Local Historical Figures Come Alive with Archival Biography Files Now in South Pasadena Public Library’s Catalog

first_img 4 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Business News faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Make a comment Subscribe Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Community News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Community News Local Historical Figures Come Alive with Archival Biography Files Now in South Pasadena Public Library’s Catalog From STAFF REPORTS Published on Friday, February 13, 2015 | 6:10 pm Top of the News center_img Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena More Cool Stuff First Heatwave Expected Next Week Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Community News HerbeautyEverything You Need To Know About This Two-Hour ProcedureHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Reasons Why The Lost Kilos Are Regained AgainHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Brutally Honest Reasons Why You’re Still SingleHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Right NowHerbeautyHerbeauty Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * B. Beedle, now better known as William Holden, from the 1936 Copa De Oro YearbookThe South Pasadena Public Library is pleased to announce that its Local History Collection’s Biography Files are now included in the Library’s online catalog. These are the first listings for archival documents to be included in the public catalog, allowing for new public awareness of the items in the historical collection.With this new accessibility, Library users searching for an included person’s name will see that there is a Biography File for that individual in the Local History Collection. Upon request, Reference Librarians can retrieve the appropriate file, and visitors can then review the file within the Library and make copies if desired.The Biography Files include a variety of information about the lives and accomplishments of notable South Pasadena residents, as well as individuals who made a significant contribution to the South Pasadena community.Biography Files are available for movie star William Holden (William Franklin Beedle, Jr.), former First Lady Lucretia Garfield, inventor Thaddeus Lowe (of Mount Lowe Railway fame), and over 135 more. There are also entries for influential artist Mike Kelley, Georgia M. Bullock (the first woman judge of the California Superior Court), and World War II prisoner of war poet Lt. Henry G. Lee—all former residents of South Pasadena. There are several types of materials contained in the files including newspaper articles, city directory entries, photographs, vital records (birth, death, marriage), obituary articles and more.With the Library’s ever-expanding Flickr page, the digitization of local newspapers and city directories, and converting microfilm to searchable hard drives, the addition of these records is one more way that the Local History Collection is now more accessible to library users. For more information, please contact the Library’s Reference Desk at (626) 403-7350, or contact Chelsea Clark, Local History Librarian at (626) 403-7359 or [email protected] More information about the Local History Collection is available on the Library’s website, www.southpasadenaca.gov/library, under the Local History tab.last_img read more

News story: UK agreements with the EEA EFTA states and Switzerland

first_imgEEA EFTA and Swiss nationals who want to stay beyond the end of the implementation period will be able to apply to the UK’s Settlement Scheme in the same way as EU citizens, and will need to do so by June 2021.EEA EFTA Separation Agreement and ExplainerSwiss Citizens’ Rights Agreement and ExplainerEEA EFTA Separation AgreementSwiss Citizens’ Rights Agreement Intellectual property Ongoing judicial procedures The UK has reached agreements with Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and with Switzerland toaddress separation issues including protecting the rights of our citizens who have chosen to call eachother’s countries home.The Swiss deal protects the rights of the 40,000 UK nationals living in Switzerland, 14,000 Swissnationals living in the UK, and around 2,600 UK nationals who frontier work into Switzerland (mainlyfrom other EU Member States). Their rights will also be protected in a no deal scenario.The EEA/EFTA deal protects the rights of the 17,000 UK nationals living in the EEA EFTA states and15,000 EEA EFTA nationals living in the UK. We are discussing no deal arrangements with the EEAEFTA states.The separation issues covered by this agreement are: Data protection This is significant, given that total UK trade with the EEA EFTA states amounted to almost £30bn in2017.In a joint statement, the Governments of the UK, Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein said: In a joint statement, the UK and Swiss governments said:center_img We are pleased to have reached this agreement. It will protect the rights of our citizens as the UKleaves the EU, and it will provide certainty to businesses. We want to put in place new arrangementsfrom the end of the implementation period to protect our historic relationships, including in the areaof trade. In light of the UK’s exit from the EU, Switzerland and the UK have been in discussions on a citizens’rights agreement. The legal text of this agreement has now been finalised and agreed by bothgovernments. This will ensure citizens can continue living their lives broadly as now, and secure therights Swiss and UK citizens currently enjoy. We want to put in place new arrangements from the endof the implementation period to protect our historic relationships. Public procurement Ongoing police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters Arrangements on goods placed on the UK or EEA EFTA marketslast_img read more