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TYPES OF FAMILY HISTORY RESOURCES

Local and County Histories

  • Annals of Minnesota (Federal Writers Project, M529)
  • Manuscript Histories
  • Published Histories
    • Search the library catalog by county name
    • Clio Digital Library Shelf lets you read hundreds of local, county, and state histories (Minnesota and other states as well). You can also search the books using your own search terms. Clio is only available for use in the Library.

More information about researching local and county histories can be found in the Local History section of the website.