Local History Room
Staff and volunteers are in the Local History Room on Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 9:30 am - 2:30 pm.
The Local History Room is located in the Halifax Public Library. The collection includes books, documents, letters, photographs, and files on a wide range of subjects related to life and families in Halifax County, Virginia. The library also has access to the Heritage Quest, Ancestry.com and Fold3 online resources.
Local History Collection
Books (Monographs and Series)
Local History/Genealogy Research Links
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors (National Parks Service)
Halifax County Genealogy (FamilySearch)
Military Records (Fold3)
Research Center (South Boston - Halifax County Museum of Fine Arts and History)
Virginia Memory (Library of Virginia)