The archives is located on the 3rd floor of the history center.  the archives houses all of the documents and photos in the museum's collection.  the collection is comprised of the following:

  • paper files including news articles

  • newspapers

  • city directories

  • high school yearbooks

  • books & ledgers

  • photos

  • slides

  • tin types

  • maps

  • other paper ephemera

our education and research area is also available for those who would like to conduct research on their own.  There are a variety of books covering a variety of subjects right outside of the archives with a study area that guests can use.

please review the below fee schedule and copyright policies.  if you would like assistance with research please fill out the research request form and someone will contact you.

fee schedule

image use contract

research request form