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Source Material Acquisition

These listings refer to where the source material publications indexed in The Wrindex may be purchased, if that is most convenient for your research.  Much of the source material can also  viewed at libraries and historical associations around the U.S. (See Source Material In Library Collections section on this web site). Please note that the microfilm collection used to create the Wrindex has been donated to the Patrick J. Dowling Library at the Irish Cultural Center of California, in San Francisco, and is available for access there.

ALT

The San Francisco ALTA CALIFORNIA daily is published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-3941. Tel. (408) 736-7444, FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: (916) 924-6666, FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. C0278

ARG

THE ARGONAUT is published by the San Francisco Historical Society, P.O. Box 420569, San Francisco, CA 94142. Tel. (415) 775-1111.

BAN

The San Francisco RICHMOND BANNER weekly is published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-3941. Tel. (408) 736-7444, FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: (916) 924-6666, FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. C03492

BJCD

The San Francisco CITY DIRECTORY of Baggett, Joseph & Co. is published in microfich form by Primary Source Media, 12 Lunar Drive, Drawer AB, Woodbridge, Connecticut 06525. Tel. (800) 444-0799. FAX (203) 397-3893. Segment I

CARC

The CALIFORNIA STATE ARCHIVES will provide photocopies of archival material on request. Their address is Room 130, 1020 "O" St. Sacramento, CA 95814. Tel. (916) 445-4293

CCD

The San Francisco CITY DIRECTORY by Colvill is published in microfiche form by Primary Source Media, 12 Lunar Drive, Drawer AB, Woodbridge, Connecticut, 06525. Tel. (800) 444-0799. FAX (203) 397-3893. Segment I

DAW

DAVID C. BRODERICK, A Political Portrait by David A. Williams, 1969 is published by the Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford St., San Marino, CA 91108-1218. Tel. (818) 405-2178. FAX (818) 449-5720.

DMC

The San Francisco DAILY MORNING CALL is published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Tel. (800) 359-FILM. FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: Tel. (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. C02810

GUA

The San Francisco CATHOLIC GUARDIAN master microfilm negative is held by the Archives of the Archdiocese of San Francisco, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail sfarchiv@concentric.net.

HHALM

The ALMANAC of W. F. Herrick & Octavian Hoogs is published in microfiche form by Primary Source Media, 12 Lunar Drive, Drawer AB, Woodbridge, Connecticut 06525. Tel. (800) 444-0799. FAX (203) 397-3893. Segment I

HQ

THE IRISH RACE IN CALIFORNIA, AND ON THE PACIFIC COAST by Hugh Quigley, 1878 was published by A. Roman & Company, Publishers.

INW

The San Francisco IRISH NEWS master microfilm negative is held by Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720-6000. Tel. (510) 642-8174. FAX (510) 642-7589

IRN

The San Francisco IRISH NATIONALIST microfilm master negative is held by the American Antiquarian Society, 185 Salisbury St., Worcester, Mass. 01609-1634. Tel. (508) 755-5221

LCD

The San Francisco CITY DIRECTORY by Langley is published in microfilm form by Primary Source Media, 12 Lunar Drive, Drawer AB, Woodbridge, Connecticut 06525. Tel. (800) 444-0799. FAX (203) 397- 3893. Segment II

LED

The San Francisco LEADER is published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Tel. (800) FILM. FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: Tel. (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. BC02831.

MFF

IRISH AMERICAN VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS by Michael F. Funchion 1983 is published by Greenwood Press, 88 Post Road West, Westport, Conn. 06881. Tel. (203) 226-3571.

MJO

THE CATHOLIC PHILANTROPHIC TRADITION IN AMERICA by Mary J. Oates 1995, Indiana University Press, 601 North Morton St. Bloomington, Ind. 47404-3796. Tel. (812) 855-6804. FAX (812) 855-7931. E-mail iupress@indiana.edu.

MON

The San Francisco MONITOR weekly published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Tel. (800) 359-FILM. FAX (408)736-4397. Sales office: Tel. (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. B02842. This collection contains about 49% of issues published prior to April, 1906.

MTR

The San Francisco MONITOR weekly master microfilm negatives held by Archdiocesan Archives, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA. 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail sfarchiv@concentric.net. This collection contains about 74% of issues published prior to April, 1906, and includes virtually all issues in the MON collection.

NAN

The San Francisco NATION biographical article excerpted from a no-longer existent 1903 issue. A copy can be obtained from WRC Historical Indexes, P.O. Box 600415, St. Paul, Minn. 55106-0007. E-mail: info@wrindex.com.

NAT

The San Francisco NATION weekly (3 specimens) microfilm master negative held by Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford St., San Marino, CA 91108-1218. Tel. (818) 405-2178. FAX (818) 449-5720

NST

The San Francisco NATIONALIST weekly microfilm master negative held by American Antiquarian Society, 185 Salisbury St., Worcester, Mass. 01609-1634. Tel. (508) 755-5221.

PCB

The San Francisco PACIFIC CALENDAR & CATHOLIC CHURCH BULLETIN is published in microfilm form by BMI Micro Imaging, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Tel. (800)359-FILM. FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. P05068.

PCD

The San Francisco CITY DIRECTORY by Parker is published in microfilm form by Primary Source Media, 12 Lunar Drive, Drawer AB, Woodbridge, Conn. 06525. Tel. (800) 444-0799. FAX (203) 397-3893. Segment I

PIL

The Boston PILOT weekly is published in microfilm form by Spaulding Company, Inc. 80 Hawes Way, Stoughton, Mass. 02072. Tel. (617) 828-8090.

PJD#1

CALIFORNIA, The Irish Dream by Patrick J. Dowling 1988 is published by Golden Gate Publishers, 173 Cerritos Ave., San Francisco, CA 94127-2844. Tel. (415) 585-8091.

PJD#2

IRISH CALIFORNIANS: Historic, Benevolent, Romantic by Patrick J. Dowling 1998 is published by Scottwall Associates Publishers, 95 Scott St. San Francisco, CA 94117. Tel. (415) 861-1956.

RAB

THE SAN FRANCISCO IRISH – 1848-1880 by R.A. Burchell, 1980 published by University of California Press, 2120 Berkeley Way, Berkeley, CA 94720. Tel. (510) 642-4247. FAX (510) 643-7127.

SMG

SAN MATEO COUNTY GAZETTE (Redwood City) is published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Tel. (800) 359-FILM. FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: Tel. (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. B02682

SOSA

STAR OF THE SEA CHURCH 1888-1913 Silver Jubilee Souvenir Program can be copied at the Archdiocesan Archives, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail: sfarchiv@concentric.net.

SOSB

STAR OF THE SEA 100 YEARS 1884-1984 parish centennial booklet available at Star of the Sea Parish office, 4420 Geary Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94118-3095. Tel. (415) 751-0450. FAX (415) 386-5651; or, from Archdiocesan Archives, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail: sfarchiv@concentric.net.

SPAU

ST. PAUL’S PARISH Centennial Book 1980. Inquire at St. Paul’s office, 221 Valley St., San Francisco, CA 94131. Tel. (415) 648-7538 or inquire at Archdiocesan Archives, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail: sfarchiv@concentric.net.

TCC

The San Francisco CALIFORNIA CATHOLIC weekly master microfilm negatives are held by the Archdiocesan Archives, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail: sfarchiv@concentric.com.

VAL

VALOR – PATRIOTISM is a commemorative booklet with unknown publisher apparently issued by an ad hoc committee to welcome the First California Volunteers home from the Spanish-American War. It is available on microfiche from BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Tel. (800) 359-FILM. FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: Tel. (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277. Catalog No. B03724 – Presidio.

WAS

The San Francisco WASP weekly is published in microfilm form by BMI Imaging Systems, 1115 E. Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 940086. Tel. (800) 359-FILM. FAX (408) 736-4397. Sales office: (916) 924-6666. FAX (916) 928-0277.

WIT

The San Francisco WESTERN WITNESS master microfilm negative is held by the Archdiocesan Archives, 320 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025. Tel. (650) 328-6502. E-mail: sfarchiv@concentric.com