Become a Member

Membership in Midwest Historical and Genealogical society is open to all persons or organizations having an active interest in genealogy or local history. Following a completed application with receipt of dues from the individual or organization you may enjoy the many privileges at MHGS.

Privileges of membership:

  • Unlimited use of the research material at the library
  • Assistance from knowledgeable volunteers
  • Access to Heritage Quest Online
  • Quarterly journal concerning history for Sedgwick County, Kansas and related articles
  • Research unusual collections of local historical documents
  • Special interest groups to expand your genealogy knowledge
  • Benefit of a peer group with common interests
  • Borrow materials from the library

The Membership year lasts from April 1 – March 31. Dues paid after January carry through until March 31 following year. Dues are not pro-rated if submitted after April 1.

To join, please complete a paper Membership Application Form and mail it with a check for your membership to:

Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1121
Wichita, KS 67201-1121

[Note: our online member form is glitching and we’ve disabled it until we get it fixed.  Sorry for the inconvenience.]