Indiana Room

  • Monroe County Courthouse
  • Monroe County Timeline
  • Margaret McCalla

Monroe County Timeline

The authoritative and popular index of our county's historical and curiously interesting events.

  • Theodore Dreiser
  • Bath Once a Luxury
  • Amzi Atwater
  • Monroe County Index

Monroe County Index

A finding aid for items held in the Indiana Room including:
Vertical File folders, microfilm and more.

  • Indiana Bedrock
  • McIlveen Portfolio
  • Matthews Family
  • Monroe County Public Library

Indiana Bedrock

Limestone industry archives related to Matthews Brothers Stone Company, an Ellettsville, IN, limestone quarry operating 1862–1978.

  • At War and At Home
  • W. M. Alexander
  • Military Papers
  • Collage Photo, 1860
  • Dillman Diary

At War and At Home

Examine what Bloomington and Monroe County were like before, during, and after the Civil War, 1855-1875.

 
  • Formal Portrait
  • Men on Railcar
  • Trisler
  • The Smithville News

The Smithville News

A Digital Collection of Smithville's History 1897-1915.

  • 1930 Yearbook
  • 1957 Plat Map
  • Monroe County Community Collections
  • Shop Notes

Monroe County Community Collections

Early Monroe County historical and cultural records and documents.

  • Monroe County Obituary Index

Monroe County Obituary Index

Covers most of the Bloomington newspapers (1824 – current month).

  • Bloomington High School Yearbook, 1941
  • Monroe County Yearbook Index
  • 1956 Yearbook
  • Gothic, 1956

Monroe County Yearbook Index

Includes names of students who attended area middle and high schools in Monroe County and who were included in their yearbook.

 

 

   

 

Local and Family History