All About Wichita
History & Genealogy

Links to genealogical and local history resources of interest to those researching Wichita and south central Kansas.

300,000 Miles to Victory: U.S.S. Wichita
Enjoy this online copy of the book that was published as a souvenir for the Wichita crew members.

Butler County Links
Here you will find links to Butler County cemeteries, churches, schools, historical newspapers, and more through the KSGenWeb.

CARRIE
Learn all CARRIE, a full-text electronic library at the University of Kansas.

Center for Historical Research
The Center, which is maintained by the Kansas State Historical Society, contains a massive amount of printed materials, government archives and manuscript materials, maps, photographs, and reels of microfilm.

Cowley County GenWeb Page
This site provides links for researchers as well as information on the Cowley County Genealogical Society, Historical Society , and Courthouse.

Digital Library of the KSGenWeb
Here you can search all KSGenWeb files and review state-wide files and projects.

First Kansas Volunteer Infantry
This state-wide Civil War reenactment organization has companies in Kansas City, Topeka, and Wichita.

Harper County Genealogical Society
The HCGS maintains a genealogical library within the Anthony Public Library.

Historic Preservation Alliance of Wichita and Sedgwick County
This active group has "won a few and lost a few" in preserving Wichita and Sedgwick County's architectural heritage.

Kansas Historical Preservation Alliance
This state-wide organization helps to protect endangered historic places.