The Chicago Genealogical Society announced last Fall its 2015–16 Writing Contest for original material on topics of interest to genealogists and family historians. The contest is open to members and non-members of the CGS. Hobbyists, transitional, and professional genealogists are
The Chicago Genealogical Society invites you to attend our first Saturday of the month program this Saturday, May 7th. Our program will be The Emmett Till Murder: City Desk and World Headlines. Our speaker will be Professor Elliott J. Gorn.
“Why CGS members volunteered for the Purple Hearts Reunited ‘WWI 100th Anniversary Tribute’ Research Project” by Marsha Peterson-Maass, CGS Board Member and a PHR Valor Research Team Director In only about three weeks, we’re making tremendous progress on this project