Porter 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: Porter County, Indiana index of names of persons and of firms.
Author: Corpuz, Paula.
Published: Indianapolis, Ind. : County History Indexing Project, Family History Section, Indiana Historical Society, 1982.

Title: An index to part 1 of the Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana, by Goodspeed, Weston A. and Blanchard, Charles (1882).

F-2446 (vol. 1)
F-2447 (vol. 2)
Title: History of the Lake and Calumet region of Indiana embracing the counties of Lake, Porter, and La Porte. An historical account of its people and its progress from the earliest times to the present ... .
Author: Cannon, Thomas Harvey, 1849-.
Published: Indianapolis : Historians' Association, publishers, 1927.

F-2675 (vol.1)
F-2676 (vol. 2)
Title: History of Porter county, Indiana; narrative account of its historical progress, its people and its principal interests.
Author: Cutler, Harry Gardner, 1856-.
Published: Lewis, 1912.

Title: This is Porter County, Indiana. An up-to-date historical narrative with county and township maps and many unique aerial photographs of cities, towns, villages and farmsteads.
Author: Drury, John, 1898-.
Published: Chicago : Inland Photo Co., 1956.

Reel 25 No. 89
Title: Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana. Historical and biographical.
Author: Goodspeed, Weston Arthur, 1852-1926.
Published: Chicago : F. A. Battey & Co., 1882.

Reel 28 No. 104
Title: Illustrated historical atlas of Porter county, Indiana.
Published: Valparaiso, 1876.

AGLL Reel 12
Title: Combined atlases of Porter County, Indiana, 1876, 1895, 1906, 1921.
Published: Evansville, Ind. : Unigraphic, 1979.

Reel 56 No.224
Title: Pictorial and biographical record of LaPorte, Porter, Lake and Starke counties, Indiana, containing biographical and genealogical records of leading men, women and prominent families of the counties named, and of other portions of the state, together with a number of valuable portraits.
Published: Chicago : Goodspeed Brothers, 1894.

Title: Hoosier history, Porter county's celebration of Indiana's first 150 years.
Author: Porter County (Ind.) Sesquicentennial Committee.
Published: n. p., 1966.

Title: One of the earliest authentic histories of Porter county, Indiana from 1832 to 1876.
Author: Shults-Gay, Deborah H.
Published: n.p., n.d.

Title: Complete history of Porter county, Indiana, written expressly for the Valparaiso messenger ... .
Author: Skinner, Hubert Marshall, 1855-1916.
Published: [n.p.], 1878.

Title: Kouts is five in score--ready for a hundred more. Kouts Centennial, Kouts, Indiana, Sept. 3, 4, 5, and 6.
Author: Kouts (Ind.) Centennial Committee.
Published: [Kouts, Ind., 1965].

AGLL Reel 12
Title: Standard Atlas of Porter County, Indiana.
Published: 1979.
Edition: Reprint; originally published in 1906.

AGLL Reel 12
Title: Standard atlas of Porter county, Indiana; including a plat book of the villages, cities and townships of the county, map of the state, United States, and world ... .
Author: Ogle, George A. and Company.
Published: Chicago, 1921.

Reel 44 No.154
Title: History of Valparaiso from the earliest times to the present, by a citizen.
Author: Skinner, Hubert M.
Published: Valparaiso : Norman pub. house, 1876.