Regional Family Histories

A Collage of Family Photos

The library maintains a collection of regional family histories in the Sam and Burla Snyder Memorial History Center .

Materials available for research include:

  • Pictures
  • Letters
  • Family Histories
  • Newspaper Clippings

The Snyder Center is open from 9am-4pm, Monday-Friday, and by request on Saturdays.


Native American RecordsBooks in the Library with Native History

Resources include:
  • Annual Register of Indian Affairs 1835-38
  • Cherokee Descendents--West
  • Early Indian Missions
  • Index to the Final Rolls of the Five Civilized Tribes
  • Records of the Moravians Among the Cherokees

Genealogical Resources

1890 Territorial Census1940 CensusCastle Garden ProjectDawes Final RollsEllis Island Records Family SearchFind a GraveU.S. GenWeb National ArchivesRoots Web