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THE WHEELING ROOM 

The Ohio County Public Library houses a substantial collection of material related to Wheeling's rich history. Local and regional history books and magazines, city directories, cemetery indexes, yearbooks, families histories, and more grace the shelves of the Wheeling Room. Materials in the Wheeling Room are available to be viewed by the general public.

Our genealogist is generally available from 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday. 
       ➤ Access to the Wheeling Room

WHEELING ROOM GENEALOGICAL RESOURCES 

CITY DIRECTORIES:

➤ View catalog listings 
➤ View ordered list
 

YEARBOOKS:

➤ View catalog listings
 

CEMETERY INDEXES:

➤ View catalog listings

MICROFILM:

Intelligencer, Wheeling-News Register & more
➤ View catalog listings

CHURCH HISTORIES:

➤ View catalog listings

FAMILY HISTORIES:

➤ View catalog listings

VERTICAL FILES:

Newspaper articles and more 
➤ View catalog listings

ONLINE OFFERINGS

NEWSPAPERS:

The Intelligencer, Wheeling News-Register, and other newspapers available online. 
➤ View online newspaper resources
 

DATABASES:

Ancestry Library Edition and Heritage Quest are available on computers in the Library.  
➤ View online database resources
 

PHOTOGRAPHS:

Over 2,700 images from our Archival Collections are have been digitized and are available on our Flickr site.  
➤ View online photographs from our collections
 

SPECIAL COLLECTIONS IN THE WHEELING ROOM

  Early photographs of Wheeling by W. C. Brown 
  Paintings by J.J. (John Joseph) Owens
  ➤ Morrow Clock and Bookshelf
  ➤ OCPL Rare Book Collection

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