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African American

American Indians

Architecture and Historic Preservation

Art & Music

Biography

Children's Books

  • James Whitcomb Riley, Indians, Johnny Gruelle

Civil War

  • The Gallent 14th, the 20th of Gettysburg, the Iron Brigade, Morgan's Raid

Constitution

  • Constitution, General Assembly

Cookbooks

Education

  • Herman Wells, histories of many Hoosier colleges and universities

Fiction by Indiana Authors

  • Eggleston, Gruelle, Major, Stratton-Porter, Nicholson, Sanders

Folklore

  • Wanda Lou Willis, Fred Cavinder, Eberhard Reichmann

Genealogy

  • New collection of genealogy books to help you research, write, preserve, and present your family information

Government and Politics

  • Governors' papers, election returns, the road to statehood

Indiana Historical Collections

The Indiana Historian

Indiana History

  • Standard history of Indiana series, centennial farms, place names, history

Indiana Maps

  • Historic Indiana Atlas, Maps of Indiana

Indiana Regional History

  • Encyclopedia of Indianapolis, post office murals, tobacco farming, cafeteria culture

Indiana Regional by Arcadia Press

  • Indiana Regional by Arcadia Press

Midwest Regional

  • The Ohio River, midwest topics, the cornbelt

Military - Under Construction

Nature

  • Prehistory, Birds, General, Plants

Peoples of Indiana

  • Amish, Germans, Jews, and more

Philanthropy and Reform - under construction

Photography

  • Ben Winans, Bloomington, Otto Ping, Indiana from the Air

Poetry

  • Norbert Krapf, James Whitcomb Riley, David Shumate

Recollections

  • USS Indianapolis, Herman Wells, World War II, Korea, Bayou Bill

Religion

  • Urban neighborhoods, images of religion and culture, Hoosier faiths

Research/Museum Studies

  • Museum work, public places, landscapes

Sports

  • High school, college history, racing, baseball, football, and of course, basketball

Transportation

  • Covered bridges, iron bridges, trains, ports, automobiles

Travel

  • Guides to help you travel around the state

Underground Railroad

Women

  • Memories of Hoosier Homemaker series, buggies and bad times, Juliet V. Strauss, women's rights movement