We have the microfilm for:
- Oregon Observer, from 1881- 2011
- US Census for Dane County from 1850-1870
- US Census for Dodge County for 1850
Can't make it into the library? No problem. Contact us with details and we'll see what we can do.
We have a subscription to our local newspaper, the Oregon Observer. We keep the last 2 years of the newspaper in print and have the newspaper on microfilm going back to 1881.
Obituary and Marriage Index
We maintain a physical index to obituaries published in the Oregon Observer from 1881 to 2017 and marriage announcements published from 1881-1945.
Obituaries from 2018 to present are indexed online in the LinkCat Newspapers Index.
There are several ways you can access the full text the Oregon Observer.
- Microfilm, we have the newspaper on micofilm from 1881 to 2011
- In print, we keep copies of the newspaper from the last 2 years
- Online, access Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers (Provided by BadgerLink) which has the Oregon Observer from 2005 to 90 days ago
Please contact us if you have any questions!