Note the availability of the History of Nevada, Iowa published by the Nevada Community Historical Society. Copies are $50 plus $6 for mailing. To order write to: Nevada Community Historical Society, P.O. Box 213, Nevada, Iowa 50201.
Free lookups of published information are performed by volunteers. Since most publications are covered by copyrights, and since volunteer time is limited, please limit your queries to one surname per request. A searchable name index has been created for many but not all of the following publications. Click on:
If you have access to published genealogical information for Story County and would like to become a volunteer, please contact Mark Christian.
(Please put "Story Co. Lookup" in the Subject Line when requesting a lookup.)
"Ames Community History" by Ames Centennial, Inc. (1864-1964)|
"At the Squaw and the Skunk" by Gladys H. Meads|
A history containing anecdotes and recollections of Ames, Iowa published December, 1955 .
"Colo, A Place to Call Home, 1865-1996, Iowa Sesquicentennial" by Colo History Book Committee.|
|"Community History Zearing, Iowa 1854 to 1956" by Donald H. Grimm printed 1956 by Greenwood Printing Company, Ames, Iowa.||NOW ONLINE HERE!|
|"A History of Roland, Iowa, 1870-1970" by the Roland Record - 1970||NOW ONLINE HERE!|
|"History of Story County, Iowa" by William G. Allen - 1887||NOW ONLINE HERE!|
|"History of Story County Iowa " A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement Volume II by W.O.Payne - 1911 by The S.J. Clarke Publishing Co., Chicago||NOW ONLINE HERE!|
|"I Remember Slater, Iowa 1889-1989" by Slater Centennial Historical Committee printed 1989 by Graphic Publishing Company, Inc., Lake Mills, Iowa.|
|"Maxwell, Iowa 1883-1983" by the Maxwell Community Historical Society for the Maxwell Centennial Committee published about 1983.|
|"McCallsburg Centennial 1869-1969" compiled and edited by Mrs. James R. Dillin and published June 1969 by the Centennial Historical Committee.|
|"Nevada Evening Journal Centennial Edition" published 13 Jun 1953 by Nevada Evening Journal, Nevada, Iowa.|
|"Story City Golden Jubilee Book, An Album of Pictures from Early Days Down to the Present" published June, 1931 by by Paul A. Olson.|