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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Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.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:  1089A Previous Report (1088A)  |  Next Report (1090A)
INDEX NAME:  Gazette and Herald Index
  • HADDON GAZETTE Cherry Hill NJ 1969-Current
  • TOWN CRIER HERALD Blackwood NJ 1970-Current
Haddon Ave at Tanner St
Haddonfield NJ 08033
Telephone: (609) 429-1304
AVAILABILITY:  Only one copy of this card file index exists. It must be used in the Haddonfield Public Library.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  Only articles relating to Haddonfield or Haddonfield residents are included. Special attention is given to biographical information, marriages and obituaries. Excluded from the index are upcoming meeting announcements, engagements, information on college students, resident's vacation trips and sporting events (except in the case of a championship or unusually significant game).
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A 3x5 card file index in alphabetical order by subject or personal name. The cards are handwritten and consist of the subject followed by one or more entries. Each entry consists of the headline, newspaper code, issue volume & number, page number, month, day, and year.
SIZE OF INDEX:  About 90 cards per month are added to the current index.
1. Anita Cheek Milner. NEWSPAPER INDEXES: A LOCATION & SUBJECT GUIDE FOR RESEARCHERS. Scarecrow Press, Metuchen NJ, 1977.
2. Joseph C. Scorza. NEWSPAPER INDEXING IN NEW JERSEY: SUMMARY RESULTS OF A SURVEY OF PUBLIC LIBRARIES. Reference Section, New Jersey Library Association, New Brunswick NJ, October 1975.
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