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Board Members

Librarian/Library Director:
Pamela AlHusaini
Board President:
Lue Ella Jones
Board Vice-President:
Judy Parker
Board Secretary:
Linda Goodwin
Board Treasurer:
Jo Ellen Brown
Board Member:
Lana Dahlbo
Doris Pirtle
Donna Phillips

Links Section

LIBRARY CARD CATALOG

TEXSHARE DATABASES (LIBRARY CARD HOLDERS ONLY)

WISE COUNTY ON THE WEB

ACCESS NEWSPAPER ARCHIVES (IN HOUSE USE ONLY)

DISCOVER WISE COUNTY

ALVORD ISD

TEXAS WORKSKILLS DEVELOPMENT IN LIBRARIES

THE PORTAL TO TEXAS HISTORY

ALVORD ON-LINE

KIDS US

CHICO PUBLIC LIBRARY

BRIDGEPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY

DECATUR PUBLIC LIBRARY

DENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY

FORT WORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY

DALLAS PUBLIC LIBRARY

ARLINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY

TEXAS STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES COMMISSION

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

TEXAS GOVERNMENT

US GOVERNMENT

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

LIBRARY SCIENCE DEGREE WEBSITE

MY BOOKMARKS

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Local History and Genealogy
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The Alvord Public Library has a small local history and genealogy collection that includes the following items:
  • genealogy and local history books
  • two filing cabinets with vertical files on
    • families
    • individuals
    • organizations
    • businesses
    • churches
    • cemeteries
  • Alvord school annuals
  • Alvord newspapers on microfilm and in print
  • Funeral Programs
  • Kerry Clower's Collection of local history documents
  • Local History items available through The Portal to Texas History

Please check out our Special Projects Completed page for more information about the Portal to Texas History project and the microfilming of the newspapers.


Genealogy Links



The Wise County Genweb

The Texas Genweb

The US Genweb

The World Genweb

Cyndi's List

National Archives and Records Administration

Heritage Quest available through The TexShare Databases

Family Tree Magazine

Family Search

Allen County Public Library's Historical Genealogy

Library allows you to search Texas library catalogs, and if you login with your library's Texshare login, you can also search the Texshare Databases at the same time.














webpage created: August 16, 2005
last updated: August 31, 2005
links last checked: September 22, 2006

 
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