Indiana Room

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  • Monroe County Timeline
  • Margaret McCalla
  • Monroe County Courthouse

Monroe County Timeline

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

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

Monroe County Index

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

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

Indiana Bedrock

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

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

At War and At Home

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

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

The Smithville News

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

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

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).

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