Category Archives: California Repositories

FDR’s Alphabet Soup: Records from the Great Depression

USMC (United States Maritime Commission) Merchant Marine Act of 1936 (49 Stat.  91985), approved June 29, 1936                     merged the U.S. Shipping Board Bureau of the Department of Commerce and the … Continue reading

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Weekly Update

20 July: Merced County Genealogical Society birthday celebration 27 July: The Society of Hispanic Historical and Ancestral Research, (SHHAR) will hold a recognition luncheon honoring Mimi Lozano, past president. Mimi served as president of SHHAR for over 25 years. 12:00 pm, Sat., July … Continue reading

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Legislative Alert!!! Stop CA SB 71 !!

From Peggy Rossi – CSGA Legislative Watch Chair ….. I received a call and the message below this morning from Jan Meisels Allen of IAJGS. It is a heads up to a “trailer bill” attached to another bill. Please read below … Continue reading

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Society Projects: San Luis Obispo County

The aim of this monthly column is to highlight  the wonderful resources that have been created by our member societies.       The San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society has been hard at work for many years as evidenced … Continue reading

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Weekly Update

CSGA Board Meeting at SCGS at  Jamboree  – June 7 check schedule for location and exact time.  All interested individuals and all society representatives are encouraged to attend. National Archives San Francisco Leo J. Ryan Federal Building, 1000 Commodore Drive, San Bruno, … Continue reading

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