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ERIC Number: ED050759
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 31
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Collecting and Using Local History.
Miller, Marcia Muth
The local history collection should contain: county histories; city and village histories; state and regional histories; anniversary booklets; company histories; local newspapers; local magazines; genealogies; family albums; diaries; journals, and letters; account books; club yearbooks; school annuals; telephone books, city directories and local maps; and public records. The local history collection should also be suitably housed, easily accessible with a comprehensive catalog and a helpful, intelligent staff. Community members who may use the collection are: staffs of the local newspapers, radio and television stations; professional and amateur genealogists; professional historians; economists; writers; clubs and other community groups; teachers; students; and artists. (MM)
New Mexico Research Library of the Southwest, P.O. Box 4725, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501 ($1.75)
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Authoring Institution: New Mexico Research Library of the Southwest, Sante Fe.