Lake 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: Lake County, Indiana, index of names of persons and of firms.
Author: U.S.--Works Progress Administration--Indiana.
Published: Indianapolis : n.p., n.d.

Title: An index to part 1, The Book of Porter and Lake, Indiana, Historical and Biographical 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.

AGLL Reel 6
Title: East Chicago-Indiana Harbor, twin cities of Indiana; political, historical, industrial sketch.
Published: [Chicago : Wm. H. Gallop & son,], 1913.

AGLL Reel 7
Title: Gary, Indiana, 1917-18.
Published: n.p. : [E. Palma Beaudette, pub.], n.d.

F-2449 (vol. 1)
F-2450 (vol. 2)
Reel 46 No. 163
Title: A standard history of Lake County, Indiana, and the Calumet region.
Author: Howat, William Frederick, 1869-.
Published: Chicago : Lewis Publishing Co., 1915.

Title: Hammond, Indiana.
Author: Beaudette-Neil, E. Palma.
Published: Hammond, 1922.

Title: Publications of the Old settler and historical association of Lake County, Ind., Volume 11. History of Lake County. Author: Old Settler and Historical Association of Lake County, Ind.
Published: Crown Point, Ind. Old Settler and Historical Association of Lake County, 1893-1934.

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 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.

Reel 2 No. 12
Title: Lake county, Indiana, from 1834 to 1872.
Author: Ball, Timothy Horton, 1826-1913.
Published: Chicago : J. W. Goodspeed, 1873.

Reel 3 No. 13
Title: The Lake of the Red Cedars; or Will it live? Thirty years in Lake; a record of the first thirty years of Baptist labors in the county of Lake, state of Indiana. Author: [Ball, Timothy Horton, 1826-1913].
Published: Crown Point, Ind. : T. H. Ball, publisher, 1880.

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, 1826-1913.
Published: Chicago : Donahue & Henneberry, printers], 1900.

Reel 3 No. 15
Title: Encyclopedia of genealogy and biography of Lake County, Indiana, with a compendium of history, 1834-1904. A record of the achievements of its people in the making of a commonwealth and the founding of a nation.
Author: Ball, Timothy Horton, 1826-.
Published: Chicago : The Lewis publishing company, 1904.