Local and State
· Sherman Public Library, 421 N. Travis, Sherman, TX 75090. Temporary address: 1000 N. East Street, Sherman. 903-892-7240
· Denison Public Library, 300 W. Grandy Street, Denison, TX 75020. 903-465-1797
· Cooke County Library, 200 S. Weaver, Gainesville, TX 76240. 940-668-5530
· North Central Texas College (NCTC), 1525 W. California Street, Gainesville, TX 76240. 940-668-7731 (includes collection from Cross Timbers Genealogy Society)
· Bonham Public Library, 305 E. 5th Street, Bonham, TX 75418. 903-583-3128
· Van Alstyne Public Library, 151 W. Cooper Street, Van Alstyne, TX 75495. 903-482-5991
· Lucile Teague Community Library, 201 Britton Street, Tom Bean, TX 75489. 903-546-6250
· Bryan County Genealogy Library, 203 N. McKinney Ave., Calera, OK 74730. 580-434-5848
· Haggard Library, 2501 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075. 972-769-4250
· Emily Fowler Central Library, 502 Oakland Street, Denton, TX 76201. 940-349-8752
· University of North Texas, Denton, TX. Use The Portal to Texas History http://texashistory.unt.edu/ to find genealogy collections. Many historical items have been, and are currently being donated, to Texas Universities. Family collections are included.
· J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young Street, Dallas, TX 75201. 214-670-1400
· Fort Worth Central Library, 500 W. Third Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102. 817-392-7323
· National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1400 John Burgess Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76140. 817-551-2051. In September 2015 the research and training center moved to Burgess Drive and the office location on 7th Street closed. http://www.archives.gov/fort-worth/
· Texas State Library and Archives, 1201 Brazos Street, Austin, TX, 78701. 512-463-5455. https://www.tsl.texas.gov/
· Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr., Oklahoma City, OK, 73105. 405-522-0765. www.okhistory.org/.
Note: This is not a complete list. More will be added (13 Jan 2018).
With the exception of Ancestry.com all of these websites are free. Some of them require registration.
https://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/ (Statue of Liberty – Ellis Island)
https://www.archives.gov/ (National Archives)
http://home.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ (available through Ancestry, however currently unavailable)
https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ (Library of Congress)