California For Further Reading
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These handbooks will give you more detailed information about research and records in California.
- Parker, J. Carlyle. Sources of Californiana: From Padron to Voter Registration. Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1969. (FHL book 929.1 W893 I34; film 897217 item 31; fiche 6039417.)
- Temple, Thomas W. II. Sources for Tracing Spanish-American Pedigrees in the Southwestern United States. Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1969. (FHL book 929.1 W893 F14b; film 897215 item 35; fiche 6039366.)
- Sanders, Patricia. Searching in California: A Reference Guide to Public and Private Records. Costa Mesa, Calif.: ISC Publications, 1982. (FHL book 979.4 J5s; film 1033954 item 3.)
- Eichholz, Alice, ed. Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources. 3rd ed. Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004. Free online version; FHL Book 973 D27rb 2004; WorldCat entry. Contains bibliographies and background information on history and ethnic groups. Also contains maps and tables showing when each county was created.