Local History and Genealogy
The Howell Area Archives collects, organizes, and maintains printed items, articles, memorabilia, photographs, and written materials of historical significance to Livingston County, Michigan.
The Archives Room will be open on Wednesdays from 1pm - 5pm when volunteers are available. Please call 517-546-0720 ext. 129 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org before planning a Wednesday visit.
Additional Archives hours: The second Saturday of the month from 1pm - 5pm.
To view specific dates, click here.
Many resource materials including microfilm are available in the Reference department's Local History Room during regular business hours.
To request specific information from the Archives, please click on the link below, enter your information, and click submit. You will receive a response via phone or email as soon as a volunteer is available to handle your request.
Archives Inquiry Form (best viewed in Internet Explorer or Firefox, using Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. To get this version of Adobe Acrobat Reader, click here.)
Search Archive Indexes
This search form will search the current Howell Area Archives indexes:
- Scrapbook Collection
- 1800s,1800-Mid 1900, 1982-1987, 1999, 2006-present Obituary Collection
- Livingston County Deaths 1867-1948
- Livingston County Marriages 1836-1933
- Livingston County Births 1868-1909
- Livingston Republican 1856-1890
- Livingston Democrat 1858-1888
- Howell Carnegie District Library Catalog
- Historical Books
Can use * as wildcard.