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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Description : This is a scanned copy of a glass plate negative with the text of a song sung by Chaffey College or Chaffey High School students, called "A Chaffey Song." The song was likely published in an early annual for either the college or the later high school. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (3.4 x 4 in.) Call Number : gpn_041 Files were created by Ontario City Library and preserved by the California Preservation Program .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Description : Translates to "with speed and courage" Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Description : Photocopy of a newspaper article titled, 'X' marks spot after planes leave Grand Central" Source : 1 Page of 1: Newspaper Digitized by California Revealed .
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Additional Title:  Embracing a complete directory of residents in the counties of Butte, Colusa, Nevada, Placer, Sutter, Tehama, and Yuba Description: Listed by town, with residents listed alphabetically. Contains many advertisements for businesses within the region covered. Source :  428 Pages of 428 : Book ( 22 cm. ) Call Number : CR 917.943 M Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Western Dir. Co.
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Description : Glendale City directory. 1923 Source : 425 Pages of 425: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number:  917.9493 G 1923 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Western Dir. Co.
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Description : Glendale City directory. 1922 Source : 336 Pages of 336: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number: 917.9493 G 1922 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Mountain View Public Library
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Description : P. 29 in Anaham's book: 90 Years of Mountain View Fire Department History, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (9 x 9 cm.) Call Number : PHA F9 3 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 232 Pages of 232: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Fresno County Public Library
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Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection Description : George Martin (l) unloading Royal Crown Cola truck for Rex Market, downtown Fresno. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-02-024 Digitized by California Revealed .
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California College of the Arts Libraries
by Sommer, Robert
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Description: Photograph by Robert Sommer. The Mudflats Sculptures were a series of large-scale driftwood installations created in the Emeryville mudflats from the 1960s through the 1980s. These works reflected a time of radical change in the Bay Area and provided a forum for community-driven public art in California. UC Davis Professor Robert Sommer photographed these works, providing a comprehensive visual documentation that spans decades. Call Number: 325 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Source: Photograph: 1 Page of 1:5 x 5 cm.
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 248 Pages of 248: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0099 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 22 Source : 233 Pages of 233: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number: 14-0116 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 12 Source : 325 Pages of 325: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0180 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by A.T. Cowan, Publisher
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Description : Glendale City directory. 1919 Source : 232 Pages of 232: Book (10 x 7 in.)  Call Number:  917.9493 G 1919 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 25 Source : 207 Pages of 207: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0119 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 14 Source : 351 Pages of 351: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0182 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 10 Source : 304 Pages of 304: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0178 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 359 Pages of 359: Book (13 x 18 in.) Call Number : 14-0014 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 26 Source : 251 Pages of 251: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0120 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 30 Source : 257 Pages of 257: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0124 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Record, Volume 21 Source : 229 Pages of 229: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0115 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 482 Pages of 482: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0101 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Description : Seventeen years prior to the formation of Madera County, the California Lumber Company built a log flume to carry lumber from its lumber operations in the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the Central Pacific Railroad, located in Madera. Thus, when the County was organized in 1893, it was appropriately named Madera, which is the Spanish term for wood. The granite jail was built in 1876 and was the one of the oldest jails in California when torn down (ca. 1990). During the time in which...
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 13 Source : 319 Pages of 319: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0181 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Sierra Justice Court, Volume 15 Source : 313 Pages of 313: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0183 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Sheriff Register, Volume 23 Source : 217 Pages of 217: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0117 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 9 Source : 299 Pages of 299: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0177 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Butte County Library
by Talbitzer
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Description: The beginning of Oroville Dam. Source :  1 Page of 1 : Photograph ( 8 x 10 in. ) Collection Title : Talbitzer Collection Call Number : 0000-000-1464 Digitized by  California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 248 Pages of 248: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 11 Source : 308 Pages of 308: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0179 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 6 Source : 300 Pages of 300: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0174 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 264 Pages of 264: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 29 Source : 265 Pages of 265: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number :  14-0123 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Fresno County Public Library
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Series Title : Shades of Fresno Collection Description : Lisle Boys Choir, comprised [sic] of boys from all religious, ethnic and social backgrounds. Performed for over 20 years. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph(5.5 x 7 cm.) Call Number : 98-04-013 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 27 Source : 199 Pages of 199: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0121 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 5 Source : 300 Pages of 300: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0173 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Glendale Evening News
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Additional Title:  Glendale-Tropico-Casa Verdugo city directory Description : Glendale City directory. 1917 Source : 232 Pages of 232: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number:  917.9493 G 1917 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 264 Pages of 264: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 304 Pages of 304: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 266 Pages of 266: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0100 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 248 Pages of 248: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 273 Pages of 273: Book (13 x 18 in.) Call Number : 14-0015 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 219 Pages of 219: Book (12 x 18 in.) Call Number : 14-0019 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 318 Pages of 318: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 28 Source : 216 Pages of 216: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0122 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 20 Source : 219 Pages of 219: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0114 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 336 Pages of 336: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Mountain View Public Library
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Description : The Campbells. Upper row: Pete Malone, George Campbell Jr, Mrs. Margaret Campbell, Brill Campbell, Ed Burke, George Campbell, Henry Campbell. Lower row: Tom Campbell, Jack Campbell, Dan Burke, Jim Campbell, Harry Burke. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (9 x 9 cm.) Call Number : PHA P28 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 220 Pages of 220: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0093 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Fremont Main Library
by Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
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Note : Item displays with physical damage: creased or torn pages, stains, perforations, discoloration, dog-eared, handwritten notes throughout, text printed with a skew in places, spot-stains obscure text throughout, County Clerk stamp over text throughout.
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Source: 500 Pages of 500: Book (9 x 11 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 8 Source : 268 Pages of 268: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0102 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 8 Source : 300 Pages of 300: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0176 Digitized by  California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 280 Pages of 280: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 312 Pages of 312: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 24 Source : 217 Pages of 217: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0118 Digitized by California Revealed .
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National City Public Library
by Sweetwater Union High School
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Source: 310 Pages of 310: Yearbook (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Sheriff Register, Volume 18 Source : 187 Pages of 187: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0111 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 168 Pages of 168: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0097 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 7 Source : 304 Pages of 304: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0175 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Ledger Newspapers
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Description : L.A. in only 48 hours newspaper photo from Ledger Newspaper with Moseley, Lindberghs and Mary Pickford with "City of Angels" flight. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
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Butte County Library
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Description:  Old School house on Oroville - Quincy road. Old card reads "Old abandoned school house on old Oroville Quincy Road between Bush (sic) [Brush] Creek and Mountain House. W.R. Parker, past Pres. of Butte County Historical Society holds up old agate marble he found in the dooryard." Print only Source :  1 Page of 1 : Photograph ( 3.5 x 5 in. ) Collection Title : Talbitzer Collection Call Number : 0000-000-3715 Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Los Angeles Public Library
by Edmonds, Jefferson Lewis
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Description : The Liberator is a rare early twentieth-century Los Angeles news periodical that chronicled issues and events in Los Angeles's African American community. In the words of its publisher: the Liberator is an independent Afro-American journal, devoted to the interest of society and the race in particular. It will put forth its best efforts to encourage independent thought and action among Afro-Americans, believing, as we do that every man ought to do his own thinking, and, thinking,...
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Source: 8 Pages of 8: Newspaper (12 1/2 x 19 in.)
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Southern Calif. Directory Co.
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Additional Title: Resident and business directory of Glendale, Tropico, and Casa Verdugo Description: Glendale City directory. 1911-1912 Source : 178 Pages of 178: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number: 917.9493 G 1911-1912 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Valley Publicity Bureau
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Additional Title: Resident and business tri-city directory of Glendale, Tropico, and Casa Verdugo Description: Glendale City directory. 1915-1916 Source : 200 Pages of 200: Book (10 x 7 in.)  Call Number:  917.9493 G 1915-1916 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Fremont Main Library
by Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
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Note : Item displays physical damage: creased and torn pages, stains, perforation, discoloration, dog-eared, handwritten notes throughout, stamp over text throughout.
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Source: 643 Pages of 643: Book (6 x 9 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 392 Pages of 392: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0095 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Conrad, James J.
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Additional Description: Directory of Glendale, Tropico, and Casa Verdugo Description: Glendale City directory 1913-1914 Source : 198 Pages of 198: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number:  917.9493 G 1913 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Source : 500 Pages of 500: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0187 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 160 Pages of 160: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0096 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Additional Title : Madera County Jail Register, Volume 19 Source : 207 Pages of 207: Book (14 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0113 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by County Court of Madera County (Calif.)
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Additional Title : Madera County Justice Court Day Book, Volume 16 Source : 121 Pages of 121: Book (11 x 16 in.) Call Number : 14-0184 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Butte County Library
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Description: Union Hotel Fire in Oroville - printed in Days of Old, Days of Gold, p. 20. Sign for Gales Livery Stable in on the left. Note: Oversized photo Source :  1 Page of 1 : Photograph ( 7.5 x 12.5 in. ) Collection Title : Talbitzer Collection Call Number : 0000-000-0376 Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Source : 190 Pages of 190: Book (12 x 17 in.) Call Number : 14-0017 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Fremont Main Library
by Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
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Note : Item displays with physical damage: creased or torn pages, stains, perforations, discoloration, dog-eared, text printed with a skew in places, spot-stains obscure text throughout, text is cut off on sides in places, County Clerk stamp obscures text in places.
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 500 Pages of 500: Book (9 x 11 in.)
Madera County Library
by Madera County (Calif.) Sheriff
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Description : Seventeen years prior to the formation of Madera County, the California Lumber Company built a log flume to carry lumber from its lumber operations in the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the Central Pacific Railroad, located in Madera. Thus, when the County was organized in 1893, it was appropriately named Madera, which is the Spanish term for wood. The granite jail was built in 1876 and was the one of the oldest jails in California when torn down (ca. 1990). During the time in which...
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