Local History | Genealogy


AHS & AMHS Yearbooks
Browse our collection of local high school yearbooks.

Local History Print Collection
Discover our rich local history.

Obituaries
Search for obituaries appearing in the local newspaper.

Microfilm
See what we have preserved on microfilm.

Photographic Archive
Take a photographic journey through Alexandria history.

Genealogy Resources
Connect with your ancestors.

Local Links
Research information on Alexandria, Monroe Township, and Madison County, including county cemeteries.

Indiana Links
Explore information on the state of Indiana.

Local History Print Collection

Our local history collection has been relocated to the upper balcony stacks with the adult non-fiction.
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Obituaries

Obituaries appearing in the local newspaper from March 1, 1905-December 25, 2013 can be found using our digitized newspaper archive of The Alexandria Times-Tribune anytime during normal operating hours.

For assistance with requests, please call the library at 765-724-2196 or Send an Email Request.

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Microfilm

The Alexandria Times-Tribune newspaper microfilm from March 1, 1905 through December 25, 2013 has been digitized and is available to the public on any library computer workstation. Physical microfilm has been archived for preservation purposes and is no longer available to the public.
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Genealogy Resources

Ancestry-LogoFind out if your ancestors were aristocrats or outlaws. With over 9,100 databases, this is your gateway to online genealogy records. Only available within the library.

The Indiana State Library has one the largest collections of genealogical resources, newspapers and manuscripts in the Midwest. Seasoned research librarians can help you out along the way!

img_logo The Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center is a world renowned resource for genealogical research. Located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the center has one of the largest research collections available.

andersonThe Indiana Room at the Anderson Public Library houses many valuable resources on genealogy,  local history, the history of Madison County.

familysearchAssociated with the Church of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization that organizes and shares the world’s largest collection of genealogical and  historical records free of charge.


Indiana Memory is a collaborative effort to provide credible primary sources to Libraries and other institutional organizations. They have an extensive collection of digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, maps and so much more!

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