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Genealogical collection with coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world.
Access to 4,000+ historical newspapers dating from the early 1700s into the 2000s. Contains full runs and portions of runs of well-known, regional and state titles to small local newspapers in the United States and other countries.
Historical US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
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• Revolutionary War
• Civil War
• War of 1812
• Mexican American and Early Indian Wars
• World Wars I and II
• Korean and Vietnam Conflicts
• Recent Wars
• International Records
Death, birth and voter registration records for Tennessee, 1829 - 1923. Create a free guest account to use this resource. Access provided by Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL).
Death Certificates for 1908-1958, Delayed Birth Records for 1869-1909, 1891 Enumeration of Male Voters, City Death Records for 1872-1923 and City Birth Records for 1881-1915 are available online through a partnership with Ancestry.com. Other Ancestry.com resources require a subscription; these records are free for Tennesseans. Watch this video for more info on creating a guest account.
Book topics by call number Start at call number, then browse shelf 929.1 - Ethnic genealogy 929.2 - Family histories (some) (Surnames A-Z) 929.3 - Immigration, wills, marriage records 929.4 - Origin of names, land grants 929.5 - Cemeteries, Rutherford County 929.6 - Heraldry 929.7 - Royalty 976.81 - City Directories - Murfreesboro 976.8551 - City directories - Nashville 976.85 - most Tennessee Counties - (A to Z) 976.857 - Rutherford County Historical Publications
Other topics at 929.2 British ancestry; Americans of royal descent; Anglo-Norman genealogy; Aztec Kings and rulers genealogy; Brulee Indians; Charles County, Maryland genealogy; Descendents of East Tennessee pioneers; Eleutherian Mills Historical Library; Kansas genealogy; Magna Charta sureties and barons; Massachusetts pioneers; Missouri pioneers; Monongahela River Valley genealogy; Pennsylvania genealogies; Royal portraits; Scottish clans and tartans; Scottish Highlands clans; Society of Friends (Pennsylvania); South Africa; Southern families; Southern states genealogy; Tazewell County (VA) genealogy; Tennessee genealogy; Tennessee records; Texas genealogy; Tilson Grist Mill; United States genealogy; Welsh founders of Pennsylvania
Periodicals -- 1st Floor
Periodicals are located on the 1st floor of the Walker Library.