific information.

 
 

Submit requests by:

 

 

  Email........ Preferred

  US Mail..... Yes

  Fax........... Yes

 

 

Telephone.... No

Webpage..... No

TDD............ No

 
 
 

Email:    scgs@earthlink.net

 

 

Update Date: 

2-Apr-2003

SCORP Reference:  

  53

Self-addressed stamped envelope required

 

Genealogical Holdings and other Notes:

7,000 genealogical books - microfilm - 2,000 microfiche. Turner Collection. Brossman Collection.  245 Volumes Jones & Gandrud Alabama Records.  Largest genealogical periodical collection in Southern California.  Over 2,000 volumes of Los Angeles Historical Society collection.  Ross Cornwall, England collection. 

The SCGS is in the process of collecting obituaries for La Crescenta.  The obituaries are not yet indexed, but this is a project that is on the to-do list.  This collection will include clippings from several papers, including Daily Breeze-Torrance, LA Daily News, Foothill Leader, Glendale News-Press, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Los Angeles Times, La Canada Outlook, La Canada Valley Sun, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Whittier News, among others.

The SCGS is also considering a long-term project to replace the 1890 census, which may include developing an every-name index of the Los Angeles Times for that year.  Contact the SCGS if you are interested in working on this project.

 

 

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Southern California Region

Newspaper Holdings

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

 

 

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