Wichita Genealogical Society - 1987
Wichita Genealogical Society GAR Memorial, Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita
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Saturday, February 15
The Kansas City Monarchs  (Quarterly Meeting)
1:00 pm
Advanced Learning LIbrary
Hear the legacy story of African American Baseball as it explores the famed Kansas City Monarchs, a charter member of the Negro National League. Presented by Phil S. Dixon, a co-founder fo the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City.



Saturday, March 21
Stories of James R. Mead – A Wichita Founder  (Monthly Meeting)
1:00 pm
Advanced Learning LIbrary
 James R. Mead was one of Wichita's earliest founders, establishing a trading post here in 1864. He continued influencing Wichita through business and elected offices until his death in 1910. Dr. Schuyler Jones is a grandson of Mr. Mead and he will share a unique historical perspective of Wichita’s early years.



Saturday, April 18
Getting the Most from Find A Grave  (Monthly Meeting)
1:00 pm
Find A Grave is much more than a simple cemetery and grave search website. Gravesite reports and tools within the application make finding, tracking, and managing your collection of ancestors' gravesites simple and efficient. Also, the quirks of Find A Grave will be revealed, along with tips and tricks to make research easy and productive. Presented by Gary W. Clark/