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Ancestry Library Edition

Available only in a library. Census records, passenger lists, birth, death, marriage, and military records, family and local history collections, newspapers and directories. Best viewed using Internet Explorer or Firefox.

Subscription purchased by the Metropolitan Library Service Agency (MELSA), with funding from state and federal tax revenues.

Category: Genealogy and local history

Digital Sanborn Maps (Minnesota)

Fire insurance maps for Minnesota counties and cities from 1867-1970.

Subscription purchased with funding from Hennepin County property taxes.

Category: Genealogy and local history, Minnesota

Fold3 History & Genealogy Archives Plus

Original historical documents including U.S. military records, newspapers, images, city directories, naturalization documents, personal histories, and more.

Subscription purchased with funding from Hennepin County property taxes.

Category: Genealogy and local history, History and biography

Genealogy Connect

Records of Colonial and Revolutionary U.S., Immigration, Royal and Noble families, Native American tribes, and New England. Includes information on getting started and essential research tips.

Subscription purchased with funding from Hennepin County property taxes.

Category: Genealogy and local history

HeritageQuest

American local history books, primary sources, family histories, images, and finding aids. Goes back to the late 1700's.

Subscription purchased with funding from Hennepin County property taxes.

Category: Genealogy and local history

Historical Minneapolis Tribune

Searchable full-page images from original Minneapolis newspapers. Begins in 1867 with the Minneapolis Daily Tribune and ends in 1922 with the Minneapolis Morning Tribune.

Funded by the State of Minnesota.

Category: Genealogy and local history, Minnesota, Newspapers

Minneapolis City Directory Collection

Digitized images of the Minneapolis City Directory, 1859-1922. Contains historic information about local businesses, former residents, and their occupations.

Developed and maintained by Hennepin County Library staff.

Category: Genealogy and local history, Minnesota

Minnesota Reflections

Images, maps and documents from more than 150 cultural heritage organizations, including Hennepin County Library's Special Collections.

Developed and maintained by Hennepin County Library staff.

Category: Genealogy and local history, Minnesota

Star Tribune

Full-text articles from Minneapolis, Minnesota newspaper, including Minneapolis Star and Tribune and all three local editions: Minneapolis, Metro, and St. Paul.

90 days ago to present
1/1/2008 to 3 months ago

1/1/1995 to present
1/1/1986 to present

Category: Minnesota, Newspapers, Genealogy and local history