Sonoma County Radio Amateurs collection, 1976-2010

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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Sonoma County Radio Amateurs collection, 1976-2010

Sonoma County Library

Overview of the Collection

Title: Sonoma County Radio Amateurs collection
Date (inclusive): 1976-2010
Identification: SPC.00031
Compiler: Von der Porten, Michael
Creator: Sonoma County Radio Amateurs
Physical Description: 1.08 linear feet 1 record storage box
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
Repository: Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library
Abstract: This collection contains Sonoma County Radio Amateurs newsletter for its members, as well as other materials related to the organization.
SCRA newsletter: Short skp

Scope and Contents

Sonoma County Radio Amateurs newsletter; membership records and a history of the Sons In Retirement Amateur Radio Club (SIRAC), based in Danville, Calif.

Arrangement of the collection

Organized into three series:
  1. Short Skip [newsletter]
  2. Membership information
  3. SIRARC history (binder).

Access Terms

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

Corporate Names

Sons In Retirement Amateur Radio Club--History

Topical Terms

Shortwave radio--California--Sonoma County
Shortwave radio--California--Sonoma County--Periodicals
Amateur radio stations--California--Sonoma County
Amateur radio stations--California--Sonoma County--Periodicals
Radio--California--Sonoma County
Radio--California--Sonoma County--Periodicals
Shortwave radio stations--California--Sonoma County
Shortwave radio stations--California--Sonoma County--Periodicals

Genre and Format Terms

Histories (literary works)
Administrative records
Archival materials

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Conditions Governing Access:

Access Information

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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], Sonoma County Radio Amateurs collection, 1976-2010. SPC.00031, Sonoma County Library Archives, Sonoma County Library, Santa Rosa, CA.
Gift: Sonoma County Radio Amateurs (Michal Von der Porten), 2014