Genealogy Collection


The library has a special Heritage Area. Ask a librarian at the circulation desk if you need help locating materials.
Documents found in this area include:

  • Oelwein Newspapers back to 1887
  • Census records
  • Marriage records   Genealogy room.jpeg
  • Cemetery records
  • Oelwein history
  • School annuals
  • City directories
  • County history
  • Iowa history
  • Railroad books and records
  • Local history articles, newspapers, photographs, family records, ect.
  • Genealogical records
  • Microfilms and Microfilm reader

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