About Our Collection

  • Print Collection
  • Microfilm Collection
  • Special Collections
  • Archive Materials

The book collection includes many family histories, state and county sources, military histories, cemetery records, city directories, area school yearbooks and immigration and passenger lists. Check the card catalog.

Our Special Collections include the Arnold Hanners Tri-State Photograph Collection, Boyd County Historical Records Collection, Hilton Collection, Ky Vital Records 1911-1995, Locality Vertical Files, Surname Vertical Files, Armco Photograph Collection, and Early Furnace Records.

Our microfilm collection includes a variety of early Eastern Kentucky Newspaper The microfilm collection includes all Kentucky Federal Census and many regional census materials. The microfilm collection also contains various military selections, death certificate (Kentucky and Ohio)