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    Wright County Historical Library


    Home to the Clarion Chapter of the Wright County Historical Society, the library houses a large collection that includes works covering local, state, and national history. Crafted in the Prairie School design made popular by Frank Lloyd Wright attached to the library is a research room that is fully stocked to provide stacks of information and the tools to collect it. The library and research room serves as a station for genealogy or local history research and is available to anyone by appointment.

    Among the collection:

    - Original County Record Books

    - Tax Lists

    - Platbooks

    - Chattel Mortgage Books

    - Clarion / Clarion-Goldfield High school Annuals

    - Church Directories

    - Area Family Histories

    - Organizational Histories

    - Clarion Athletics Records