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#''250 School Road, Miranda, CA -- 1/4 mile from Avenue of the Giants (road is next to South Fork High School).''''(Link to map using'''''<b>[http://maps.google.com Google]''&nbsp;or other map sites)''</b>
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'''Phone:''' 707-943-3071
  
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'''Open Hours:''' Thursday, 4-8 pm and Saturday, 1-4 pm and other hours by appointment.
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed on Holidays
  
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==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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.)''
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*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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. Hardware and Equipment
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*One&nbsp;computer for on-line work and one for off-line work with various software programs.  
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*One Reader/Printer for both microfilm and microfiche
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*4 microfiche readers
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*3&nbsp;microfilm readers&nbsp;
  
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
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Center Director, Mary Whitmore,&nbsp;specializes in Native American research, and has experience in Arkansas, Texas, and Tennessee research.  
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Consultant, Marling McReynolds, specializes in use of the computer especially Google searches, etc.  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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''Humboldt County Library in Eureka, CA has the Humboldt Room, with genealogical and historic resources especially for this area.''
  
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''
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Any Humboldt County Libraries have access to Sutro Library, which is an exceptional collection of genealogical materials.  
  
 
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Revision as of 02:34, 2 September 2011

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


(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I" box in the Toolbar above.)

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 250 School Road, Miranda, CA -- 1/4 mile from Avenue of the Giants (road is next to South Fork High School).'(Link to map usingGoogle or other map sites)

Phone: 707-943-3071

E-mail:

Open Hours: Thursday, 4-8 pm and Saturday, 1-4 pm and other hours by appointment.

Holiday Schedule: Closed on Holidays



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

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.
  • (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.)

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. Hardware and Equipment
  • One computer for on-line work and one for off-line work with various software programs.
  • One Reader/Printer for both microfilm and microfiche
  • 4 microfiche readers
  • 3 microfilm readers 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Center Director, Mary Whitmore, specializes in Native American research, and has experience in Arkansas, Texas, and Tennessee research.

Consultant, Marling McReynolds, specializes in use of the computer especially Google searches, etc.


Resources in the Local Area

Humboldt County Library in Eureka, CA has the Humboldt Room, with genealogical and historic resources especially for this area.

Any Humboldt County Libraries have access to Sutro Library, which is an exceptional collection of genealogical materials.


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Volunteer at the Center

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)