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Location & Hours

Telephone: 503-325-7323
450 10th Street
Astoria, OR 97103

HOURS

Mon to Thu: 10am-6pm
Fri & Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: Closed

 

Library Director

Jimmy Pearson
503-298-2450
jpearson@astoria.or.us

Local History Research Resources

These materials are available for library use only unless otherwise noted.



Astoriana collection

A unique collection of print materials related to local history

Astoria city directories

1890-2000, some years missing

Newspaper archives

Newspaper index through 1999
Astoria newspapers (Astoria Daily Budget, Morning Astorian, etc.) 1860s-2006 on microfilm, some dates missing
One year of Daily Astorian back-issues

Microfiche

Marriage index 1961-2008
Divorce index 1961-2008
Death index 1971-2008
Genealogical Helper 1950-1986
Blueprints of Astoria building plans

Sanborn maps

Map books for 1908, 1921, 1924, 1934, 1940, 1954
Microfiche for 1884, 1888, 1892
Proquest Sanborn map online database for Oregon cities, including Astoria maps for 1884, 1888, 1892, 1996, 1908. Click here to log in with a library card number and PIN (last 4 digits of card number).

Yearbooks

Astoria High School (Zephyrus) 1905-present
Warrenton High School 1958-1977

Historic buildings and landmarks

National Register inventory for Astoria’s named streets, numbered streets, and downtown
Historic landmarks inventory for Astoria’s named and numbered streets
Historic district inventories for Hobson-Flavel, Uniontown-Alameda, and Fort Hill districts


Connect with us

Location & Hours

Telephone: 503-325-7323
450 10th Street
Astoria, OR 97103

HOURS

Mon to Thu: 10am-6pm
Fri & Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: Closed

 

Library Director

Jimmy Pearson
503-298-2450
jpearson@astoria.or.us