Tag Archives: Historical Society

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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Union County Historical Society and Heritage Museum, New Albany – Mississippi Mondays September 14, 2020

For today’s Mississippi Mondays post, I checked out New Albany in Union County, and chose the Union County Historical Society and Heritage Museum – http://ucheritagemuseum.com/  as this week’s choice. Not sure how much I will find. As usual, check with … Continue reading

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First Time Back at the Genealogy Society in Months – June 27, 2020

Think it was early March the last time the society was open regular hours. They started opening for people who needed access a while back on as needed basis. They went with opening two hours/day on the days we are … Continue reading

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Interesting Find in Wichita Marriage Certificates Today at MHGS – February 29, 2020

In this post, Well Done Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society – January 4, 2020, I congratulated MHGS for finishing the 210,000 marriage record scans. The work is under way to index each of the volumes. They have been using a … Continue reading

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