Research Databases

List of research database titles, descriptions and links
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African American Heritage

Search essential historical records for African Americans including federal Census, marriage and cohabitation records, military draft and service records, registers of slaves and freed persons of color, Freedman's Bank, and more.

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Ancestry Library Edition (In-Library Use Only)

Provides access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos, plus local narratives, oral histories, indexes and other resources in over 30,000 databases that span from the 1500s to the 2000s.

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GMPL uses BiblioBoard Public to host our Digital Library for Grafton-area history resources.  No login or card # is required to view content posted by GMPL.

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Fold3 provides convenient access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

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Discover your family history today through billions of records including the U.S. Census records, City Directories, Agricultural and Industrial Schedules, and U.S. Indian Census Rolls.

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