Center for Local History and Genealogy
is located directly behind the Harrison County Public Library at 117 W. Beaver Street
in Corydon, IN. The center is home to thousands of
invaluable materials, including historical documents, a wall of bound
family histories compiled by individuals, an extensive collection of
photographs, and genealogical and historical files.
PLEASE NOTE: The Griffin Center is currently using REGULAR HOURS. Due to unforeseen circumstances, Extended Hours are suspended until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Monday – Saturday 9AM to 5PM
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 9AM to 5PM
Tuesday, Thursday 9AM to 8PM
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Center for Local
History and Genealogy, 117
W. Beaver Street, Corydon.
Click here for a an index of
Harrison County surnames.
Note: Adobe® Reader® is required to view the index.
You can download it here.
Among the collection are:
-Marriage Records 1809-2005
-Census Records 1807 to 1930
-Birth Records 1882-2006
-Cemetery Records (Harrison County)
-Obituary Indices 1900 to 2007
-Death Records 1882 to 1920
-Files on nearly 1,050 surnames
-Newspaper copies 1817-present
-Corydon/Harrison Co./Indiana History
-Bound Family Histories
-Materials on Microfilm
-and much more!