Welcome to the Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library Digital Archive. Here you will find collections that have previously not been made available to the public. Be on the look out for new exhibits and additions of digitized collections as the Singing River Library continues to grow.

Recently Added Items

Steamboat Days, ca. 1852


Color Mississippi Map with Roads and Distances, 1852, reprinted by Mississippi Historical Society, 1974. Shows steamboat routes including Natchez to…

De Fer's French Louisiana, Mouth of Mississippi River


Color map of Nicholas de Fer's depiction of the French Region in 1701 including LaSalle's 1683 exploration and d'Iberville's fort at Biloxi, 1698.…

La Rivier De Mississippi, La Louisiane


Nicholas De Fer's rare map, 1st of its kind, of French regions of the south around 1718 intended to show lavishness and lure potential investors.

Family History Folder Inventory

Family History File Index.pdf

Inventory of Family History Folders found in the Singing River Library, alphabetical by last name.