Research Fees

  Members Non-Members Students
Research Library Usage Fee $ 5 a day $10 a day $5 a day
Staff Assisted Research* $15 per hour $25 per hour $15 per hour
Copies $.25 per copy $.35 per copy $.25 per copy
CD & Case $4 per $5 per $4 per
Photos used for Publication or Profit** $20 per photo $20 per photo $20 per photo

*Applies only to assisted research (research performed by MCHS staff/volunteer)
**Must agree to the terms/conditions of MCHS Photo Policy for usage. Some photographs are copyright protected.              Please contact MCHS for details.

Library Materials Available

The research library of MCHS contains many useful materials. Available for research are:

City directories
Plat maps
Mower County history books
Various city history books
Photo files
History vertical files
Obituary cards
Birth/Death cards
Newspapers-microfilm of the Austin Daily Herald from 1891-2007, Adams Review from 1932 to 1935 and 1945 to 1955
And much more!


Contact Sue Doocy, our Research & Archives Manager directly for more information: OR call 507-437-6082





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