Local History | Genealogy


AHS & AMHS Yearbooks
Browse our collection of local high school yearbooks.
 
Local History Print Collection
Reveal 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 Databases
Connect with your ancestors.
 
Local Links
Discover 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 Assistant Director Eric Fisher at 765-724-2196 or Send an Email Request.

We have found it necessary to limit the number of obituary requests library staff are able to process to five (5) per month for residents of the library district and three (3) per month for individuals residing outside the library district.
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Microfilm

The library hasĀ  The Alexandrian newspaper on microfilm from 1983-1986.

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 Physical microfilm has been archived for preservation purposes and is no longer available to the public.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 Databases

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.

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