California. Superior Court (Sonoma County) records,
Scope and Contents
Official records of the Sonoma County Superior Court, as recorded by the County Clerk in the role of Clerk of the Court.
- Majority of material found within (, 1857-1983)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access:
Materials stored offsite, but collection is open to research. In many cases, further details on individual volumes can be found by calling staff at the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library. To view these materials, please call staff at link to request they be brought from the Archives to the Library
Conditions Governing Use
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.
Property rights reside with the Sonoma County Library. The Sonoma County Library has made this collection available and believes that the majority of this collection is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Collection may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Some materials are restricted and may only be viewed with a court order; see individual series for restriction details. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Sonoma County Library. Please see additional reproduction and reuse information at link
This collection contains records of judgments in Superior Court in criminal and civil cases. Includes indexes to cases tried under the Sonoma Alcade's Court (1847-1849), as well as later Superior Court cases.
Arrangement of Materials:
Chronological within series
- Sonoma County Superior Court records, 1847-1983 (bulk, 1857-1983)
- Finding aid author: Mark Cooper.
- Published Feb 28, 2011
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Prepared Using Describing Archives: A Content Standard, Second Edition Dacs
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in:English