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Sacramento Union Newspaper. Records.
D-350  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sacramento Union Newspaper. Records.
    Dates: 1862-1994
    Collection Number: D-350
    Creator/Collector: Sacramento Union.
    Extent: 809.3 linear feet
    Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Abstract: The archives contain 660 bound volumes and some accounting and business records from the early years of the newspaper. The photograph files run daily from 1966 to 1994. The clipping files provide subject access for 1972 through 1992. The business records also cover the last eighteen months of the newspaper's struggle to survive. The collection provides a wealth of information for researchers interested in the Sacramento region in the last quarter of the 20th century.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Sacramento Union Newspaper. Records. . UC Davis. Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Until it closed its doors in 1994, the Sacramento Union was the oldest daily newspaper west of the Mississippi.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The archives contain 660 bound volumes and some accounting and business records from the early years of the newspaper. The photograph files run daily from 1966 to 1994. The clipping files provide subject access for 1972 through 1992. The business records also cover the last eighteen months of the newspaper's struggle to survive. The collection provides a wealth of information for researchers interested in the Sacramento region in the last quarter of the 20th century. The use copy of the Sacramento Union is the microfilm copy. An online version of the Sacramento Daily Union (1851-1895) is available at: http://bibpurl.oclc.org/web/38642

    Indexing Terms

    Sacramento (Calif.) -- Newspapers.
    Sacramento (Calif.) -- History.

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