Tag Archives: Historical Society

Nice to See MHGS Open Again – April 6, 2021

I mentioned yesterday – MHGS Re-opens Tomorrow – April 5, 2021. the society was re-opening today It was nice to be back at MHGS http://mhgswichita.org/ as I hadn’t been since probably before Thanksgiving week-end. We had many of the regular … Continue reading

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MHGS Re-opens Tomorrow – April 5, 2021

MHGS, Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society, http://mhgswichita.org/ re-opens tomorrow. They have been mostly closed since early December. They were briefly opened as needed for drop-in if someone called to schedule an appointment. They also receive mail for different things, mostly … Continue reading

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Historic Rhode Island Newspapers Digitized, Available Online – US News January 17, 2021

I saw this recently – Historic Rhode Island Newspapers Digitized, Available Online: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/rhode-island/articles/2021-01-17/historic-rhode-island-newspapers-digitized-available-online. Slightly longer article, but here’s the basics. By Associated Press, Wire Service Content Jan. 17, 2021, at 8:31 a.m. PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The archives of several historic … Continue reading

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Cole House Museum, Moundridge – Kansas Tuesdays January 12, 2021

I chose to look in McPherson County, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. The Cole House Museum, Moundridge – https://www.moundridge.com/175/The-Cole-House. It may have restrictions due to COVID-19. It’s run by the Moundridge Historical Association. Grounds also house Heritage Museum, … Continue reading

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Fort Harker Guardhouse Museum, Kanopolis – Kansas Tuesdays January 5, 2021

I chose to look in Ellsworth County, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. The Fort Harker Guardhouse Museum, Kanopolis – https://www.ellsworthcountykansashistory.org/. It may have restrictions due to COVID-19. It’s run by the Ellsworth County Historical Society. Official website: https://www.ellsworthcountykansashistory.org/Continue reading

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Stafford County Museum, Stafford – Kansas Tuesdays December 29, 2020

I chose to look in Stafford County, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. The Stafford County Museum, Stafford https://web.archive.org/web/20170706074440/https://www.staffordcounty.org/museum/. It may have restrictions due to COVID-19. It’s run by the Stafford County Historical and Genealogical Society. Official website: https://web.archive.org/web/20170706074440/https://www.staffordcounty.org/museum/Continue reading

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Edwards County Historical Society Museum, Kinsley – Kansas Tuesdays December 22, 2020

I chose to look in Edwards County, Kansas for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. The Edwards County Historical Society Museum, Kinsley https://www.edwardscountymuseum.com/. It may have restrictions due to COVID-19. It’s run by the Edwards County Historical Society. Official website: https://www.edwardscountymuseum.com/Continue reading

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‘One fire away’: Why Ontario communities are digitizing their newspapers – TVO50 December 9, 2020

I saw this recently – ‘One fire away’: Why Ontario communities are digitizing their newspapers: https://www.tvo.org/article/one-fire-away-why-ontario-communities-are-digitizing-their-newspapers. This society had a fire Gulfport (Florida) Historical Museum/Society Labor Day 2018 Fire, but it only damaged the exterior of the building and was … Continue reading

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World’s Biggest Mayflower Lineage Database – November 10, 2020

This is available to anyone who is a member of the American Ancestors at the Individual or above level – World’s Biggest Mayflower Lineage Database: https://www.americanancestors.org/mayflower-family. In addition if you are a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants: … Continue reading

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Went to the Historical/Genealogical Society Where I Volunteer Today – October 3, 2020

We are only open two days per week at the historical/genealogical society. With the COVID-19 stuff going on, we are only open 2 hours on those days. Normally we are open from 10 AM to 4 PM, but the hours … Continue reading

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