Newspaper clippings of Petaluma fires, 1933-1934

Processed by Sonoma County Library staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Geoffrey Skinner.
Published by the Sonoma County Library
Published Dec. 20, 2019
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Newspaper clippings of Petaluma fires, 1933-1934

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Overview of the Collection

Title: Newspaper clippings of Petaluma fires
Date (inclusive): 1933-1934
Identification: SPC.00036
Creator: Petaluma Argus-courier (Petaluma, Calif. : 1928)
Physical Description: 0.2 linear feet 1 volume
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
Repository: Petaluma History Room, Petaluma Regional Library
Abstract: Collection consists of a scrapbook of clippings from Petaluma, California newspapers (primarily the Petaluma Argus-courier (Petaluma, Calif. : 1928), on the subject of fires in and around the city between 1933 and 1934.


Scrapbook compiler unknown.

Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings documenting fires occurring in and around Petaluma, California between 1933 and 1934

Access Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.

Geographic Terms

Petaluma (Calif.)--History
Sonoma County (Calif.)--History

Topical Terms

Fires--California--Sonoma County
Dwellings-- California--Petaluma
Dwellings-- California--Sonoma County
Dwellings--Fires and fire prevention--California--Petaluma
Dwellings--Fires and fire prevention--California--Sonoma County
Commercial buildings--California--Petaluma
Commercial buildings--California--Sonoma County
Commercial buildings--Fires and fire prevention--California--Petaluma
Commercial buildings--Fires and fire prevention--California--Sonoma County

Genre and Format Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Archival materials

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Conditions Governing Access:

Access Information

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Petaluma History Room for access; for contact info and current hours, see

Conditions of Use

Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

Publication Rights

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[Identification of item], Newspaper clippings of Petaluma fires, 1933-1934. SPC.00036 , Petaluma History Room, Sonoma County Library, Petaluma, CA.
GIft: Petaluma Historical Library & Museum, 2011?