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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Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.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:  1049A Previous Report (1048A)  |  Next Report (1050A)
INDEX NAME:  Corning Daily Observer Index
  • CORNING DAILY OBSERVER Corning CA 1972-1976
Branch of Tehama County Library
740 3rd St
Corning CA 96021
Telephone: (916) 824-3290
AVAILABILITY:  Only one copy of this card file index exists. It must be used in the Corning Library.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  Intended for local history and does not include items pertaining to county or state unless they directly affect the community of Corning. Included are obituaries, business enterprises, some biography, political items and community affairs. Limited indexing done on local organizations and local news items. Excluded are vital statistics, advertising, letters to the editor, social and sports events.
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A 3x5 card file index with both subjects and personal names in one alphabetical order. Entries consist of the newspaper name, date (mo,dy,yr) and then a brief statement of the content of the article indexed.
SIZE OF INDEX:  About 1200 entries in total
T. Gwinup et al. "Survey of local newspapers in California". California Librarian, v.36, p.4-45, January 1975.
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