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Bibliographic Guide to Local [San Francisco] Urban Research.
San Francisco, 1971. 7 p., 15 fiches, 11 x 15 cm.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFICHE 59

California County and Regional Histories.
New Haven, Conn.: Research Publications
Contents: 1. Official and Historical Atlas Map of Alameda County, California, complied, drawn and published from personal examinations and surveys by Thompson & West (1878, reel 2, book 11: MFILM N.S. 810:2); 2. Illustrations of Contra Costa Co., California, with historical sketch (1878; MFILM N.S. 810:4); 3. History of Santa Barbara County, California: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers (1883; reel 18, book 4132: MFILM N.S. 810:18); 4.History of San Luis Obispo County, California: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers (1883; reel 18, book 4070: MFILM N.S. 810:18); 5.Historical Atlas Map of Santa Clara County, California, complied, drawn and published from personal examinations and surveys by Thompson & West (1876, reel 19, book 4218: MFILM N.S. 810:19); 6.Historical Atlas Map of Solano County, California, complied, drawn and published from personal examinations and surveys by Thompson & West (1878, reel 21, book 4486: MFILM N.S. 810:21); 7.History of Yuba County, California: With Illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery, Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Books and Manufactories (1879, reel 24, book 4793: MFILM N.S. 810:24); 7.History of Sutter County, California: With Illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery, Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Books and Manufactories (1879, reel 23, book 4608: MFILM N.S. 810:23).
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 810

California Information File, 1846-1985 .
Sacramento, CA: California State Library; Bellevue, WA: produced [by] Commercial Microfilm Service, 1986. 550 microfiches: negative; 10 x 15 cm.
Contents: The California information file contains citations to information relating to California found in the resource collections of the California State Library acquired from the 1840s through 1986. For detailed contents consult: User' s Guide to the California Information File (Z1261.T47 1986), located in Media/Microtext.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFICHE 847

California Legislative Bills (California Bill Sets).
Imprint: Palo Alto, Calif., Library Microfilms.
Note: Library has 1867-1971,1975/1976. For 1971/1972-1973/1974, and 1976/1977 onward of Stanford copy, see MFICHE 285. For detailed contents consult printed Guide (JK8771 .B45), shelved in SSRC and MEDIA-MTXT.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 1526

California Legislative Bills (California Bill Sets).
Palo Alto, CA: Library Microfilms.
Contents: A microform combination of Bills, Concurrent resolutions, Constitutional amendments, Governor's plans, Joint resolutions, Preprint bills and amendments, and Resolutions of the Assembly and Senate of the California Legislature.
Note: For 1867-1971, and 1975/1976 of Stanford copy, see MFILM N.S. 1526.
Location: Green Library, Social Sciences Resource Center, MFICHE 285. Latest year/session available in paper copy, shelved in Green (CALIF-DOCS). Electronic version also available.

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California State Census of 1852
Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society; Sacramento, Calif.: California State Archives, 1972. 6 reels; 35 mm.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 1849

Collis P. Huntington Papers, 1856-1901.
Sanford, NC: Microfilming Corporation of America, 1978-1979. 115 reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Series 1. Incoming correspondence, 1856-1904. (54 reels)--Series 2. Letterpress copy books, 1868-1901. (35 reels)--Series 3. Legal and financial records, 1797-1901 (23 reels)--Series 4. Personal papers, 1862-1901 (3 reels). For detailed contents see Collis P. Huntington Papers, 1856-1901, a Guide to the Microfilm Edition (Z6616.H74.C65) located in the Newspaper/Microtext Collection.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 2198

FBI File on Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers
Wilmington, Del., Scholarly Resources, 1995.
Guide to the microfilm edition of the FBI file on Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers (HD6509 .C48 F35 1995) located in the Social Science Resource Center and the Media Microtext Collection.

Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFLIM N.S. 14305

Great Northern Railway Company Papers
Saint Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, 1979. 14 microfilm reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Reel [1] Index to the subject files of the President (1 reel) -- Reel [2-5] Index to personnel files / Personnel Dept. (4 reels) -- Reel [6-12] Magazine and newspaper advertisements, articles, and publicity / Advertising/Publicity Dept. (7 reels) -- Reel [13] Steam locomotive records books, 1901-1956. v. 5-7 (1 reel) -- Reel [14] Steam locomotive diagram book, 1941 (1 reel).
Finding aids: An inventory and roll list that provide additional information about these materials are available in the Repository, filed as: M247, M379, M382, M462, and M518.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 15089

Great Northern Railway Company: Part I, 1862-1922.
Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, Inc., c1986. 25 reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Ser. A. Board of directors' minutes and corporate histories (4 reels) -- Ser. B. Labor (16 reels) -- Ser. C. Settlement and development (5 reels)
Local note: For contents consult user's guide: Great Northern Railway Company papers, Part I, 1862-1922 (Z7236.R45 1985), located in Reference Dept. and Current Periodicals/Microtext.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 7600

Great Register, Sacramento County.
Palo Alto, Calif.: Bay Microfilm.
Library has: 1867-1879
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 7726.

Index to Articles on California Mines In the Mining and Scientific Press, v.1,1860-v.124 1922.
Sacramento, Calif.: California State Library Foundation; Bellevue, Wash.: microfilmed by Commercial Microfilm Service, 1986. 19 microfiches ; 10 x 15 cm.
Contents: consult Users' Guide, Index to Articles on California Mines in the Mining and Scientific Press (Z6737.I52 1986), located in Media/Microtext.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFICHE 998

Index to the Great Register of the City and County of San Francisco.
Palo Alto, Calif.: Bay Microfilm.
Library has: 1866-67; 1869; 1871
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 7724

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James Jerome Hill Papers: Letterpress Books, 1866-1916.
Saint Paul, MN: James Jerome Hill Reference Library, c1984. 48 reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Outgoing personal and business correspondence. Each reel includes Hill portrait and introductory information. Personal and private series, 1874, 1877-1916 (reels 1-17A) -- Pre-railroad business series, 1866-1878 (reels 18-21C) -- Railroad series, 1877-1898 (reels 22-48B)
For complete contents consult: A Guide to the James Jerome Hill Papers (HE2754.H5.A4 1985)
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 8002

Local History Catalog, Sutro Library, San Francisco, a branch of the California State Library
.
Sacramento, CA: California State Library Foundation, 1986 (Bellevue, WA: Commercial Microfilm Services). 49 microfiches: negative; 10 x 15 cm.
Contents: Part 2 of the Sutro Library genealogical card catalog. For detailed contents consult the Users' Guide to the Sutro Library Family History and Local History Subject Catalogs (Z5313.U5U83 1986), located in General Reference.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFICHE 810

Northern Pacific Railway Company Papers.
Saint Paul: Minnesota Historical Society. 127 microfilm reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Reel [1] Villard excursion file, 1883 / Secretary (1 reel) -- Reel [2-7] Index to the subject files of the President (6 reels) -- Reel [8] Photographs (1 reel) -- Reel [9] Historical record of locomotives, nos. 101-300, n.d. (1 reel) -- Reel [10-12] Index to personnel files / Personnel Dept. (3 reels) -- Reel [13] Reference file, 1860's-1960's / Personnel Dept. (1 reel) -- Reel [14-51] Records, 1870-1876 / Land Dept. (38 reels) -- Reel [52-88] Unregistered letter received, undated and 1864-1876 (36 reels) -- Reel [89-93] Steam locomotive and locomotive tender records, 1897-1944 (5 reels) -- Reel [94-117] Land examination field books : Washington, 1911-1940 (24 reels) -- Reel [118-127] Clippings scrapbooks, 1866-1904 (10 reels).
Finding aids: An inventory and roll list that provide additonal information about these material are available in the Repositor, filed as: M258, M295, M361, M373, M380, M381, M446, M459, M476, M505, M522.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 15088

Northern Pacific Railway Co. Papers: Part I, 1864-1922
Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, 1986. 25 reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Ser. A. Board of directors' minutes and corporate histories. (10 reels)-- Ser. B. Labor (12 reels)-- Ser. C. Settlement and development (3 reels). For contents consult user's guide: Northern Pacific Railway Company Papers, Part I, 1864-1922 (Z7236.R455 1985), located in Reference Dept. (c.1) and Media/Microtext (c.2).
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 7602

Register of Los Angeles County, State of California
Palo Alto, CA: Bay Microfilm.
Library has: 1873-1886; 1888
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 7725

San Francisco Chronicle Index, 1950-1980
Bellevue, WA: produced by Commercial Microfilm Service, 1986. 277 microfiches: negative; 10 x 15 cm.
Contents: Continues index for the years 1913-1949 available in: San Francisco newspapers index. Also consult: Users' Guide to the San Francisco Chronicle Index (Z6952.C2T46 1986), located in Media/Microtext.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFICHE 848

San Francisco Newspapers Index, 1904-1959.
Sacramento, CA: The Library; Bellevue, WA: produced by Commercial Microfilm Service, 1986. 699 microfiches: negative; 10 x 15 cm.
Contents: Index to: San Francisco Call (Jan. 1, 1904-Aug. 31, 1913); San Francisco Examiner (Sept. 1, 1913-Sept. 23, 1928); San Francisco Chronicle (Sept. 1, 1913-Dec. 31, 1949). Also consult the Users' Guide to the San Francisco Newspapers Index (Z6952.C2T47 1986), located in Media/Microtext.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFICHE 849.

Union Pacific Railroad. Subgroup 2, Office of the President.
Lincoln, NE: Nebraska State Historical Society, [198-?]. 53 reels; 35 mm
Contents: Microfilm of the incoming correspondence (1869-1870) and outgoing correspondence (1869-1892) of the Office of the President of the Union Pacific Railroad.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 15986 SER.1-2; GUIDE HE2791 .U55 U54 1980Z

Union Pacific Railroad. Subgroup 3, Assistant to the President.
Lincoln, NE: Nebraska State Historical Society, [198-?]
Contents: Microfilm of the outgoing correspondance (1885-1891) of the
Assistant to the President of the Union Pacific Railroad.
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM N.S. 15989

Union Pacific Railroad. Subgroup 4, Office of the Vice-President.
Lincoln, NE: Nebraska State Historical Society, [198-?]. 23 reels; 35 mm.
Contents: Microfilm of records from the Office of the Vice-President of the Union Pacific Railroad. Ser. 1. Correspondence (1 reel) -- ser. 2. Outgoing correspondence (2 reels) -- ser. 3. Durant papers, Levi Leonard collection (20 reels).
Location: Green Library, Media Microtext Collection, MFILM 16000 Ser. 1-3; GUIDE HE2791 .U55 U55 1980Z


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