Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society

Wichita, KS
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New Books March 2018

Posted on Saturday April 14, 2018

New stuff in the library last month. The Beard collection includes about 20 3-ring binders full of materials.

Call Number Date Author Title
G-K 043 2017 Kaess, Brian Paul Kaess / Ochiltree / Swartz Family History
R-150 024 V 36 2017 Coweta Courier
R-180 208 V 53 2017 Illiana Genealogist

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April Alert Newsletter

Posted on Tuesday March 27, 2018

 Inside This Issue: Time Capsule; New Books; Upcoming Programs; Calendar of Events

Power-Up SIG Notes: Useful Research vs Chasing Squirrels

Posted on Saturday March 24, 2018

How do you decide which people to research and which to ignore? Do you follow parents of people who married into your family? How about the siblings of your direct ancestors? Do you try to follow all the children down to the present?

During our discussion, we established some general questions to ask ourselves to help decide whether to follow a line or not:

What is the purpose of our project? And what is our goal for today?

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New Books for February 2018

Posted on Tuesday March 06, 2018

A couple of notes:

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