GENEALOGY/FAMILY HISTORY (CONTINUED)
Census indices and extractions, Census records, 1850 - 1900 microfilm & CD's
Estates notices, Family reunion notices, Obituaries - over 9000 on file
Engagement, wedding and anniversay notices, Will indices
LOCAL HISTORY
County histories - Washington County - Beers, Crumrine, McFarland
Fayette County - Ellis
Subject files - Businesses, professionals, and industries, Churches, Events, Schools,
       Organizations
Publications on local history
        Hornbake - 100 Years of Progress, California, PA (1949)
        Images of America: California, Pennsylvania (2003)
MILITARY RECORDS
Burial records - Billinglley GAR Post - 1890 census Surviving Soldiers, Sailor, Marines
& Widows, Regimental histories - Civil War - Veteran's listings and clippings form Civil
War, World War I, and World War II.
NEWSPAPERS
Historical extractions, indexed form local newspapers - California Focus, California Sentinel,
(including 1906 historical edition), Voice of the Mon, (Washington) Examiner Record,
Washington Observer-Reporter, and Mon Valley news clippings.
PHOTOGRAPHS
Harry Harris collection - Over 1,200 photograhs and negatives from Harry Photography
Studio 1900 - 1950
Additional photographs donated from local residents
REFERENCE MATERIAL - PAGE 2
 
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