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City directories (some in print and some on microfilm) dating back to 1928 are currently at the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor. 

The following materials are on microfilm:

  • Early local, state and area newspapers
  • Census records -- 1820-1920 for Georgia
  • Sanborn maps for Georgia
  • Savannah Passenger Lists for 1906-1945.
  • A variety of resources of interest to those doing research is on microfiche, including:
    • Georgia Death Index 1919-1993 (1994-1999 on CD-Rom)
    • Georgia Marriage Register 1964-1992
    • Georgia Divorce Register 1965-1992
    • Decatur Cemetery records for 1837-1979.

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