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This report is extracted from the 1000 Section (Confirmed Newspaper Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.   Either a compiler, publisher or repository had confirmed the existance of this index and supplied information for the report. See the INTRODUCTION for the methodology used in compiling the LATHROP REPORT.

REPORT NO:  1023A Previous Report (1022B)  |  Next Report (1023B)
INDEX NAME:  Index to Obituaries
  • BOSTON TRANSCRIPT Boston MA 1875-1941
  • BOSTON GLOBE Boston MA 1952-1957
  • BOSTON HERALD Boston MA 1952-1957
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AVAILABILITY:  Only one copy of this 3x5 card file index exists. It must be used in the Boston Public Library. Library staff will make simple searches at no charge. Photocopies of index cards are available for $3 per page (about 6 cards).
SCOPE OF INDEX:  All obituaries indexed.
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A 3x5 card file index. One name per card. More than one citation per card if the obituary appeared in more than one newspaper or edition. The entry includes the last name, first name, place of death, age at death and date of death. The citation includes name of newspaper, month, day, year.
Anita Cheek Milner. NEWSPAPER INDEXES: A LOCATION & SUBJECT GUIDE FOR RESEARCHERS. Scarecrow Press, Metuchen NJ, 1977.
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