Indiana Room

  • Monroe County Courthouse
  • Margaret McCalla
  • Monroe County Timeline

Monroe County Timeline

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

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

Monroe County Index

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

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

Indiana Bedrock

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

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

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.

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

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
  • Gothic, 1956
  • 1956 Yearbook

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