San Benito County, California

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'The Online Books Page'
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Online Archive of California

Military Records for San Benito County
Many can be found on the 'Gleanings Pages'
in the "Military Collections" on FS

Military Headstone Applications Index [Anc & FS]

California Digital Newspapers [Free]
CA Historical Newspapers

Historical Newspapers and Current from Genealogy Bank
Include Name, Date and contact Martha
[FS] Online Catalog Results for San Benito County
1875 Paulson 'Patron Directory'
Search for Living People: ZabaSearch
Early Population Project
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Hollister School Photos: 1924 > 1928

The photos in the above directory were contributed by Linda Hennessy
The one for 1928 is from a Jr High School in Hollister and there are names on the back of it.
Any help in identifying the children will be appreciated.
Linda was given the photos by her Grandmother: Emma Jane Haskins.
Thank you, Linda

"The Fine Print"
The CAGW Administrative Team:
San Benito County Coordinator:
State Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham
Assistant State Coordinators: Claire Martin, Joy Fisher & Jeannette Harper

 Any and all future data which is contributed to this project will be returned to the donor upon request.

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Site Updated: 20 February 2017
Online Continuously Since 1996