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					                       Genealogy Resources

                          Local History Collection
                             Research Center
                              Central Library
                                  4th Floor


                                        Sheri Perkins
                         http://guides.tulsalibrary.org/localhistory

You can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards.
                                                          -Steve Jobs
 Local History Collection Resources
and Genealogy Collection Resources



        Local
                   Genealogy
       History
Local History Collection Resources      Genealogy Collection Resources




        Newspaper Archives
                             County Histories     Heritage Quest
        City Directories     Ancestry.com         Footnote
        Yearbooks
Local History Collection


        Newspapers
       City Directories
         Yearbooks
                              Newspaper Archives: Microfilm
Title           1900 1910                  1920    1930   1940      1950          1960     1970   1980     1990          2000         2010
Tulsa
Democrat
(weekly)
              1900-1905

Tulsa Daily
Democrat
                    1904-1914
Tulsa Daily
World
                          1906-1919

Tulsa Star
(AA)
                                1913-1921
Tulsa
Democrat
                              1914-1919
Morning
Tulsa Daily
World                                  1919-1927


Tulsa
Tribune
                                                                     1920-1992

Oklahoma
Eagle (AA)
                                                                                    1942-2010

Tulsa Daily
World
                                                                   1927-1977
Tulsa
World                                                                                                         1977-present

     Various Titles of the Tulsa Tribune                   AA= African American                          Various Titles of the Tulsa Word
Newspapers: Obituaries
Newspapers: Death Notices
         Newspaper Archives: Digital




•America’s Newspapers
•Oklahoman
•Chronicling America
                          Newspaper Archives: Digital
                            America’s Newspapers
Ada Evening News 07/28/2008-Current
                                              Miami News-Record 12/03/1999-
Altus Times 08/31/2003-Current
Antlers American 03/27/2008-Current           Current
Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise              Muskogee Daily Phoenix and Times-Democrat
                                              02/18/2004-Current
01/03/2000-Current
                                              Norman Transcript 06/11/2008-Current
Claremore Daily Progress 07/17/2008-Current
                                              Oklahoma City Examiner 08/26/2008-Current
Daily Ardmoreite 03/23/1997-Current           Pauls Valley Daily Democrat 12/19/2007-Current
Daily Times (Pryor) 08/02/2008-Current        Poteau Daily News & Sun 07/28/2009-Current
Duncan Banner 07/20/2008-Current
Durant Daily Democrat 12/15/2003-Current
                                              Shawnee News-Star 08/30/1997-
Edmond Sun 07/17/2008-Current                 Current
Enid News and Eagle 07/19/2008-Current        Stillwater News Press 11/01/2007-Current
Express Star (Chickasha) 07/25/2008-Current   Tahlequah Daily Press 06/11/2008-Current
Frederick Leader 12/03/2006-Current           Tulsa Examiner 03/03/2009-Current Tulsa
Ft. Gibson Times 11/25/2009-Current           Tulsa World 01/01/1989-
Guymon Daily Herald 06/04/2008-Current
Lawton Constitution                           Current
                                              Waurika News Democrat 08/07/2008-Current
08/09/1985-Current                            Woodward News 06/13/2008-Current
McAlester News-Capital & Democrat
05/06/2008-Current
                     http://opac.tulsalibrary.org/record=b1577342~S27
Newspaper Archives: Digital
  America’s Newspapers
Newspaper Archives: Digital
  America’s Newspapers
Newspaper Archives: Digital
  America’s Newspapers
Newspaper Archives: Digital
  America’s Newspapers
Newspaper Archives: Digital
      Oklahoman
                 09/25/01-Current




http://www.tulsalibrary.org/research/onlinedatabases.asp#O
Newspaper Archives: Digital
      Oklahoman
         Newspaper Archives: Directory
             Chronicling America




• Directory http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles/
    • titles
    • years of publication
    • formats available
    • location of holdings
Newspaper Archives: Directory
    Chronicling America
          Newspaper Archives: Digital
             Chronicling America
• Digital Newspapers http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

    • All Digitized Newspapers Tab
         • to browse titles by state
    •Search Pages Tab
         • across the nation
         • across a state
         • within a time period
    • Advanced Search Tab
         • to narrow the way terms are searched
         • to search within a particular title
      Newspaper Archives: Digital
         Chronicling America
•All Digitized Newspapers Tab
     • to browse titles by state
      Newspaper Archives: Digital
         Chronicling America
•Search Pages Tab
    • across the nation
    • across a state
    • within a time period
      Newspaper Archives: Digital
         Chronicling America
•Advanced Search Tab
    • to narrow the way terms are searched
    • to search within a particular title
             Tulsa City Directories

• Track locations and migrations of individuals
• List family members
• List occupations
• Reverse listings to find neighbors - neighbors were
         sometimes family members.
• verify census taker’s spellings
          Tulsa City Directories

•                Microfilm and Print: 1909-Current




•                Digital: 1910, 1920, 1921 (at present)
                          1909-1922 (goal)




http://cdm15020.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm4/browse.php?CISOROOT=/
                         p15020coll12
Tulsa City Directories: Digital
Tulsa City Directories: Digital
Tulsa City Directories: Digital
             Tulsa City Directories: Digital




•Search and browse within an item
     1. The left-hand column, under the title of the item, shows where you are (in this
         case, the page) within an item with red text.
     2. Use the “search this object” box in the left-hand column to enter term(s) and click
         on the search button.
               Tulsa City Directories: Digital
                                  Navigation Tips




•The number of hits is displayed in the left-hand column. Use the scroll bar here to
navigate to the hits. They will be highlighted in red. Or, use the next hit, previous hit
buttons.
           Tulsa City Directories: Digital
                           Navigation Tips




• Navigate within a page
1. In most cases, the search term(s) will be highlighted in red on the page
2. Use the zoom, the pan, and the red box (in the left-hand column) to
    navigate within the page.
          Tulsa City Directories: Digital
                   Search Tips
• Search within a collection
   1. Select advanced search from the navigation bar
  Tulsa City Directories: Digital
1. Select “clear all” under the “select specific collection”
2. Choose a collection
3. Enter search terms in a “find results with” box
               Tulsa City Directories
                   General Tips
• Abbreviations page
   • various occupation
   • designating African Americans in the early directory years
   • locations: near, between
   • residence, boarding house, rooms
   • widow
              Tulsa City Directories
                  General Tips
• Reverse Street Directory
   • search and navigate to the index
   • find the street directory (note: this entry for early years
   may only contain information about the location of the street
   and not list residents)
  1948-1949,
  1952-1960,
                                  Yearbooks: High Schools                                              1962-1976
  1965-1966,
  1968, 1972,                          1964-1967,            1955, 1959-1960,
  1974,
  1976-1977
                                       1969-1971,            1962-1965, 1967-1972,   Nathan              1956, 1958,
                                       1977-1978,            1990-1991
                                       1980                                           Hale               1962-1963,
                       Webster                                                                           1965-1971

                                                    McLain


                                                                       East                   Edison

             Union                                                    Central

                                 Will Rogers
1987,
1990-1991,
1995-1997,
1999-2010
                                                       Memorial

1940-1962,
1964-1965,
                                                                                     Central
1967-1978,
                                 Washington
1981, 1984-1985,
1987-1989, 1992,
1995-1996, 2002
                                                    1910-1964, 1966-1972,
   1974-1975,                                       1974-1985, 1987-1990,
   1977-1980,                       1963-1971,      1994-1995, 1997-2002,
   1986, 1993-1994                  1980-1982       2005-2006 RR 1991-1993
   RR 1948,1959-1963
                          http://www.tulsalibrary.org/tulsahistory/yearbooks.php
                                  Yearbooks: Private Schools                           1944-1947, 1949-1950,
                                                                                       1952-1962, 1964,
                                                                                       1966-1976, 1997
1946, 1949-1950,
1957, 1960, 1962-1967,
1969-1976, 1986


                                         Holland
                                          Hall

                          Holy
                         Family                                     Cascia Hall

    1948,
    1953-1954




                                     Monte Cassino
                                                                                                  1964-1968,
                                                                      Bishop                      1971, 1973,
                                                                       Kelly                      1975, 1982,
       1947-1951,                                                                                 1992-1994
       1954, 1956-1974,
       1976-1980


                              http://www.tulsalibrary.org/tulsahistory/yearbooks.php
 1967-1971,
                                  Yearbooks: Universities                              1912, 1915, 1920,
                                                                                       1922-1925, 1927-1931,
 1974-1976,                                                                            1933-1936, 1938-1948,
 1987, 1992-1993,                                                                      1950-1951, 1954,
 1995-1997/1998,                                                                       1960-1962, 1965-1966,
 2001/2002                                                                             1970, 1974, 1975

                                                 University
                                                     of
                       Oral                      Oklahoma
                      Roberts
                     Universtiy




                                                                         University of
                                    Oklahoma                                Tulsa
                                      State
                                    University




1915, 1920, 1925-1934,
1938, 1940, 1942-1944,
1947-1950, 1952, 1954-1959,                                   1913-1916, 1920-1931, 1935-1943,
1963-1964, 1966-1978, 1980-1985                               1945-1975, 1977-1985, 1987-1989,
                                                              1991

                     http://www.tulsalibrary.org/tulsahistory/yearbooks.php
Text-Based Digital Collections

  Digital Newspaper Archives
        City Directories
 Hathi Trust and Google Books
      Text-Based Digital Collections
           Hathi (pronounced hah-tee) Trust
                   and Google Books
In general, you will find:
     • full texts in the public domain because they were published before 1923
     • full texts in the public domain because they were prepared by an officer
     or employee of the United States Government

You can also use these resources to:
    • search the text of books that are not in the public domain
    • use this citation to find the book in a library



                        http://www.hathitrust.org/home
                 http://books.google.com/bkshp?hl=en&tab=wp
      Text-Based Digital Collections
                         Google Books
• Google ebooks
    • free books
    • books for online purchase
• Free Google ebooks
• Any books
    • snippet view
        • find in a library link to worldcat




               http://books.google.com/bkshp?hl=en&tab=wp
         Text-Based Digital Collections
                           Hathi Trust
• Public Collections
    •Ancestry and Genealogy Collection
• Full-text search
    •Use the “search in this text" search box to find frequency
    and page number of specific words and phrases
• Find in a library link to worldcat
• Catalog search
    • drill down to relevant items using the left-hand column




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