Monroe Historical Archives
Audio / Visual
Historical memories in their own words
207 East Main Street
Hours: 12 - 3 pm
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
Go beyond the bare facts of Monroe's history. Real stories about real people.
An online sampling of our thousands of historical photographs. Stop by the Museum and see them all!
The oral histories include approximately (NEED NUMBER) recorded interviews pertaining to a wide range of topics. The interviews date from (NEED DATE) to the present. Most of the collection dates from the early 1980s to the late 1990s (NEED ACTUAL DATES). The most common formats are cassette, VHS, DVD, and digital files. Recordings in this collection range from twenty minutes to three hours, with the average being one to two hours. (NEED INFO)
Our staff and volunteers are always working to input information into our collection databases, but it’s a work in progress. Stop by our museum to see our full collections and get a close up look at Monroe’s history.