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East Chicago History Room


The East Chicago Room has materials to assist you in researching your ancestry and can tell you of other resources available such as Family Genealogy and History Internet Education Directory:
http://www.academic-genealogy.com/

The Indiana Genealogical Society, Inc. and the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Family Genealogy and History Internet Education Directory is a professional worldwide humanities and social sciences portal, connected directly to thousands of related sub-sets, with billions of primary or secondary database family history and genealogy records. It encompasses all other key worldwide genealogy and surname sites.

Regional Genealogy and Local History Research: Local History and Genealogy Portals to the World. http://www.academic-genealogy.com/regionalgenealogy.htm

Regional genealogy and local history research includes:
areas, countries, directories, ethnic group populations,
organizations, local ancestry and local history studies.
Due to shortage of staff, use of the East Chicago History Room is temporarily ONLY by appointment. Appointments may be made at the Reference Department.
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Where History Comes to Life!


Located in the...

Main Library
2401 E. Columbus Dr.
East Chicago, IN 46312
Tel: 397-2453
Fax: 397-6715

Hours
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday - Friday
Closed Weekends

Appointments can be made during closed times if staff is available by calling Reference Services, 219-397-2453, ext. 12.

Because of East Chicago's industrial roots and unique ethnic heritage, the history of this city, which embodies the American Dream, is both Fascinating and complex.
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