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Robinson Public Library District

Genealogy and Local History

*Genealogy and Local History Collection at Robinson complimented by the Crawford County Genealogical Society Collection:
    -Agriculture histories
    -Cemetary maps, gravestone transcriptions 
     and funeral home records.
    -Census records for Clark, Crawford, Jasper
     and Lawrence Counties
    -Church histories and records

*County newspapers on microfilm and/or in print:
    -Hutsonville Herald 1890s-1960s
    -Oblong Oracle 1890s-1960s
    -Palestine newspapers 1880s-1960s
    -Robinson Argus 1863-2003
    -Robinson Constitution 1865-1920
    -Robinson Daily News 1919-present
    -Surrounding area papers (Clark, Jasper, and 
      Lawrence counties) 1800s-1925

*Crawford County miscellaneous court, land grant
  and military records

*DAR materials

*Family Histories

*Obituary Collections

*Photograph Collections

*Print and non-print genealogical materials 
  covering other counties and states

*Robinson city and telephone directories

*School folders, histories, and pictures