Historic High Country / Cartersville

Etowah Valley Historical Society Collection /Library

115 West Cherokee Avenue
Cartersville, GA 30120


Our library consists of over 400 volumes of local and regional history, which we make available to researchers, each one cataloged by the Bartow County Library and accessible through their Online Electronic Library Catalog. Many of our records are on microfilm, and two microfilm readers are available for researchers, one with copying capabilities.

In addition to these resources, EVHS makes available the many family histories, private publications, articles, and papers contributed to our archives by researchers who use our facilities and those wishing to safeguard their historical and genealogical research.

Staffed by volunteers ready to assist visitors with their research, the EVHS Gold Dome Courthouse Office is open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 1:30-4:30 p.m., and by appointment only, Monday,  Thursday and the 1st Saturday of each month, 1:00-4:30 p.m. If you need help with research or genealogical assistance, you can call to make an appointment with Linda Cochran for a Monday or Thursday 770-606-8862.

NOTE:  Our office is manned by volunteers, therefore it is advisable to call 770-606-8862 to be sure that the office is open before making a trip to the Gold Dome Courthouse.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 1:30PM - 4:30PM
    Wednesday: 1:30PM - 4:30PM
    Friday: 1:30PM - 4:30PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Free Admission