LaPorte 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: La Porte County, Indiana, index of names of persons and of firms.
Author: U.S.--Works Progress Administration--Indiana.
Published: [Indianapolis] : n.p., n.d.

AGLL Reel 6
Reel 32 No. 120
Title: An illustrated historical atlas of LaPorte co., Indiana. Compiled, drawn & published from personal examinations & surveys by Higgins, Belden, & Co.
Author: Higgins, Belden and Company, Chicago.
Published: Chicago : Higgins, Belden and Co., 1874.

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.

Reel 38 No. 139
Title: History of LaPorte County, Indiana; together with sketches of its cities, villages and townships, educational, religious, civil, military and political history; portraits of prominent persons, and biographies of representative citizens. History of Indiana, embracing accounts of the pre-historic races, aborigines, French, English and American conquests, and a general review of its civil, political and military history.
Published: Chicago : C.c. Chapman & Co., 1880.

Reel 54 No. 211
Title: History of LaPorte County, Indiana, and its townships, towns and cities.
Author: Packard, Jasper, 1832-1899.
Published: Laporte, Ind. : S.E. Taylor & Company, 1876.

Reel 20 No. 77
Title: A twentieth century history and biographical record of Laporte county, Indiana.
Author: Daniels, Eugene D.
Published: Chicago : Lewis pub. co., 1904.

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.

AGLL Reel 7
Title: Michigan city illustrated; historical, descriptive and biographical, review of a half century's advance. Author: Evening news (Michigan city).
Published: Rabb, 1900.

Reel 3 No. 14
Title: Northwestern Indiana from 1800 to 1900; or, A view of our region through the nineteenth century.
Author: Ball, Timothy Horton, 1826-.
Published: [Chicago : Donahue & Henneberry, printers], 1900.

Reel 53 No. 204
Title: Plat book of Laporte county, Indiana.
Author: Ogle, George A. and Company, Chicago.
Published: Chicago, 1892.