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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Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.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:  1177A Previous Report (1176B)  |  Next Report (1178A)
INDEX NAME:  Progress Bulletin Index
  • PROGRESS BULLETIN Pomona CA 1880-1965;1965-1975;1976-Current
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625 S. Garey Ave
PO Box 2271
Pomona CA 91766
Telephone: (714) 620-2026
AVAILABILITY:  Only one copy of this card file index exists. It must be used in the Pomona Public Library.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  Emphasis is on news of the Pomona Valley, excluding routine club activites, routine sports news, and the column about men & women in the armed services. Indexing coverage has varied. 1880-1965 is highly selective. 1965-1975 is less selective. 1976-Current is quite comprehensive in terms of coverage.
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A 3x5 card file index divided into two sections: SUBJECTS and NAMES. There is only one entry per card. Entries consist of the headline, the date (mo-dy-yr) and page number.
SIZE OF INDEX:  The index currently occupies 54 full catalog drawers.
1, T. Gwinup et al. "Survey of local newspapers in California". California Librarian, v.36, p.4-45, January 1975.
2. Anita Cheek Milner. NEWSPAPER INDEXES: A LOCATION & SUBJECT GUIDE FOR RESEARCHERS. Scarecrow Press, Metuchen NJ, 1977.
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