Wells County Histories

The following county histories are located in the microfilms area on the second floor of the library. Please ask a librarian at the microforms desk or the reference desk if you need assistance with these materials.

Title: Wells County, Indiana index of names of persons and of firms.
Published: [Fort Wayne, Ind.] : Fort Wayne Public Library, 1979.

Title: Everyname index to Wells County, Indiana obituaries, 1969-1975.
Author: Pemberton, Dorothy Gilbert. Minniear, Ingabee Brineman. Wells County, Indiana obituaries, 1969 to 1975.
Published: [Fort Wayne] : Fort Wayne Public Library, 1979.

Title: History of Wells County, Indiana, 1776-1976.
Author: Rose, Dorothy.
Published: Bluffton, Ind. : [Wells County American Revolution Bicentennial Committee], 1975.

Reel 13 No. 52
Title: Biographical memoirs of Wells County, Indiana, embracing a comprehensive compendium of local biography ... and special articles.
Published: Logansport, Ind. : B. F. Bowen, 1903.

Reel 8 No. 37
Title: Biographical and historical record of Adams and Wells counties, Indiana.
Published: Chicago : Lewis Publishing Co., 1887.

F-2114 (vol. 1)
F-2115 (vol. 2)
Title: Standard history of Adams and Wells counties, Indiana : An authentic narrative of the past, with an extended survey of modern developments in the progress of town and country. Volume 2.
Author: Tyndall, John W. (John Wilson), 1861-1958.
Published: Chicago : Lewis Publishing Co., 1918.

AGLL Reel 17
Title: Historical hand-atlas, illustrated, containing large scale copper plate maps of each state and territory of the United States and Canada, together with a complete reference map of the world, topographical and railroad map of the United States, thirteen comprehensive maps of Bible geography...accompanied by a general survey of the world.. and history of Wells County, Indiana.
Author: Hardesty, H. H.
Published: Chicago and Toledo, 1881.