Difference between revisions of "La Grande Oregon Family History Center"

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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
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*''We have Oregon Death Indexes on fiche; 1971 - 1990.''
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*''We have Oregon census on film; 1850-1920.''
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*''We have Union County Marriage Records; 1865 - 1975.''
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*''We have Oregon land records from 1865-1971, deeds from 1864-1933 and some mining deeds, 1864 and water rights 1891-1969.''
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*''The observer, a La Grande paper is also available on film from 1897-1972.''
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*''Books covering Union, Wallowa and Baker county histories.''
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*''Notebooks of local obituaries; 1985- current.''
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*''Over 1200 books and magazines for use in genealogical research.''
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====

Revision as of 20:30, 13 December 2011

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 2504 N Fir, La Grande, Oregon, USA '(Include information about your center that would be helpful for first time visitors such which entrance in the building to use, parking, etc. Use as many or as few bullet points as needed.)
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Phone: 541-963-5003

E-mail: OR_LaGrande@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: Mon 9am-12 noon, Tue 9am-3pm, Wed 6pm-9pm, Thur 9am-6pm, Fri 9am-12 noon

Holiday Schedule: Closed New years, Memorial day, 4th of July, 24th of July, Labor day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.<fck:hr>

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule: Public classes 2nd and 4th Thursday 6pm- 7pm

Staff Training Meetings: First Monday noon

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Center Resources 10 computers on line, Books, Films, Microfisch, Maps, classroom, Cem records, Oregon Death index, Land records

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • We have Oregon Death Indexes on fiche; 1971 - 1990.
  • We have Oregon census on film; 1850-1920.
  • We have Union County Marriage Records; 1865 - 1975.
  • We have Oregon land records from 1865-1971, deeds from 1864-1933 and some mining deeds, 1864 and water rights 1891-1969.
  • The observer, a La Grande paper is also available on film from 1897-1972.
  • Books covering Union, Wallowa and Baker county histories.
  • Notebooks of local obituaries; 1985- current.
  • Over 1200 books and magazines for use in genealogical research.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal: This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment

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Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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