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'''Torrance Family History Center''' has been serving the community for the past 25 years. We have a group of dedicated and knowledgeable Family History Consultants who can help with any research problem you may have.
  
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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
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'''Location'''
  
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*'''Address:''' 22605 Kent Ave. Torrance, Ca 90505
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*Cross street is Sepulvada Blvd - building is at the end of the street on the right.
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*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=22605+Kent+Ave.+Torrance,+Ca+90505&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,114.169922&vpsrc=0&hnear=22605+Kent+Ave,+Torrance,+California+90505&t=m&z=17 Map]
  
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'''Phone:''' 310-791-6256  
 
 
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'''Torrance Family History Cente'''r has been serving the community for the past 25 years. We have a group of dedicated and knowledgeable Family History Consultants who can help you with any research problem you have.<br>
 
 
 
Center Contacts and Hours
 
 
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''
 
 
 
#''22605 Kent Ave. Torrance, Ca 90505''
 
#''Cross street is Sepulvada Blvd - building is at the end of the street on the right.<br>''
 
#[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=22605+Kent+Ave.+Torrance,+Ca+90505&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,114.169922&vpsrc=0&hnear=22605+Kent+Ave,+Torrance,+California+90505&t=m&z=17 Map]
 
 
 
'''Phone: 310-791-6256'''
 
 
 
'''E-mail:''' <br>
 
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
:'''Monday''', 9:30 am - 4:30 pm  
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:'''&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Monday''', 9:30 am - 4:30 pm  
:'''Thursday''', 9:30 am &nbsp;-8:30 pm  
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:'''&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Thursday''', 9:30 am &nbsp;-8:30 pm  
:'''Saturday''', 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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:'''&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Saturday''', 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
  
'''Holiday Schedule''':
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'''Holiday Schedule'''  
  
:Closed for major holidays
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*Closed for major holidays  
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'''The Family History Center will be closed on April 23rd through April 28th for maintenance.'''
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=== Calendar and Events ===
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== <br>Calendar and Events ==
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==== Free Family History Seminar- October 20th 8:30 am-12:30 pm ====
  
==== Upcoming Events ====
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=== '''''"The INs and Outs of Family Search" &nbsp;'''''<i>&nbsp;</i> ===
  
==== Class Schedule ====
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== Attend 3 out of 18 classes ==
  
==== Staff Training Meetings ====
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== Center will be closed to research on this day<br> ==
  
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
=== Center Resources  ===
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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.&nbsp;
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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 websites that generally charge for subscriptions.&nbsp;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
*''Computers - internet accesable''  
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*'''Computers:''' Internet accesable
*''Microfilm and Fiche Readers - can create digital image''&nbsp;
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*'''Microfilm and Fiche Readers:''' - can create digital image''&nbsp;''
  
 
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=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''British Isles - French Canada - Native American''
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*British Isles - French Canada - Native American  
 
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*Search techniques for the Census
''Search techniques for the Census''
 
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
  
=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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== Links <br> ==
 
 
 
''[http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cdnc/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=p&p=home&e=-------en--20--1--txt-IN----- California Digital Newspaper Collection]&nbsp; -CDNC.ucr.edu''
 
  
''[http://www.torranceca.gov/libraryarchive/ Torrance Herald or Torrance Press Historical Newpaper Archive]&nbsp;''
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== =Links  ==
  
''accessed through Torrance Public Library''
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*[http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cdnc/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=p&p=home&e=-------en--20--1--txt-IN----- California Digital Newspaper Collection]&nbsp; -CDNC.ucr.edu
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*[http://www.torranceca.gov/libraryarchive/ Torrance Herald or Torrance Press Historical Newpaper Archive], Accessed through Torrance Public Library
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
  
====== (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.)  ======
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= '''''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~casbcgs/ South Bay Cities Genealogy Society]&nbsp;''''' =
  
 
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
  
''We welcome anyone who is willing to serve.''
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'''We welcome anyone who is willing to serve.'''

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Torrance Family History Center has been serving the community for the past 25 years. We have a group of dedicated and knowledgeable Family History Consultants who can help with any research problem you may have.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location

  • Address: 22605 Kent Ave. Torrance, Ca 90505
  • Cross street is Sepulvada Blvd - building is at the end of the street on the right.
  • Map

Phone: 310-791-6256

Open Hours:

        Monday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
        Thursday, 9:30 am  -8:30 pm
        Saturday, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Holiday Schedule

  • Closed for major holidays

Calendar and Events

Free Family History Seminar- October 20th 8:30 am-12:30 pm

"The INs and Outs of Family Search"   

Attend 3 out of 18 classes

Center will be closed to research on this day

Center Resources

Collections

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 websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers: Internet accesable
  • Microfilm and Fiche Readers: - can create digital image 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

  • British Isles - French Canada - Native American
  • Search techniques for the Census

Resources in the Local Area


=Links


Resources in the Local Area

South Bay Cities Genealogy Society 


Volunteer at the Center

We welcome anyone who is willing to serve.