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=== Contact Information  ===
 
=== Contact Information  ===
  
'''E-mail:'''<ref name="Contact">[http://www.education.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/bureau_of_state_library/8811 Contact] at Bureau of State Library] (accessed 24 September 2012).</ref> &nbsp;[mailto:http://www.brooklynhistory.org/library/ask.html www.brooklynhistory.org/library/ask.html] <br>
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'''E-mail:'''<ref name="Contact">[http://www.education.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/bureau_of_state_library/8811 Contact] at Bureau of State Library] (accessed 24 September 2012).</ref> &nbsp;[mailto:alubrecht@pa.gov alubrecht@pa.gov]<br>
 
 
<ref name="S1">Source 1.</ref> &nbsp;[mailto:repository@whatever.net repository@whatever.net] <br>
 
  
 
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:Also known as Bureau of State Library  
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:607 South Street<br>
 
:607 South Street<br>
 
:Harrisburg,&nbsp;PA 17120-0600<br><br>
 
:Harrisburg,&nbsp;PA 17120-0600<br><br>
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'''Telephone:'''<ref name="Contact" /> &nbsp;717-783-5950, or 801-000-0000<br>'''Fax:''' &nbsp;717-772-8268<br>
 
'''Telephone:'''<ref name="Contact" /> &nbsp;717-783-5950, or 801-000-0000<br>'''Fax:''' &nbsp;717-772-8268<br>
  
'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="Contact" /> &nbsp;Monday-Saturday 9:00 to 4:30 <br>
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'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref name="Contact" /> &nbsp;Tuesday-Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. <br>
  
'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''<ref name="S1" /> &nbsp;{''Optional''} <br>
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'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>
 
'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>
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*[http://www.accesspadigital.org/sstlp/sstlp.htm State Library of Pennsylvania Collections] Pennsylvania Genealogy Collection; PA Historical Newspapers; PA Native Americans Collection; PA Regimental Histories;
 
*[http://www.accesspadigital.org/sstlp/sstlp.htm State Library of Pennsylvania Collections] Pennsylvania Genealogy Collection; PA Historical Newspapers; PA Native Americans Collection; PA Regimental Histories;
 
{''Please briefly '''describe the strengths and weaknesses''' of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).<ref>Source 2.</ref> For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.<ref>Source 3.</ref>''}
 
  
 
=== Tips  ===
 
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Revision as of 23:01, 24 September 2012


State Library of Pennsylvania
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Contact Information

E-mail:[1]  alubrecht@pa.gov

Address:[1]

Also known as Bureau of State Library
Forum Building
607 South Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0600

Telephone:[1]  717-783-5950, or 801-000-0000
Fax:  717-772-8268

Hours and holidays:[1]  Tuesday-Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[1]  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • Repository Internet site {create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.
  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

Tips

{Optional}

Guides

{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the State Library of Pennsylvania, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Contact at Bureau of State Library] (accessed 24 September 2012).