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http://www.cityofavoca.com/

City of Avoca (Iowa) with links to websites to some of its various entities in the "Business Directory."

Early Avoca Newspapers

Digitized newspapers for Avoca, Iowa between 1874 and 1925 in a searchable format.  Search recognition is not perfect.

Find A Grave

Find the graves of ancestors, create virtual memorials, add 'virtual flowers' and a note to a loved one's grave, etc.  As of February 15, 2019 there were 2,524 memorial pages created for Graceland Cemetery in Avoca, Iowa.  You could find gravestone photos, family photos, obituary information, plus links to other family members.

Family Search

Free genealogy records provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  They are daily adding new databases to their searchable holdings.

Avoca's 150 Celebration

Facebook presence of The Sesquicentennial Committee of Avoca, Iowa.  Celebration days July 3 thru 6, 2019.

Rural Schools of Iowa

Check out this site for access to see what old school records are available for the rural schools of Iowa.

AHSTW Community School District

Schools serving the communities of Avoca, Hancock, Shelby, Tennant and Walnut, Iowa.

Avoca Main Street

Facebook presence of Avoca Main Street organization.

Walnut (Iowa) Creek Historical Society

Facebook presence for the Walnut Creek Historical Society located in Walnut, Iowa.

"Walnut Bureau" Newspapers

Iowa - Searchable "Walnut Bureau" newspapers beginning in 1878 and going through 2013. Search recognition is not perfect.

Oakland, Iowa Newspapers

Iowa - Searchable early Oakland newspapers beginning around 1900 and going through 1925. Missing issues. Search recognition is not perfect.

Once on the website, scroll down and you will find over 500 newspaper collections available FREE online from 41 states and one Canadian province.  Newspapers from 80 of Iowa's 99 counties are available.