Family Surnames and Topics Research Files were created by volunteer Library staff members in response to patron requests for
research assistance on a specific family surname or topic. Contents of files vary widely, depending on what was found in the
More than 100 files.
The Library can only claim physical ownership of the collection. Users are responsible for satisfying any claimants of literary
Collections are self-service, open to the public. Volunteer library staff are available to check a Family Surname file for
specific types of information if you contact us by phone or email.