Tag Archives: Microfilm

What’s in a Map? : Post Office Department reports of site locations, 1837-1950

Our maps have proven to be popular resources with our patrons. Whether you’re looking for visual information on your Davenport home, a glimpse of the city in 1857, your ancestral farm, the land that appears in your great-grandfather’s estate, the … Continue reading

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Just Shelved: The “Lost” Jefferson County, Iowa, Microfilmed Marriages

Okay, so these ten rolls of microfilm weren’t lost, just delayed a bit.   But we’re still very happy they’ve finally arrived! Covering 1839 to 1910 (record vols. A-0 and register vols. 1 and 2 with index), these marriage records are … Continue reading

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