Sharlot Hall Museum Library and Archives

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Genealogy Our on-line genealogical resources include obituary and cemetery databases, a census index for Yavapai County, and an index of residents at the Arizona Pioneers' Home. Learn about the Territorial Women's Memorial Rose Garden and the women honored.
Photographs Search or browse our photograph collection of over 120,000 historic images, 11,000 of which are now viewable online. Order digital copies or prints for your private and professional use. View photographs by collections on the Arizona Memory Project
Maps Use our Geographical Map Index to locate a map for a particular location in Prescott, Yavapai County, Arizona, and the West. Aerial Photos and Trail Maps also available.
History Access the complete run of “Days Past”, a weekly newspaper article devoted to the local history of Yavapai County. Search our newspaper index and oral history collection.
Library Our research library consists of approximately 10,000 volumes related to Arizona, Yavapai County, and the West. You can search our catalog on the Yavapai Library Network.
Finding Aids Search our finding aids by keyword, subject, name, or place; or browse a complete listing of descriptive media.
Downwinders Learn more about Downwinders, review your eligibility, browse resouces and make a research request.
Please note: We have added our complete Days Past collection into a new database. Please use this link to search Days Past articles.


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Saturday, 10 - 2


115 S. McCormick St.
Prescott, AZ

Please call for an appointment to do research (928.445.3122 x 14), or submit a research request. It may take up to 2 weeks to respond to your request.

Mission Area

Map of Arizona showing mission area

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