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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Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.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:  1286A Previous Report (1285B)  |  Next Report (1287A)
INDEX NAME:  Marysville Appeal-Democrat Index
  • MARYSVILLE APPEAL-DEMOCRAT Marysville CA 1858-1915
COMPILER:  Earl Ramey
303 Second St
Marysville CA 95901
Telephone: (916) 674-6241
AVAILABILITY:  This index may be used at the Yuba County Library. It is also available on microfilm from Bay Microfilm (737 Loma Verde Ave, Palo Alto CA 94303). Write for prices.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  The index includes names felt to be historically noteworthy and events of local significance. In addition to the newspaper, the index also includes references to Yuba and Sutter historical society publications, the minutes of the Marysville city council, and various other local history publication.
FORMAT OF INDEX:  The original index was a 3x5 card file arranged in alphabetical order with both subjects and personal names interfiled. The handwritten entries consist of a brief description of the article, the month, day, and year. References to the newspaper have the word APPEAL stamped in the upper right hand corner of the card.
SIZE OF INDEX:  About 150,000 to 200,000 cards.
T. Gwinup et al. "Survey of local newspapers in California". California Librarian, v.36, p.4-45, January 1975.
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