The Franklin County Records and Research Center is the Historical Society’s archives facility. Paper and textile artifacts are stored here, and visitors are welcome to research family history in Franklin County, and small town life in the area.
Located at 1124 W. Seventh Street Terrace, Ottawa, the facility is open from 9:00 am to 12:00 and 1:00 to 5:00 pm. Monday through Friday. Call (785 242-1232). Appointments aren’t required, but help the staff determine what materials you will need and get them pulled for viewing.