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Welcome to Rainy Day Research, a family history and genealogy service located in the San Francisco Bay Area. We are currently providing online trading data and transcriptions from newspapers, the great forgotten source of genealogical information

We are currently specializing in 19th century newspapers from California:

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We continue to add to our Google Books Index. Organized by locality and surnames, this index includes all full-view books and journals of genealogical interest from Google Book Search. Items include journals from genealogy and historical societies, local histories, biographical encyclopedias, city directories, genealogies and family histories!

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