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Sonoma County Library documents, 1869-
SPC.00001
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Title:

Sonoma County Library documents, 1869-
Sonoma County Library Historical Materials, 1869-
Scrapbooks of the Petaluma Regional Library,1939-1993
Staff history of the Sonoma County Library

Creator/Contributor:

Sonoma County Library, creator, creator,, compiler.

Abstract:

This collection contains official and unofficial documents and other items from the Sonoma County Library and its predecessor municipal libraries.

Date:

1869 (issued)

Contents:

Box 1: Santa Rosa branch minutes (7 vols.), 1869-1975 -- Boxes 2-9: Administrative documents, 1975-1995 -- Box 10: Healdsburg Library minutes, 1901-1973 ; Financial records, 1974-1975 ; Cash books, 1955-1975 -- Box 11: Petaluma Library minutes, 1962-1975 -- Box 12: Sonoma Library records, 1909-1969 -- Box 13: Cloverdale Library records, 1927-1969 ; new library documents, 1979 -- Box 14: Healdsburg Library minutes, 1972-1975 -- Box 15: Sebastopol Library cash book, 1955-1961 -- Box 16: Condemnation of Santa Rosa Carnegie building and new building construction records, 1959-1968 -- Box 17: Miscellaneous Santa Rosa Library records, 1943-1964 -- Box 18: Miscellaneous Sonoma County Library records, 1976-1994 -- Box 19: Miscellaneous Santa Rosa Library records, 1888-1962 -- Box 20: Santa Rosa Library new library building construction documents, 1958-1967 -- Box 21: Branch improvements and new Santa Rosa Library building, 1963-1972 -- Box 22: Petaluma Library scrapbooks, 1947-1967 (6 volumes) -- Box 24: Petaluma Library scrapbooks, 1967-1977 (2 volumes) -- Box 24: Petaluma Library scrapbooks, 1977-1993 (2 volumes) --
Box 25: Sonoma Regional Library. Grant application ; Reports, 1968-1978, 2001 ; clippings ; Sonoma Valley Library financial documents -- Box 26: Southwest Regional Library ; Windsor Regional Library ; Bookmobile -- Box 27: Central Santa Rosa Library. Clippings ; Renovation planning ; Central buying -- Box 28: Cloverdale Regional Library. Clippings ; Library building ; 20th anniversary planning ; 30th anniversary planning ; Cloverdale Library trustees minutes, 1913-1926 -- Box 29: Branches. Correctional libraries--Prison law libraries ; Forestville Library ; Guerneville Regional Library ; Healdsburg Regional Library ; Occidental Library ; Petaluma Regional Library ; Rincon Valley Regional Library (East Regional Library) -- Box 30: Sebastopol Library (1). Reports, 1966-1978 -- Box 31: Sebastopol Library (2). New building ; Consolidation documents ; Agreements for service ; Management documents, 1966-1968 -- Box 32: Sebastopol Library (3). Children's Library ; Sebastopol new building planning ; Sebastopol clippings -- Box 33: Northwest Regional Library (1). New building plans ; Correspondence ; Director's notes ; Landscaping -- Box 34: Northwest Regional Library (2). Architects interviews ; Comparative programs and plans ; Building program ; Claims -- Box 35: Central files, 1979-2000. Art exhibits ; Book collection ; Book fairs ; Internet/Web ; e-Books -- Box 36: Central files, 1973-2000. County-wide library planning ; North Bay Cooperative Library ; Staff and personnel -- Box 37. Library annual reports, 1903-1979 -- Box 38: Agencies and organizations ; State of California -- Box 39: Programs and budgets -- Box 40: Santa Rosa Library. Expenditures, 1925-1959.

Subject:

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Sonoma County Library

Note:

Repository: Sonoma County Library Archives, Sonoma County Library, Collection no. SPC.00001.
Includes files and documents relating to the construction of the Central Library, records from branch libraries prior to being incorporated into the Sonoma County Library system.
Includes Staff history of the Sonoma County Library: clippings, fliers, notes, etc. compiled by Sebastopol Librarian Ann Stroberger prior to her retirement in 2014 (4 boxes (20 binders); Scrapbooks of the Petaluma Regional Library, 1939-1993: Scrapbooks of the Petaluma Public Library, 1939-1993, consists of two binders and eight scrapbook albums documenting over five decades of the library's history. The binders contain clippings (bulk from Petaluma Argus-Courier), Jan. 3, 1939-May 28, 1943; the albums are comprised primarily of newspaper clippings from the Petaluma Argus-Courier, photographs and ephemeral items.The scrapbooks are comprised primarily of newspaper clippings from the Petaluma Argus-Courier, photographs and ephemeral items; materials related to the dedication of the new library on July 10, 1976 (June 22, 1976 letter from U.S. Representative Don Clausen, invitation responses, guest list and photographs from the dedication) (10 items in 4 boxes); Sebastopol Library Arts Committee's records of exhibitions include: fliers and other publicity items, adminstrative records, photographs from exhibits held in the Sebastopol Regional Library's forum room, 1981-2009.
This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library
Access: No restrictions. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library to request materials; paged materials available for research by appointment during History and Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for contact information and current hours).
Finding aid available online via the Online Archive of California.
Materials in English.
Gift: donor unknown
[Identification of item], Sonoma County Library documents, 1869-. SPC.00001, Sonoma County Library Archives, Sonoma County Library, Santa Rosa, CA.
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

Type:

Archival materials

Physical Description:

<60> (<60>

Language:

English

Identifier:

https://oac.cdlib.org/search?query=SPC.00001
SPC.00001

Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Copyright Note:

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see
Access: No restrictions. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library to request materials; paged materials available for research by appointment during History and Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for contact information and current hours).
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

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