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=== Contact Information  ===
 
=== Contact Information  ===
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:255 North Main Street  
 
:255 North Main Street  
:[[Logan, Utah|Logan]], Utah 84321 <br>
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:[[Logan, Utah|Logan]], Utah 84321 <br><br>
  
 
'''Telephone:'''  
 
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<br>'''Hours and holidays:&nbsp;''' [http://library.loganutah.org/information/location.cfm Click here] or call the phone number above.<br>  
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<br>'''Hours and holidays:''' [http://library.loganutah.org/information/location.cfm Click here] or call the phone number above.<br>  
  
 
=== Collection Description  ===
 
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The Logan Library, Virginia Hanson Special Collections has an excellent collection of historical information related to [[Logan, Utah|Logan]] and [[Cache County, Utah|Cache County]], Utah. In 2006 the Everton Genealogy Collection was donated to the library. It was opened to the public for two years but was then closed in April 2008. The staff of the library have since been working to add a portion of this book collection to the Virginia Hanson Special Collections. In addition to the book collections, there is an expanding archival and digital collection relating primarily to the City of Logan.  
 
The Logan Library, Virginia Hanson Special Collections has an excellent collection of historical information related to [[Logan, Utah|Logan]] and [[Cache County, Utah|Cache County]], Utah. In 2006 the Everton Genealogy Collection was donated to the library. It was opened to the public for two years but was then closed in April 2008. The staff of the library have since been working to add a portion of this book collection to the Virginia Hanson Special Collections. In addition to the book collections, there is an expanding archival and digital collection relating primarily to the City of Logan.  
  
=== FamilySearch Centers ===
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=== FamilySearch Center ===
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|FamilySearch Centers]] are branches of the Family History Library  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|FamilySearch Centers]] are branches of the Family History Library in Salt Lake
*Over 4,500 family history centers operate in more than 100 countries
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*As a center, patrons of the Logan Library have access to millions of rolls of microfilm.<br>
*Local FamilySearch Centers are staffed by helpful volunteers
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*About 100,000 rolls of microfilm are circulated to family history centers each month.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/locations/ Click here to locate a nearby family history center], or call 866-406-1830 in the United States&nbsp;or Canada. [https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator Click here for the map-based locator.]
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=== Alternate Repositories ===
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=== Tips ===
  
If you cannot find a source you need at the '''''Family History Library''''', try one or more of these other repositories.<br>
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*much of the collection is open for browsing during library open hours, a portion of the collection is closed stacks. Ask a reference librarian for access to these materials.
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*Come anytime but call or email in advance to confirm hours for specialized reference service.
  
'''''Repositories with very large genealogical collections'''''<br>
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=== Alternate Repositories ===
  
*[[Library of Congress]], Washington, DC, Local History and Genealogy Reading Room is part of the world's largest library including 50,000 genealogies, 100,000 local histories, and collections of manuscripts, microfilms, maps, newspapers, photographs, and published material, strong in North American, British Isles, and German sources.
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Other repositories with Logan and Cache County history or genealogy materials:  
*[[National Archives and Records Administration|National Archives I]], Washington DC, census, pre-WWI military service &amp; pensions, passenger lists, naturalizations, passports, federal bounty land, homesteads, bankruptcy, ethnic sources, prisons, and federal employees.<br>
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*[[Allen County Public Library]] (Indiana) home of the [[Periodical Source Index (PERSI)|Periodical Source Index (PERSI)]], more than 350,000 printed books and 513,000 items of microfilm/fiche including family histories, censuses, city directories, passenger lists, military records, local histories, American Indians, African Americans, Canadian, British, &amp; German collections.<ref>"Genealogy Center" in Allen County Public Library [Internet site] at http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/genealogy/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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'''''Repositories with significant Latter-day Saint collections'''''
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*[[Logan Utah FamilySearch Library|Logan, Utah FamilySearch Center]]  
 
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*[https://library.usu.edu/Specol/ Utah State University Special Collections and Archives]<br>
*[[Church History Library|Church History Library]], Salt Lake City, LDS history 1830-now: diaries, manuscripts, Church records, photos, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material<ref>"Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers], SLC, the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah by 10 May 1869.<ref>"Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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*[http://history.utah.gov/ Utah State Historical Society], SLC, family histories, photographs, books, manuscript collections, telephone directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.<ref>"Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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'''''Neighboring repositories'''''<br>
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*[http://www.lib.byu.edu/fslab/ Brigham Young University], Provo UT, genealogy, history, census, [[BYU Family History Library|Family History Center]],&nbsp;[http://www.lib.byu.edu/fhc/index.php digital family history].
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*[[Salt Lake City Public Library|Salt Lake City Public Library]] Utah newspapers on microfilm, and genealogical databases.
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*[http://www.archives.state.ut.us/ Utah State Archives], SLC, newspaper, death, land, court, history, naturalization, military, directories, criminals.
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*[http://library.usu.edu/ Utah State University], Logan UT, Special Collections and Archives local historical and biographical sources.
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*[http://www.lib.utah.edu/portal/site/marriottlibrary/ University of Utah], SLC, history, biography, newspapers, government documents, and Western Americana.
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*[http://www.utd.uscourts.gov/ United States District Court of Utah], Salt Lake City, federal court records.
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*[http://www.utcourts.gov/directory/courthouse.cgi?district=3 Salt Lake County Court] local court records.
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Latest revision as of 04:47, 18 September 2013

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


Logan Public Library
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Contents

Contact Information

E-mail: Contact Us

Address:

255 North Main Street
Logan, Utah 84321

Telephone:

1-435-716-9143


Hours and holidays: Click here or call the phone number above.

Collection Description

The Logan Library, Virginia Hanson Special Collections has an excellent collection of historical information related to Logan and Cache County, Utah. In 2006 the Everton Genealogy Collection was donated to the library. It was opened to the public for two years but was then closed in April 2008. The staff of the library have since been working to add a portion of this book collection to the Virginia Hanson Special Collections. In addition to the book collections, there is an expanding archival and digital collection relating primarily to the City of Logan.

FamilySearch Center

  • FamilySearch Centers are branches of the Family History Library in Salt Lake
  • As a center, patrons of the Logan Library have access to millions of rolls of microfilm.

Tips

  • much of the collection is open for browsing during library open hours, a portion of the collection is closed stacks. Ask a reference librarian for access to these materials.
  • Come anytime but call or email in advance to confirm hours for specialized reference service.

Alternate Repositories

Other repositories with Logan and Cache County history or genealogy materials:


 

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