Local Agencies & Resources

Winona County Historical Society
160 Johnson Street
Winona, Minnesota 55987
507-454-2723 Fax 507-454-0006

  • Winona County and regional newspapers from 1860 to the present
  • Winona City Directories from 1866 to the present
  • Telephone books from 1914 to the present
  • Federal Census Microfilm for Winona County 1857 to 1920
  • Winona area business records, including Winona Wagon Co., Chamber of Commerce, C&NW Railroad, etc.
  • "Historical File" includes extensive and cataloged manuscript correspondence, press clippings, handbills, other published material and miscellaneous artifacts
  • Scrapbook Collection
  • "Old Settlers' Scrapbook," indexed, with material from 1841 to 1932
  • Image Collection, Winona and region, from 1860, including street scenes, river views, steamboats, stores and businesses, residences, group photos and individual portraits
  • Biographical/Genealogical File
  • Sanborn Insurance Maps of Winona for 1894 and 1917
  • Winona County Plat Books, from 1867
  • Map Collection Winona and regional
  • Winona County birth, marriage and death records,(from newspapers) indexed
  • Winona County cemetery records, indexed
  • Historical, pictorial and biographical volumes
  • Passenger and immigration list, first edition
  • Other collections include post, greeting and calling cards, sheet music, records, posters, Bibles, film, slides, videos, programs and architectural renderings

Winona County Genealogical Society
PO Box 363
Winona MN 55987


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