Research cntr

Researchers may come to the Research Center during open hours to find information about Sioux City and the region. Research Center Hours are Wednesday - Friday 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Appointments are appreciated. 

 

The staff will then find materials for the researchers to use in the Reading Room. No materials will leave the Research Center (please use the Jackson Street entrance).

Researchers may also contact the Research Center by phone, letter or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please fill out the Archives Request Form (.pdf). A quick search for answers to research questions is free of charge, but if the search goes beyond 30 minutes, the staff will charge the researcher.

Research Subjects
The Research Center has information on more than 60,000 subjects. Below is a general list of topics. For a complete listing, download a pdf of our Subject List  (5447 kB).

Labor & Labor Organizations

Advertising 

Law

Agriculture

Leeds 

Air Base

Lewis & Clark Information

Airport

Libraries

Archaeology

Livestock Exchange

Architecture

Loess Hills

Army National Guard

Manufacturing

Artists/Art Center

Mayors

Auditorium

Meat Industry

Authors

Media

Automobiles

Medical History

Aviation History

Mercy Medical Center

Banks

Military

Baseball

Missouri River

Big Sioux River

Monahan Post

Black Americans

Monuments

Boat Clubs

Morningside College

Briar Cliff College

Museums

Bridges

Music

Bruguier Cabin/Monument

Native Americans

Buildings

Natural Science

Businesses

Nebraska

Cable Cars

Northwestern Iowa

Calendars

Nursing

Carnivals

Parades

Celebrations

Parks

Centennial Celebrations

Peavey Grand Opera House

Central High School

People

Chamber of Commerce

Perry Creek

Churches

Pioneer History

City Hall

Police Department

City of Sioux City

Politics

City Views

Prospect Hill Monument

(Civil War (Limited

Queen of Peace

Clubs & Organizations

Radio

Colleges

Railroads

Combination Bridge

Real Estate

Corn Palaces

Religions

Council Oak Tree

River-Cade

Crime

Rivers

Cultural Activities

Riverside

Disasters

Roads

Diving Elk

Sgt. Bluff, Iowa

East High School

Sioux City History

Education

Sioux City Journal

Elementary Schools

Sioux Indians

Elevated Railroad

Siouxland Information

Entertainment

Social Activities

Ethnic Groups

Social Work

Explosions

Softball

Fairs

South Dakota

Ferries

South Sioux City, Nebraska

Fire Department

Spanish American War

Fires

Sports & Recreation

First Bride’s Grave

St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center

Floods

Steamboats

Floyd River

Stockyards

Floyd, Sgt. Charles Monument

Stone State Park

Fourth Street Businesses

Street Cars

Fur Traders

Streets

Genealogical Information

Television

Geology

Theaters

Government

Transit System

Grandview Park

Transportation

High Schools

Trinity College

Highways

Trinity Heights

Historic Fourth Street

Unions

Hockey

United Flight 232 Disaster

Holidays

Urban Renewal

Hospitals

Utilities

Hotels

Veteran’s Groups

Houses

War Eagle Monument

Immigration

White Horse Mounted Patrol

Indians

Women

Industry

Woodbury County Courthouse

Interstate Fair

Woodbury County History

Iowa History

(World War I and II (Limited

Iowa National Guard

YMCA/YWCA

Junior Highs Schools

 

 

Attachments:
FileDescriptionFile size
Download this file (Archives Request Form.pdf)Archives Request Form.pdf 150 kB
Download this file (Subject List - Updated 2013-09.pdf)Subject List - Updated 2013-09.pdf 5427 kB

Sioux City Public Museum Research Center

Hours
Wednesday - Friday

1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Appointments appreciated

Phone

 (712) 224-5001

Location

Sioux City Public Museum
(Use the Jackson Street entrance between 4th and 5th Streets during Research Center hours)

Directions