The Richland Library in Richland County, South Carolina has some digital collections for online research at The Walker Local and Family History Center including:

  • Richland Library Obituary Index – a free collection of “obituaries and death notices from various local newspapers dating from 1875 to the present. If you see an obituary of interest in the index, enter the information on the Request Form. The request form also provides guidelines and fees for requests. Please limit requests to 3 at a time.”
  • Columbia City Directories – 1859-1927
  • Charleston City Directories – 1782, 1785, 1790, and 1801
  • City Directories of South Carolina, 1905-1922 – directories from the cities of Anderson, Camden, Chester, Clinton, Gaffney, Laurens, Newberry, Sumter, and Union
  • The State Newspaper Photograph Archive – 1955-2002
  • Russell Maxey Photograph Collection
  • Midlands Memories
  • Postcards of the Midlands
  • Yearbooks of Columbia Area Schools
  • Bicentennial Photograph Collection
  • Books and Pamphlets
  • Columbia Army Air Base
  • Columbia Theater and Entertainment
  • Cookbooks and Menus
  • Fort Jackson Library Collection
  • Indexes of Local History and Genealogy
  • Jimmy Price Studios
  • Mabel Payne Photograph Collection
  • Maps of Columbia and Richland County
  • Mayors of Columbia
  • Maps of Columbia and Richland County
  • Mayors of Columbia
  • Oral Histories from Richland County
  • Richland Library Archives
  • Sargeant Studios




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