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The research library and archives is a repository for research material and historical collections of the Roswell Historical Society and City of Roswell. Resources include information about the history of the city of Roswell and its environs, early settlers, the area’s textile mills, the Civil War, Cherokee Native Americans, local African American heritage, properties in the historic district, family genealogies, local businesses, and social and civic organizations.
Family files – local family histories
Pamphlets – surveys, reports, cemetery records, etc.
Maps – Roswell and Georgia
Newspapers – local news, notably the Roswell Herald and North Fulton Herald from the 1940s-1960s
Books – over 1000 volumes on the history of the area
Photographs – over 3000 images
Audio/Visual material – interviews and oral histories