PERiodical Source Index (1847-1985)

prepared by the staff of the Allen County Public Library Foundation and the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Department; Anne Dallas Budd, Michael Barren Clegg, Curt Bryan Witcher
Books/Monographs/Book with Fiche
Fort Wayne, Indiana : Allen County Public Library Foundation, c1988-1998
17 v.


Other title page information: Anne Dallas Budd, Michael Baren Clegg, Curt Bryan Witcher.

Additional editor in 1990: Dawne Slater-Putt.

This retrospective index "is a comprehensive place, subject, and surname index to articles from the broadest spectrum of English-languages and French-Canadian genealogy and local history periodicals."

After researchers have identified a citation in the index, they will need to look up a four letter journal code in Appendix A, B, or C to determine the title of the publication.

Contents: v. 1. (1988) Places - Alabama-Montana -- v. 2. (1988) Places Nebraska-Wyoming, Canadian places, Research methodology, Other foreign places -- v. 3. (1988) Families, A-K (Lac) -- v. 4 (1988) Families, Kuhus-Z -- v. 5. (1990) Places, Alabama-Minnesota -- v. 6. Places, Mississippi-Wyoming, Canadian places, Other foreign places, Research methodology -- v. 7. (1990) Families, A-Lab -- v. 8. (1990) Families, Kruger-Z -- v. 9. (1992) Places, Alabama-N. Dakota -- v. 10. (1992) Ohio-Wyoming -- v. 11. (1992) Families, A-K -- v. 12. (1992) Families, L-Z -- v. 13. (1995) Places, Alabama-N. Dakota -- v. 14. (1995) Places, Ohio-Wyoming -- v. 15. (1995) Families, A-K -- v. 16. (1995) Families, L-Z -- v. 17. (1998) Places, A-Z & Families, A-Z.

The library has received two installments (1988 and 1990) of the proposed 16 vol. set. Each installment contains 4 volumes. Because each installment is not cumulative, researchers will need to check the listings in both installments in order to get complete information about what is available in the Retrospective set. The fourth installment, is expected to be a cumulative 16 volume set. All four installments will be sorted into one alphabet.

"This index is divided into 5 distinct parts. These parts are places, families, Canadian places, foreign places, and a research methodology section."--Introd.

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