Newberry Library Hourly Research



The Newberry Library in Chicago has an extensive genealogy and local history collection, in which they began collecting material in 1887.

The Newberry holds the following material in their collections:
cemetery records, census and taxation records, court records, deeds, family histories, genealogical guides, local histories, manuscripts, maps, military rosters, periodicals, probate and estate records and reference works.

This offer is comprised of complete and exact transcriptions of the data requested, as well as full source citations for the material.

$35.00 /hour + expenses

Retainer upfront; Balance due on completion


Chicago, Illinois

Illinois, United States

United States

Cook County, Illinois


Newberry Library

Ordering instructions from nickmgombash

Search the comprehensive online catalog available for the Newberry Library (located here: to determine what material interests you and that you require for your research. Please provide this essential information from the online catalog so I can locate the material you’re requesting: author, title and call number.

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