Morton History Room:

The History Room, located in the adult area of the library, is available for use during regular library hours.

       

  • History Room Resources - Documents, photos, objects and books of historical interest about the village and residents of Morton are kept in the History Room of Morton Public Library. The foundation of the collection was the generous donation of all items held by the Morton Historical Society in 1998. Current and former residents of Morton continue to donate items which futher expands the scope of information available for geneological and historical research.
  • Morton Times Newspaper on microfilm - At this time, our microfilm reader is "view only" and cannot make copies.  Morton Library is in the process of  having the microfilm of the Morton Times newspaper digitized.  The years 1909 - December 1973 are currently available and can be accessed on a searchable computer database located on a computer in the adult area of the library.
  • Obituary Index - Morton Times newspaper obituaries from 1909 to present. Available for use in the Library.