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Research Notes


Resources available for research that we have visited.

  • Andalusia - The Library has many yearbooks and the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Atmore- Not much at the library but the newspaper has hardbound copies of the paper back into the 1910s
  • Bay Minette - The library has copies of the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Birmingham - The library has copies of the newspaper on microfilm and a ton of yearbooks.
  • Brewton - The newspaper has hardbound copies of the newspaper and Jefferson Davis JC has a research room with microfilm of area newspapers.
  • Chatom - The Library has a lot of yearbooks. The courthouse has hardbound copies of the newspaper back into the 1920s but missing years in the 1920s & 30s.
  • Citronelle - Not much at the Library but the Newspaper across the street has some hardbound newspapers available back into the 1950s.
  • Daleville - The library has most of the yearbooks. No Newspapers.
  • Dothan - The Library has a lot of yearbooks and the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Fairhope - The library has copies of the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Foley - The library has copies of the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Flomaton - The library has hardbound copies of the newspaper back to 1978 and the actual newspaper has copies back a few more years.
  • Florala - The Library has hardbound copies of the newspaper back to 1961 and plenty of yearbooks.
  • Geneva - The Library has the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Greenville - The courthouse has hardbound copies of the Greenville and Georgiana newspapers
  • Grove Hill - The Library has the Newspaper on microfilm back into the 1920s.
  • Grove Hill - I understand the Courthouse has hardbound copies of the Jackson, Thomasville and Grove Hill Newspapers.
  • Hartford - The Library has hardbound copies of the newspaper most years back to 1962 and a few yearbooks for Geneva County.
  • Jackson - The Library has the newspaper on microfilm.
  • Luverne - The Library has a lot of yearbooks but no newspapers.
  • Mobile - The Research building has microfilm for the Mobile papers back to the beginning. Also a lot of local yearbooks.
  • Mobile - The USA Library has microfilm of the B'ham Newspapers 1961-65 and 1976-2009
  • Thomasville - The Times has hardbound copies of the newspapers available.


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