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Sonoma State University Library
Special Collections
1801 E. Cotati Avenue
Rohnert Park, California 94928
Phone: (707) 664-4152
Email: specialcollections@sonoma.edu
Collections with online items: 6
Physical collections: 31
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Dawson Lime Kiln Photograph Collection

Photographs of lime kiln ruins in northern and central California, documenting a critical 19th century industry producing lime for the construction of cities in the area. The collection includes 16 photographs (16 X 20 in.) and text documents by the...

 
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Ernestine Smith Papers

The Smith papers, dating from late 1950s to the early 1970s, include correspondence, government documents, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, newsletters, pamphlets, fliers and ephemera. All relate to such local environmental issues as nuclear power plant construction and coastal access.

 
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Finley – McFarling Genealogy Collection

The documents, all in transcribed form and many with copies of the original documents, include deeds, court records, tax and census records, marriage and other vital records, as well as some extensive probate records, and abstracts taken from standard sources,...

 
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Hoyt Earthquake Photograph Collection

These vintage photographs of the extensive earthquake and fire damage to downtown Santa Rosa once belonged to Henry’s daughter, Frances H. Gove (d.1993 in Monterey, California). The envelope and its contents were found in a Monterey bookshop by a dealer...

 
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North Bay Historic Preservation Digital Collection

The images in the North Bay Historic Preservation Digital Collection constitute an important chronicle of local buildings and represent a significant piece of the region's social, cultural, and anthropological history dating from the mid-1800s. The majority of photographs were taken...

 
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Talbot (Roy Maxwell) Papers

Roy Maxwell Talbot (1880-1963) began his career in the Chinese Maritime Customs in 1908. He served as Commissioner of Customs from 1935 until 1938, when he became Audit Secretary in the Inspectorate General's Office. He was in that position until...