Local History – Great Resources

 

  • Past Local Newspapers on microfilm
  • Cemetery Listings for Macon County
  • Obituary Indexes for the Decatur Daily Review (Herald and Review): 1879-2013
  • Local Yearbooks
  • City/County Histories
  • Annual Reports of Businesses
  • Special Interest  Artifacts
  • City Directories: 1871-1872, 1881, 1884, 1889, 1896-1897, 1899, 1901, 1903-1906, 1909-1912, 1915, 1919-1926, 1928-1933, 1935-1942, 1944-1964, 1966-2003, 2005-2013
  • Special Interest Indexes
  • Maps and Zoning Information
  • Photographs
    • The library is currently working to get its extensive photograph collection online.  In the meantime, if you would like to know if we have a certain photograph, please contact us.
    • If you are interested in using an image in a publication, we ask that you contact us and fill out our Reproduction agreement.

Finding Aids: content lists and helpful information for collections
Brink Collection finding aid
Hibbs Personal Papers finding aid
Jane Hamand Correspondence Collection finding aid