Kentucky Three Day Research Trip

  • 09 Nov 2011
  • 11 Nov 2011
  • 100 West Broadway - Frankfort, Kentucky


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The WVGS Education Committee is planning a three-day research trip to Kentucky in November. The dates are November 9th, 10th and 11th.  Transportation will be arranged by Karen Juson.

Located in downtown Frankfort, Ky., the Kentucky Historical Society history campus includes the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, the Old State Capitol and the Kentucky Military History Museum.

Commonwealth HallRegular Schedule:
Wednesdays: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. EST
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Trace your family's roots in the Martin F. Schmidt Research Library, the commonwealth's premiere genealogical research library, and benefit from the expertise of professional staff who can help guide you in your own family research.

Special Collections manages five collection programs including manuscripts, maps, oral history, photographs and rare books. These collections document most of the major issues in the commonwealth's past, as well as the day-to-day lives of Kentuckians.

What can I find here? Review the available resources.

Please read the guidelines for this facility.
Guidelines - Kentucky Historical Society Research.pdf

Lodging  - Regular rates start at $89.00 (Senior 62+ rate  = $76.00) plus tax. Reservations should be made personally by calling the hotel directly (1-502-695-8881) or on their online registration.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Frankfort

40 Chenault Drive

Frankfort, KY 40601

Leader for this event is Karen Judson   

(812-268-3132 or


"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 7012

Terre Haute, Indiana 47802-7012


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President: Debby Warren      Email:

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