Local history and genealogy resources of the California State Library
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Published by California State Library Foundation in Sacramento, Calif .
Written in English



  • California


  • California State Library -- Directories.,
  • California -- Genealogy -- Library resources.,
  • California -- History, Local -- Library resources.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 99-112).

Statementedited by Gary E. Strong ; with an introduction by Gary F. Kurutz.
ContributionsStrong, Gary E., Kurutz, Gary F., California State Library. Foundation.
LC ClassificationsZ1261 .L6 1991, F860 .L6 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination118 p. ;
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1640896M
ISBN 100929722256
LC Control Number91194379

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