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Bringing the Background to the Foreground
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Bringing the Background to the Foreground

I am not a “car person.”  I have family members who can glance at an automobile and instantl
Taking a Quick Look at ‘Genealogy Quick Look’
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Taking a Quick Look at ‘Genealogy Quick Look’

So, you have tracked your Great Uncle Fred to the Kansas City area in the 1920s, but you have lost him a
Creating Your Family History in Microsoft Word, Part 2
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Creating Your Family History in Microsoft Word, Part 2

If you use Microsoft Word to create your family history, you’ll soon find that filling page after page o
Creating Your Family History in Microsoft Word, Part 1
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Creating Your Family History in Microsoft Word, Part 1

Writing your family history?
Researching Your Native American Heritage
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Researching Your Native American Heritage

A customer recently asked for help tracing her maternal ancestors, Indigenous people who had settled in
After-Hours Treasure Hunt at MGC: 2022 Lock-In
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After-Hours Treasure Hunt at MGC: 2022 Lock-In

The Midwest Genealogy Center would like to invite you to our annual Lock-In!
Heritage Hub and Other New Genealogy Resources
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Heritage Hub and Other New Genealogy Resources

If you’re big into genealogical or historical research, then you might have noticed some new names float
Da dove vengo (Where am I from)?
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Da dove vengo (Where am I from)?

Italian American Heritage Month recognizes the achievements and contributions of Italian immigrants and
Family Photographs: Making What Is Old, New Again
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Family Photographs: Making What Is Old, New Again

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, but at the Midwest Genealogy Center, we also know tha
Gifts From Our Grandparents
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Gifts From Our Grandparents

Sometime before the birth of his first great-grandchild, my grandfather began collecting Hull Pottery Co
In Search of Religious Freedom
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In Search of Religious Freedom

After more than two months at sea, the Pilgrims landed in Cape Cod on November 11, 1620.
Share Your Love of MGC—Become a Volunteer!
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Share Your Love of MGC—Become a Volunteer!

The Midwest Genealogy Center is one of the premier genealogy libraries in t