Willoughby Historical Society

Willoughby Historical Society

Founded in 1961, the Willoughby Historical Society collects and maintains artifacts and materials relative to this area. Meetings are held the during the months of March, June, September and December at 7 PM. See the newsletter for details. The Collection Room is located on the lower level of the Willoughby Public Library. Library staff can also assist patrons getting into the room.

Office Hours are available by appointment only.

Materials for research include:
  • Manuscripts
  • Maps
  • History Books
  • Directories
  • Scrapbooks
  • Roster of Ohio Soldiers
  • Pioneer History
  • School Histories
  • Diaries
  • School Annuals
  • Photographs

Digitized editions of the News-Herald, 1879 – present can be accessed from any public computer in any one of the Willoughby-Eastlake Public Library locations

Contact the Historical Society by calling 440-946-8632 or emailing willoughby.historical@gmail.com.

Preserve our local heritage by purchasing a membership and sending to:
Willoughby Historical Society
30 Public Square, Willoughby, Ohio 44094


Lake County Historical Newspaper Collection 1879-1922