Hall County Library System (Ga.)

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Located in Gainesville, Ga., the Hall County Library System serves Hall County through its branch libraries in Gaineville, Murrayville, Oakwood and Clermont.


Strengths:
Genealogy and local history with emphasis on the people of Northeast Georgia.
Phone:
+1-770-532-3311

Collections

Name Description
Black History Society Photograph Collection Photographs, the bulk of which are from the 1940s and 1950s, of the African American community in Hall County, Georgia.
Gainesville city directories Gainesville, Georgia city directories dating from 1882 to 1960.
Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection Photographs of Hall County residents, buildings, and events from the late nineteenth century to the present from the collections of the Hall County Library System
Hall County Library System Collection Collection of photographs and memorabilia related to Gainesville, Georgia, Gainesville High School and Riverside Military School. The collection also includes a 1819-1926 record book for the Inferior Court in Gainesville, and a 1911 Riverside Military School yearbook.
Life of the Child in American Society Collection created for a Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) exhibition, the Life of the Child in American Society, with material digitized through the DPLA's Public Libraries Partnership Project.
The 1936 Gainesville Tornado: Disaster and Recovery Black-and-white film of the effects of the 1936 Gainesville tornado