Category Archives: What’s Up At Willennar

Throwback Thursday: More Mystery Photos

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! Do any of these faces look familiar? The Willennar Genealogy Center’s online photo database currently contains over 13,000 photographic images, including images from negatives, … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: 1920 Indiana Teachers’ Licensing Exam

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! Do you have what it takes to teach school in 1920s Indiana? Take a look at this license exam for Indiana teachers to find … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: “One Shell”

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! To transition from Women’s History Month to National Poetry Month, I thought it would be fitting to share a poem by DeKalb County’s own … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Alicia Barnes

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! The city of Auburn has had a public library since the Auburn Public Library first opened its doors in 1907, and since that time, … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: The Waterloo Ladies’ Kitchen Band

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! As you may know, March is Women’s History Month, so today I’d like to share the story of a little-known women’s musical group from … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: February 23, 1950

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! For today’s Throwback Thursday, we’ll be reading up on the local news in the February 23, 1950, issue of DeKalb County’s Garrett Clipper. A … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: The First Annual Hoosier Car Tour

Willennar Genealogy Center’s collection is full of Throwback Thursday potential, so let’s get our #TBT on! On August 30, 1976, a line of classic cars departed Auburn in the early hours of the morning. The group of seven ACD cars … Continue reading

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