Besides exhibits and artifacts, the Houston County Historical Society has extensive resources, including: microfilm for Houston County births, deaths and marriages; land and probate records; declarations of intent and natrualization records; county newspapers, Houston County state and federal census; county Lutheran and Presbyterian church records; and over 20,000 photographs and growing. Our library includes: county histories, plat books and maps, church and community histories, cemetery recordings and records, obituaries, clippings and ephemera files, genealogies, some school, business and church records.

Resources Available:

Books & Other Published Materials

Cemetery Indexes (Houston County)


City & County Directories

County Histories & Biographical Sketches

Newspapers published in Houston County

Manuscripts & Public Records Collections

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America records, some in Norwegian, all on microfilm


Newspaper Indexes

Plat maps and books

Vital Records Indexes