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WHITTIER, Calif. – Effective Monday, July 13, 2020, Governor Gavin Newsom and the County of Los Angeles have suspended indoor operations of various sectors until further notice to help slow the current rise in COVID-19 cases. (Read latest information here)

Microfilm Search: Obituaries and Articles

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The Whittier Public Library provides searches of Whittier Daily News obituaries archived on microfilm for one week following the date of death. In the case of an article search, the date of the article must be known. Please submit a completed form for each name or article you would like searched. For an obituary search, the full name and exact date of death must be included.

Step 1

To initiate a search for either an obituary or an article on microfilm, print and fill out the following form:

Step 2

Mail form and check/money order made out to "Whittier Public Library" to:

Whittier Public Library
Attn: History Room
7344 S. Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA 90602

Cost is $40 per search and is non-refundable.

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