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The Historical Society of Marshall County has been working since 1908 to preserve the Past for the Future. 

The Society and donors preserve and manage four important historical properties that are open to the public during established hours, programs, or by special appointment. Step into the Past and reminisce. Make history come alive for you and your family.

For hours of operation and programs contact us or see our Events page on this website for monthly program information.

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Glick-Sower Historical Homestead
Taylor #4 Country School
Edel Blacksmith Shop
Central Iowa Genealogical Society

The Central Iowa Genealogical Society was organized in April, 1965 with the primary  aim to help others in their family research. The Genealogical Society collects genealogical materials. The collection has grown to over a thousand books. 

The collection is currently housed in the Historical Society Museum, and covers published family histories, county histories, census, cemetery records, ships' passenger lists and Genealogical Societies publications. The collection is not limited to Marshall County, Iowa, but includes New England, North & South Carolina, Maryland, Virginia and other Midwest states. 

 The Genealogical Society library is open to the public during regular museum hours as well as on the first and third Saturday of each month from 10 AM to 2 PM. 

Central Iowa Genealogical Society