Iron Range Research Center

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Location

Located at the Minnesota Discovery Center, the Iron Range Research Center is an easily accessible building in Chisholm, Minnesota. It contains one of the most extensive collection of local history research materials and genealogical collections in Minnesota and the Midwest. The address is:

Iron Range Research Center 1005 Discovery Drive Chisholm, Minnesota 55719

Contents of the Center

  • Census Records
  • Mining Company Newsletters
  • Naturalization Records
  • Passenger Arrival Records
  • Women in Industry Survey of 1919

Archives

  • Taconite Tax Relief Records
  • Local Records
  • County Records
  • State Records
  • Municipal Records
  • Records of Social Organizations
  • Business Records
  • Personal Papers
  • Maps
  • Mining Records
  • Photographs

General Information

Their "Search Records" page has a search feature that you can access from your home computer. Archival records and materials are available by appointment only with the Archivist: (218) 254-1229.


Resources

http://www.ironrangeresearchcenter.org/about/ http://www.mndiscoverycenter.com/