JOHN H. AND ETHEL KELLER LOCAL HISTORY CENTER AND LIBRARY

 

5186 County II in Winchester

Serving the towns of Clayton, Vinland, Winchester, and Wolf River

The Winchester Area Historical Society

Serving the towns of Clayton, Vinland, Winchester, and Wolf River

Winnebago County, Wisconsin

 

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

The purpose of the Winchester Area Historical Society’s John J & Ethel Keller Local History Center & Library is to provide a library facility along with research and educational materials to the community for the purpose of researching and preserving area history and family histories. Materials in the library will include information on the Towns of Clayton, Vinland, Winchester, and Wolf River, and the immediate surrounding communities. The library will also provide resources on American and world history and literature, Scandinavian and German collections, information on Wisconsin, Winnebago County history, and family histories.

 

LIBRARY RESOURCES INCLUDE

Abstract copies, cemetery, church, and school records, audio/visual materials, a wide assortment of books (fiction and non-fiction), family histories, photos, and Winnebago County records of births, deaths, marriages, and plat books as well as data on immigration records and nationwide birth/death records.

 

GENEALOGY RESEARCH

The WAHS History Center and Library is staffed by volunteers who are happy to assist with family history research.