Ancestry Library Edition No Remote Access
Genealogy sources primarily for the U.S. and the U.K. including the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1930; the Social Security Death Index; marriage, birth, court, and military records; and historical maps and photographs. See Ancestry’s search page to browse sources by category or to search the entire collection by name, keyword, years, and location.
AtoZdatabases Available Remotely
The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business & executive profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!
Chicago Tribune (1849-1986) Available Remotely
The complete text and images of the Chicago Tribune from 1849 to 1986. Includes obituaries and marriage and birth announcements. Select the Historical Chicago Tribune from the database choices on ProQuest’s Basic Search page.
Heritage Quest Available Remotely
The U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1930; family and local histories; Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant files; the U.S. Serial Set of memorials, petitions, and relief actions by congress from 1789 to 1969; and the records of depositors from 1865 to 1874 in the Freedman’s Bank established for freed slaves. Also includes the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) to genealogy and local history articles dating back to 1800 and updated annually.
New York Times (1851-2006) Available Remotely
The complete text and images of the New York Times from 1851 to 2006. Includes obituaries and marriage and birth announcements. Select the Historical New York Times from the database choices on ProQuest’s Basic Search page.
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