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Visit our new blog, ELY HISTORY. See history articles, info on Fackler's Grove Cemetery Restoration, unidentified photos, and more! We will add to it as we have time. You may also wish to post history tidbits or questions there.

View Current Collections List (.pdf file)

ARCHIVES ROOM HOURS:
Tuesday Mornings from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Please call ahead (319) 848-4963 or (319) 848-4074
to make sure we are going to be there before coming in, or to schedule an appointment for another day and time.

RESEARCH by Society members is available for a suggested donation of $10.00 per hour.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Sample jobs could be transcribing, indexing, photocopying, computer work,
making archival boxes, describing and cataloging collections, storing collections, recording oral histories,
using the computer to scan photographs and print them out, plus other jobs.

If you are interested in volunteering a few hours to "learn the ropes", please contact us and join us in preserving area history.

If you have information, photos, documents or stories relevant to area history please contact us for inclusion into our archives.
Documents and photos can be copied or scanned via portable computer at your residence if you wish. Help us preserve our history!

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