Finding Aids

Finding aids provide further information for each of MGC’s archival collections. Each will include the following elements: Collection Summary Collection Inventory Rights and Access to each archival collection Name and folder indexes are available for some of MGC’s archival collections. Name indexes display first, maiden, middle, and last names as well as any notes that may help identify individuals. Folder indexes display the folder title and additional information.

View Items in the This Collection: 171 Items

This collection consists of family reunion documents for the Beal family and Beal/Thomas families. Included are: photographs; family newsletters; family reunion newsletter; family reunion programs; family reunion letter; family reunion project…

This collection consists of items related to the Blackwell High School (Blackwell, OK) graduating class of 1927. Contents include: report card; The Buckshot-Commencement Edition; yearbook; letter; reunion program; list of alumnus; newspaper clipping.…

This collection consists of family history documents for the Cady family, including: history, register report, family group charts, and lineages.

This collection contains correspondence of Carl Busch and family obituary information. Included are: letters; cards; funeral transcript; postcards; funeral program; and obituaries.

This collection consists of Civil War orders for the 5th Cavalry Missouri State Militia. These orders are photocopies. The supplemental materials include a transcription of the original orders and background history.

This collection consists of marriage and funeral items for the Coleman family, including: photographs, marriage service, funeral books, casket warranty, sympathy card, cemetery location, family Bible record, memorial record, newspaper obituaries,…

This collection consists of genealogy information for the Cruzen and Thomas families; including family history, oral histories, and photocopied photographs.

This collection consists of probate, ownership, and funeral information for the Edwards and Ailshire families, including: deeds, subpoena, tax statements, real estate contracts, receipts, leases, abstract of title, patriarchal blessings, property…

This collection contains various documents relating to the history of G.A.M.E. including membership, agendas, minutes, newsletters, publications, programs and activities, and conferences.

This collection contains ephemera from the Gilbert family, including: newspapers, poem, and Daughters of the American Revolution certificate. There are significant gaps between the years 1930-1945.

This collection contains family history documents for the Griswold family, including: family history and photographs.

This collection contains Nadine Hodges’ manuscripts with research notes. These manuscripts cover counties in Missouri and quit rent rolls in Virginia. The majority of the manuscripts were published between 1960 and 1970. Significant gaps for which…

This collection contains family history documents for the Kraft family, including: family group charts, autobiography, oral histories, research images, journal pages, and photographs.

This collection contains family history materials for the Kroll family, including: charts, photographs, research materials, and newspaper clippings.

This collection contains family history information for the Petree and Plumb families, including: a manuscript, name index, notes, genealogy charts, and a diary. Significant gaps for which no records exist: 1895-1927 and 1927-1996.

This collection contains ephemera related to Maude Sanders, including: photographs, discharge records, letters, Notice of Classification, bond, marriage licenses, certificate of registration, receipts, and an obituary. Significant gaps exist from…

This collection consists of a family Bible and supplemental materials. The Bible was printed in German, contains notes written by the family, also in German, and dates from 1699. The supplemental materials include; history of Striffler Bible,…

This collection contains historical documents pertaining to the telephone industry in Kansas City, including: history, council documents, photographs, and a map. There are significant gaps for which no records exist from 1919-1934 and 1952-1967.

This collection contains the diary, war record, and muster-out roll of Civil War soldier Isaac Toot. Also included are a transcription of the diary, family chart for Martha Magdalene Toot, letters, and background history on Isaac Toot. The majority…

This collection consists of genealogical information complied by Edward E. Bartlett. Included are family histories and genealogy charts.

About This Collection