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History and Genealogy
Discover your family history today! Search census records, cemetery records, city directories, military records, immigration records, the Freedman's bank, and more. Library card required.
A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day. Contents include reference books, essays, journal articles, historical newspaper and magazine articles, maps, rare books, government documents, transcripts of historical speeches, images, and video clips. Library card required.
The Washington State Library's collection of digitized historic newspapers from across our state. All of these newspapers are searchable, making it easy to browse and find what you are looking for.