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Local History Collections Database

Search more than 17,500 historic Oak Lawn items including photos, yearbooks, telephone books, postcards, documents, artifacts, and more!

PastPerfect Online Database

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Local History Collections Database

Created by Kevin Korst on May 8th, 2017
Updated on Feb 8th, 2019

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Oak Lawn Independent Newspaper Archive

Explore digitized microfilm from the Oak Lawn Independent. Papers range from 1933-2014 and are hosted by the Internet Archive.

Oak Lawn Independent

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Oak Lawn Independent Newspaper Archive

Created by Kevin Korst on Feb 1st, 2019

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Family History Library Affiliate

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Dec 20th, 2018
Updated on Jan 14th, 2019

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She Has Her Mother's Laugh

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Aug 10th, 2018
Updated on Aug 13th, 2018

Genealogy Club November 2018

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Freedom of Information Act Requests

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Jul 3rd, 2018
Updated on Sep 26th, 2018

Genealogy Club October 2018

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DNA Testing & Genealogy

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Jul 3rd, 2018
Updated on Oct 2nd, 2018

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WPA Program

Genealogy Club April 2018 Meeting

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WPA Program

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Mar 29th, 2018

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WPA Program

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WPA Program

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Mar 29th, 2018

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New Service Available!

Schedule your One on One Appointment with a Librarian

oneonone announcement

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New Service Available!

Created by Shannon Kazmierczak on Feb 27th, 2018

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Archives of the Circuit Court of Cook County

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Dec 21st, 2017

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Exploring the National Archives in Chicago

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Dec 21st, 2017

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Explore the Local History Yearbook Collection

View more than 200 yearbooks from local schools including OLCHS, Richards, Covington and more.

LH Collection Yearbooks

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Explore the Local History Yearbook Collection

Created by Kevin Korst on Jun 7th, 2017
Updated on Mar 22nd, 2018

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Familysearch.org

Genealogy Online

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Familysearch.org

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Dec 21st, 2017

Veterans' Day

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Celebration of Veterans' Day

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Nov 7th, 2017

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Sharing Your Family History

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Sep 14th, 2017

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Genealogy Research Hints

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Genealogy Research Hints

Created by Kathy O'Leary on Aug 27th, 2017

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