Midwest Genealogy Center Building
The Midwest Genealogy Center opened in June 2008. The largest free-standing public genealogy library in the United States boasts 52,000 square feet of resources for family history researchers.
Author of On Slavery’s Border: Missouri’s Small-Slaveholding Households, historian Diane Mutti Burke tells the heroic story of how African Americans resisted slavery and thereby set the stage for the post-emancipation struggle.
You might get to go to Ireland someday to find your Irish, but you can start your research into Irish records here before you take that trip. Learn about the websites, the jurisdictions of Ireland, and the types of records.
"Black Hand Strawman" is both a book and film by Terence O'Malley that goes into profound detail regarding the history of Kansas City's criminal past. Unbeknownst to many, Kansas City had one of the most effective organized crime systems in the United States.