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Get connected locally

Click on a county below to see a listing of local historical societies, genealogical societies and the county historian in that county.

If your organization listing is inaccurate or you would like it to be added to our listing, please email localhistoryservices@indianahistory.org.

Adams County

Adams County Historian
VACANT

Adams County Historical Society
P.O. Box 262
Decatur, IN 46733-0262
achs262@hotmail.com
Contact: Linda Balsiger, Secretary
President: Max Miller

Adams County Indiana Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 33
Geneva, IN 46740-0033

Swiss Heritage Society
www.swissheritage.org
1200 Swiss Way
P.O. Box 88
Berne, IN 46711-0088
(260) 589-8007
anitamiller@swissheritage.org
Contact: Anita Miller, Executive Director
President: John Minch

Allen County

Allen County Historian
Thomas E. Castaldi
13707 Brook Hollow Court
Fort Wayne, IN 46814-9740
(260) 625-5987
tlcastaldi@yahoo.com

African/African-American Historical Museum (Fort Wayne)
https://www.facebook.com/OfficiallyAAAHSM/
436 E. Douglas Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3539
(260) 420-0765

Contact: Hana L. Stith, Curator
President: Brigette Brown

Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana
www.acgsi.org
P.O. Box 12003
Fort Wayne, IN 46862-2003
(219) 693-3369
president@acgsi.org
Contact: Curt Sylvester, President

Besancon Historical Society
www.besanconhistory.org
15535 Lincoln Highway E.
New Haven, IN 46774-9679
(260) 622-4067
besancon@onlyinternet.net
Contact: Eugene Yoquelet, Treasurer
President: Barbara P. Gorney

Grabill Historical Society
P.O. Box 346
Grabill, IN 46741-0346
(260) 627-5227
Contact: Joanne Sauder, President

The History Center (Fort Wayne) / Allen County Historical Society
www.fwhistorycenter.com
302 E. Berry St.
Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2765
(260) 426-2882
histsociety@fwhistorycenter.com
Contact: Todd Pelfrey, Director
President: Orrin Sessions

Huntertown Historical Society
www.huntertownhistoricalsoc.org
P.O. Box 662
Huntertown, IN 46748-0662
(260) 637-3530
shirleyu@comcast.net
Contact: Shirley Underwood, Director

Monroeville Historical Society
407 Elm St.
Monroeville, IN 46773-9340
Contact: Blain Ryan

New Haven Area Heritage Association
www.newhavenheritage.org
P.O. Box 94
New Haven, IN 46774
info@newhavenheritage.org

Bartholomew County

Bartholomew County Historian
VACANT

Bartholomew County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 2455
Columbus, IN 47202-2455
bcgs47202@yahoo.com
Contact: Jane Johnson, President

Bartholomew County History Center
www.barthist.com
524 3rd St.
Columbus, IN 47201-6724
(812) 372-3541
info@bartholomewhistory.org
Contact: Tom Brosey, Interim Director
President: Amy Kaiser

Benton County

Benton County Historian
Stanley Rider, Sr.
P.O. Box 341
Fowler, IN 47944
(765) 884-8839

Benton County Historical Society
P.O. Box 341
Fowler, IN 47944-0341
(765) 884-8839
Contact: Janet Kult, Treasurer

Blackford County

Blackford County Historian
Joseph Castelo Jr.
809 N. High St.
Hartford City, IN 47348
(765) 348-3103
jcastelojr@hotmail.com

Blackford County Historical Society Museum
www.bchs-in.org
P.O. Box 264
Hartford City, IN 47348-0264
rhbeeson@genext.net
Contact: Sinuard Castelo, President

Montpelier Historical Society
109 E. Huntington St.
Montpelier, IN 47359
(765) 728-5334
c.sherrie@yahoo.com
Contact: Sherrie Chapman, President

Boone County

Boone County Historian
Eric Spall
502 Glendale Drive
Lebanon, IN 46052
(317) 696-9948
(765) 482-3460 (work)

Boone County Historical Society
www.boonecountyhistorical.org
Mailing: P.O. Box 141
Cragun House: 404 W. Main St.
Lebanon, IN 46052
(765) 483-9414
cragunhouse@mymetronet.net
Contact: Guy Davis, President

Jackson Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 297
Jamestown, IN 46147-0297
(317) 379-8434
jths@countyhistory.com
President: Tom Wethington

Ralph W. Stark Heritage Center
http://www.leblib.org/departments/heritage/
Lebanon Public Library
104 E. Washington St.
Lebanon, IN 46052
(765) 482-3460

Sugar Creek Historical Society
C/O Thorntown Public Library
124 N. Market St.
Thorntown, IN 46071
(765) 436-7348
thm@countyhistory.com
Contact: Phyllis Myers

SullivanMunce Cultural Center
www.sullivanmunce.org
225 W. Hawthorne St.
Zionsville, IN 46077
(317) 873-4900

Thorntown Heritage Museum
http://www.thorntownpl.org/about-us/heritage-museum
Thorntown Public Library
124 N. Market St.
Thorntown, IN 46071
(765) 436-7348

Zionsville Historical Society
https://www.facebook.com/pg/ZionsvilleHistoricalSociety
8810 Stonewick Way
Zionsville, IN 46077
(317) 873-2547

Contact: Lynne Manning, President

Brown County

Brown County Historian
Diana Biddle
64 State Road 45
Morgantown, IN 46160
(765) 318-1267
(812) 988-4629 (work)
dlynbid@gmail.com

Brown County Genealogy Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inbcgs/title.htm
P.O. Box 1202
Nashville, IN 47448-1202
(812) 320-6237
radunn1953@aol.com
Contact: Rhonda A. Dunn, President

Brown County Historical Society
www.browncountyhistorycenter.org
P.O. Box 668
Nashville, IN 47448-0668
(812) 988-2899
julia@browncountyhistorycenter.org
Contact: Julia Pearson, director
President: Ivan D. Lancaster

Carroll County

Carroll County Historian
Mark Smith
1031 S. Brackney St.
Brookston, IN 47923
(765) 563-3349
(765) 564-3152 (work)

Carroll County Historical Society
www.carrollcountymuseum.org
P.O. Box 277
Delphi, IN 46923
(765) 564-3152
carrollcountyhistoricalsociety@ffni.com
President: Steve Mulligan

Cass County

Cass County Historian
Mike Stajduhar
2606 High St.
Logansport, IN 46947
(304) 543-8816
stajduharmichael@gmail.com

Cass County Historical Society
www.casshistory.com
1004 E. Market St.
Logansport, IN 46947-3560
(574) 753-3866
cchistoricalsoc@frontier.com
Contact: Thelma Conrad, Executive Director/Curator

Longcliff Museum
Logansport State Hospital
1098 S. State Road 25
Logansport, IN 46947
(574) 722-4141 x 3708
Contact: Jacqueline Phillips

Clark County

Clark County Historian
Jeanne M. Burke
5807 Stacy Road
Charlestown, IN 47111-9691
(812) 256-4685
jeanne_b@hotmail.com

Borden Institute Historical Society
P.O. Box 183
Borden, IN 47106-0183
(812) 923-5466
Contact: Paul Koffman

Clark’s Grant Historical Society
8524 Highway 403
Charlestown, IN 47111-8748
Tfaith@Unix.Adept.Net
Contact: Bob Gallman, President

Clarksville Historical Society
www.clarksvillehistoricalsociety.org
2000 Broadway St.
Clarksville, IN 47129-7762
(812) 288-7155 Ext 373
info@clarksvillehistoricalsociety.com
Contact: Jane Sarles
President: Bob Popp

Howard Steamboat Museum / Clark County Historical Society
www.howardsteamboatmuseum.org
P.O. Box 606
Jeffersonville, IN 47131-0606
(812) 283-3728
hsmsteam@aol.com
Contact: Keith Norrington, Director/Curator
President: Rick Madden

Clay County

Clay County Historian
Jeffrey Koehler
2544 N. County Road 200 E.
Center Point, IN 47840-8297
(812) 835-4891
koehlerjm@frontier.com

Clay County Genealogical Society of Indiana
www.ccgsilib.org
P.O. Box 56
Center Point, IN 47840-0056
(812) 835-5005
research@ccgsilib.org
Contact: Patricia Wilkinson, President

Clay County Historical Society
100 E. National Ave.
Brazil, IN 47834-2626
(812) 446-4036
Contact: Mary Moore
President: Robert Anderson

 

Clinton County

Clinton County Historian
James Miller
PO Box 182
Rossville, IN 46065
(765) 242-8029

Clinton County Genealogical Society
208 W. Clinton St.
Frankfort, IN 46041-1811
(765) 654-8746
clintoncogensoc@gmail.com
Contact: Joan Ferguson, President

Clinton County Historical Society and Museum
www.cchsm.org
301 E. Clinton St.
Frankfort, IN 46041-1908
Phone: (765) 659-2030
cchsm@geetel.net
Contact: Nancy J. Hart, Director
President: Neil W. Conner

Crawford County

Crawford County Historian
Roberta Toby
4308 E. Temple Road
Marengo, IN 47140
(812) 365-9067
dign4kin@gmail.com

Crawford County Historical and Genealogical Society
www.cchgs.org
P.O. Box 162
Leavenworth, IN 47137
billgpiper@hotmail.com
Contact: Sharon Morris, Treasurer
President: William Piper, Jr.

Daviess County

Daviess County Historian
Don Cosby
1201 NE 3rd St.
Washington, IN 47501
(812) 254-6844
doncosby@att.net

Daviess County Historical Society
P.O. Box 2341
Washington, IN 47501
(812) 257-0301
dchistory@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Doug Dougherty, president

 

DeKalb County

DeKalb County Historian
John Bry
108 N. Cedar St.
Auburn, IN 46706
(239) 321-4712
sowles88@yahoo.com

DeKalb County Historical Society
201 E. Main St.
Butler, IN 46721-1409
Contacts:
Lina M. Zerkle, President – (260) 837-6691
Lynn Kaiser, Board Member – (260) 337-5337

DeKalb County Indiana Genealogical Society
www.rootsweb.com/~indkigs/main_page.html
P.O. Box 6085
Auburn, IN 46706-6085
rozwells@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Roselyn Wells, President

Garrett Historical Society
P.O. Box 225
Garrett, IN 46738-0225
(260) 357-5575
Contact: John Mohre, President

Willennar Genealogy Center
www.epl.lib.in.us/genealogy
700 S. Jackson St.
Auburn, IN 46706-2267
(260) 925-2414 x420
genealogy@epl.lib.in.us

Dearborn County

Dearborn County Historian
Joyce Baer
803 Three Mile Ridge
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
(812) 537-4113
(812) 537-2775 (work)
jbaer1@embarqmail.com

Carnegie Hall Museum
www.thecarnegiehall.org
14687 Main St.
Moores Hill, IN 47032-9162
(812) 744-4015
Staff@TheCarnegieHall.org
Contact: Linda Ickenroth, President

Dearborn County Historical Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~indbchs/
508 W. High St.
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1916
(812) 537-4075
deahistory@embarqmail.com
Contact: Charles Whiting, President

Hillforest
www.hillforest.org
P.O. Box 127
Aurora, IN 47001-0127
(812) 926-0087
hillforest@embarqmail.com
Contact: Cindy Schuette, Director

Decatur County

Decatur County Historian
Russell Wilhoit
1024 E. Lakeshore Drive
Greensburg, IN 47240-2323
(812) 663-8290
russell.wilhoit.1@comcast.net

Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library
www.greensburglibrary.org
1110 E. Main St.
Greensburg, IN
(812) 663-2826
cmitchell@greensburglibrary.org
Contact: Greg Meyer, Charity Mitchell
Decatur County History Blog: www.decaturcountyhistory.blogspot.com

Historical Society of Decatur County
www.decaturcountyhistory.org
P.O. Box 163
Greensburg, IN 47240-0163
(812) 663-2764
dechissoc@etczone.com
Contact: Lynne Saler, Executive Director
President: Chris Harpring

Delaware County

Delaware County Historian
Susan Smith
1200 N. Minnetrista Parkway
Muncie, IN 47303
(765) 287-3544
ssmith@minnetrista.net

Delaware County Historical Society / Moore-Youse Historical Museum
120 E. Washington St.
Muncie, IN 47305-1734
(765) 282-1550
contact@delawarecountyhistory.org
Contact: Jim Waechter, Executive Director

Liberty Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 9
Selma, IN 47383
(765) 749-9946
dstaggs45253@aol.com
Contact: Donna Staggs

Yorktown Mt. Pleasant Township Historical Alliance
P.O. Box 356
Yorktown, IN 47396-0356
(765) 759-6119
yktmpthistory@yahoo.com

 

Dubois County

Dubois County Historian
Arthur C. Nordhoff
710 Main St.
Jasper, IN 47546-3041
(812) 482-1010 (work)

Dubois County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 343
Jasper, IN 47547-0343
(812) 367-2142
Contact: Joseph R. Gogel

Dubois County Historical Society
1563 Gregory Lane
Jasper, IN 47546-9114
(812) 482-2847
mhayes@duboiscountymuseum.org
Contact: Mary Ann Hayes, President

Dubois County Museum
www.duboiscountymuseum.org
2704 N Newton St Ste A
Jasper, IN 47546-1332
(812) 634-7733
mhayes@duboiscountymuseum.org
Contact: Mary Ann Hayes, President

Ferdinand Historical Society
www.ferdinandhistory.org
P.O. Box 194
Ferdinand, IN 47532-0194
information@ferdinandhistory.org
Contact: Katie Mehling, President

Ireland Historical Society
www.irelandindiana.com/irelandhistoricalsociety
7154 W. 150 N.
Jasper, IN 47546-8957
junebug@fullnet.com
Contact: Delbert Himsel, President

Elkhart County

Elkhart County Historian
Marcia Brenneman
64951 Orchard Drive
Goshen, IN 46526-9117
(574) 533-2755
mbrenneman@maplenet.net

Elkhart County Genealogical Society
www.rootsweb.com/~inelkhar/ecgs.htm
P.O. Box 1031
Elkhart, IN 46515-1031
Contact: Carlene Willings, Treasurer

Elkhart County Historical Museum
www.elkhartcountyhistory.org
P.O. Box 434
Bristol, IN 46507
(574) 848-4322
museum@elkhartcountyparks.org

Goshen Historical Museum
124 S. Main St.
Goshen, IN 46526-3702
(574) 975-0033
museum@goshenhistorical.org
Contact: Ursula Mars, President

Middlebury Community Historical Museum
www.mchm.org
P.O. Box 270
Middlebury, IN 46540-0270
(574) 825-0978
info@mchm.org
Contact: Richard Smith, Director

Nappanee Public Library – Evelyn Lehman Culp Heritage Center
www.nappanee.lib.in.us
157 N. Main St.
Nappanee, IN 46550-1956
(219) 773-7919
Contact: Martha Weirich, Heritage Center Coordinator

New Paris Historical Society
P.O. Box 101
New Paris, IN 46553-0101
Contact: Virginia Miller

Wakarusa Historical Society and Museum
403 Wabash Ave.
Wakarusa, IN 46573
Contact: Helen Klein, President

Fayette County

Fayette County Historian
Donna Schroeder
3820 S. County Road 850 W.
Glenwood, IN 46133
(765) 679-5274
(765) 969-6795 (work)
wallflowers612@frontier.com

Historic Connersville
P.O. Box 197
Connersville, IN 47331-0197
(765) 825-1281
historic.connersville@gmail.com
Contact: Rick Lemon
President: Donna Schroeder

Floyd County

Floyd County Historian
David C. Barksdale
614 Terrace Court
New Albany, IN 47150-1755
(812) 945-1839
dddcbark@aol.com

Floyd County Historical Society
P.O. Box 455
New Albany, IN 47151-0455
(812) 945-1839
fchs@countyhistory.com
Contact: David C. Barksdale, President

Fountain County

Fountain County Historian
Carol Freese
602 Washington St.
Covington, IN 47932
(765) 793-2710

Fountain County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 273
Veedersburg, IN 47987-0273
(765) 397-3657
emoyhbo@tctc.com
focogensoc@netscape.net
Contact: Ed Moyer, Gen-Web Coordinator
President: Kimberly A. Martin

Fountain County Historical Society
403 S. Brady St.
Attica, IN 47918-1426
lmcp11@aol.com
Contact: Dale Clawson, Treasurer
President: Susan McGrady

Franklin County

Franklin County Historian
Julie Schlesselman
Brookville Library, 919 Main Street
Brookville, IN 47012
(765) 647-4031 (work)

Franklin County Historical Society
P.O. Box 342
Brookville, IN 47012-0342
franklincountyhistsoc@gmail.com
Contact: Martha Shea, President

Local History and Genealogy Department, Brookville Library
Franklin County Public Library District
919 Main St.
Brookville, IN 47012
(765) 647-4031
julie@fclibraries.org
Contact: Julie Schlesselman, Department Manager

Fulton County

Fulton County Historian
Shirley Willard
3063 S. 425 E.
Rochester, IN 46975-8233
(574) 223-2352
(574) 223-4436 (work)
wwillard@rtcol.com
www.potawatomi-tda.org

Fulton County Historical Society
www.fultoncountyhistory.org
37 E. 375 N.
Rochester, IN 46975-9718
(574) 223-4436
fchs@rtcol.com
Contact: Melinda Clinger, Museum Director
President: Fred Oden, Jr.

Gibson County

Gibson County Historian
Vacant

Lyles Station Historic Preservation Corporation
www.lylesstation.org
P.O. Box 1193
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-2534
chairman@lylesstation.org
Contact: Stanley Madison, Chairman

Grant County

Grant County Historian
William F. Munn
800 W. Euclid Ave.
Marion, IN 46952-3489
(765) 662-3753
wfmunn@gmail.com

Gas City Historical Society
www.gascitymuseum.com
P.O. Box 192
Gas City, IN 46933-0192
(765) 674-1892
Contact: Joanne Frame
President: Jerry L. Long

Grant County Genealogy Club
1429 W. 11th St.
Marion, IN 46952
Contact: June Shields, President

Grant County Historical Society
P.O. Box 1951
Marion, IN 46952-8351
(765) 664-6520
gc.hs@hotmail.com
Contact: Sue Israel, President

Jonesboro Historical Society
P.O. Box 195
Jonesboro, IN 46938-0195
Contact: Phyllis Hosier, President

Matthews Covered Bridge Historical Society
P.O. Box 153
Matthews, IN 46957-0153
Contact: Rhonda Holtzleiter, Secretary/Treasurer
President: Larry Barnett

Mississinewa Battlefield Society
P.O. Box 1812
Marion, IN 46952-8212
(765) 662-1809
Contact: Martin Lake, President

Upland Area Historical Society
P.O. Box 577
Upland, IN 46989-0577
Contact: Nancy Showalter Gore, President

Greene County

Greene County Historian
Marsha A. Cline
240 East Indiana Ave.
Bloomfield, IN 47424
(812) 384-0285

Greene County Genealogical Society
www.greenecountyindiana.com/societies/view/greene_county_genealogical_society
P.O. Box 164
Bloomfield, IN 47424-0164
ccrays@hotmail.com
Contact: Charlis Crays, Treasurer
President: Carol Walters

Greene County Historical Society
www.greenecountyhistoricalsociety.org
P.O. Box 301
Bloomfield, IN 47424-0301
(812) 384-8400
greenecountyhistoricalsociety@yahoo.com
Contact: Marsha A. Cline, President

Scotland Historical Society
2039 E. Jackson St.
Scotland, IN 47457-4003
charliscrays@yahoo.com
Contact: Charlis M. Crays, Treasurer
President: David Stone

Hamilton County

Hamilton County Historian
David Heighway
140 N. 15th St.
Noblesville, IN 46060-2610
(317) 773-2142
(317) 770-3222 (work)
heighwayd@earthlink.net

Carmel Clay Historical Society
www.carmelclayhistory.org
211 1st St. SW
Carmel, IN 46032-2003
(317) 846-7117
carmelclayhistory@yahoo.com
Contact: Whitney Dennis, Director
President: Jennifer Hershberger

Hamilton County Genealogy Society
111 Beechmont Drive.
Carmel, IN 46032
(317) 846-5714
Kathyvena@att.net
Contact: Kathy A. Venable, President

Hamilton County Historical Society
www.facebook.com/hamiltoncountyhistory/
P.O. Box 397
Noblesville, IN 46061-0397
(317) 770-0775
hamiltoncomuseum@att.net
Contact: Susan Lucas, Director
President: Katie Murray

Sheridan Historical Society
sheridanhistoricalsociety.net
308 S. Main St.
Sheridan, IN 46069-1113
(317) 758-5054
Sheridanhistorical@att.net
Contact: Jim Pickett, Executive Director
President: Ron Stone

Westfield-Washington Historical Society
www.wwhs.us
P.O. Box 103
Westfield, IN 46074-0103
(317) 804-5365
president@wwhs.us
Contact: Joe Sanders, President

Hancock County

Hancock County Historian
Joseph L. Skvarenina
523 N. Swope St.
Greenfield, IN 46140-1640
(317) 518-1467
jskvarenina@hotmail.com

Hancock County Genealogical Society
bandr20896@aol.com

Hancock County Historical Society
www.hancockhistory.org
P.O. Box 375
Greenfield, IN 46140-0375
(317) 462-7780
hancockhistory@live.com
Contact: Brigette S. Jones, President

Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House
P.O. Box 258
Shirley, IN 47384-0258
(765) 445-0062

Shirley Historical Society
P.O. Box 93
Shirley, IN 47384-0093
(765) 785-6701
Contact: Jerry Duke, President

Harrison County

Harrison County Historian
Daniel L. Bays
161 Ponder Ln NE
Corydon, IN 47112-7221
(812) 738-3570
danbayshistorian@hotmail.com

Historical Society of Harrison County
5850 Devil’s Elbow Road NW
Corydon, IN 47112
(812) 738-2828 or (812) 736-2373
karengleitz@hotmail.com
Contact: Karen Schwartz, President

 

 

Hendricks County

Hendricks County Historian
John O. Parsons
5676 S. 200 E.
Clayton, IN 46118
(317) 539-6680
jparsons@co.hendricks.in.us

Hendricks County Historical Museum
www.hendrickscountyhistoricalmuseum.org
P.O. Box 226
Danville, IN 46122-0026
(317) 718-6158
museum@co.hendricks.in.us
Contact: Sally Lawson, Tour Director
President: Deanna Hindsley

Henry County

Henry County Historian
Richard P. Ratcliff
6462 Woods Edge Drive
Spiceland, IN 47385
(765) 987-7182
rp.ratcliff@frontier.com

Henry County Historical Society Museum
www.henrycountyhs.org
606 S. 14th St.
New Castle, IN 47362-3339
(765) 529-4028
henrycountyhistoricalsociety@gmail.com
Contact: Tim Rainesalo, Executive Director
President: Gene Ingram

Historic Knightstown
P.O. Box 74
Knightstown, IN 46148-0074
(765) 345-5224
bankbob@embarqmail.com
Contact: Robert L. Myers
President: David Steele

Kennard Historical Society
750 Oak Blvd.
Greenfield, IN 46140-1465
Contact: Susan Davis, Secretary/Treasurer
President: Eileen K. Murray

Middletown Fall Creek Township Historical Society
www.middletownhistory.us
P.O. Box 63
Middletown, IN 47356-0063
(765) 354-2000
contact@middletownhistory.us
Contact: Jacob Smith, President

Spiceland Preservation and Tourism Society
P.O. Box 453
Spiceland, IN 47385-0453
(765) 987-7182
Contact: Richard P. Ratcliff, President

Howard County

Howard County Historian
Jonathan Russell
3266 Sycamore Lane
Kokomo, IN 46901
(765) 452-6752
jdrtist@hotmail.com

Greentown Historical Society
www.greentownhistory.org
P.O. Box 313
Greentown, IN 46936
(765) 628-3800
greentownhistory@comcast.net
Contact: Connie Voorhis, President

Howard County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 176
Kokomo, IN 46903-0176
HowardCoINGenSoc@gmail.com

Howard County Historical Society and Museum / Seiberling Mansion
www.howardcountymuseum.org
1218 W. Sycamore St.
Kokomo, IN 46901-4386
(765) 452-4314
dave.broman@howardcountymuseum.org
Contact: Dave Broman, Executive Director
President: Judy Brown

Kokomo-Howard Co. Public Library: Genealogy and Local History
www.khcpl.org/index.php/departments/glhd
220 N. Union St.
Kokomo, IN 46901-4614
(765) 626-0839
arussell@khcpl.org
Contact: Amy Russell

Russiaville Historical Society
www.russiavillehistory.org
P.O. Box 221
Russiaville, IN 46979
marsha@russiavillehistory.org
Contact: Marsha Berry, President

Huntington County

Huntington County Historian
B. Joan Keefer
11872 N Roanoke Rd
Roanoke, IN 46783
(260) 224-3865
lindabuck00@hotmail.com

Huntington County Historical Museum
www.huntingtonhistoricalmuseum.com
315 Court St.
Huntington, IN 46750-2862
(260) 356-7264
huntingtonhistoricalmuseum@gmail.com
Contact: Sarah Schmidt, Director

 

 

Jackson County

Jackson County Historian
Bill Day
808 W. Spring St.
Brownstown, IN 47220
(812) 358-5170
bdday2@frontier.com

Jackson County History Center
105 N. Sugar St.
Brownstown, IN 47220
jchc@frontier.com
President: Richard Rumph

History Library and Museum
207 E. Walnut St.
(812) 358-1745
Contacts: Raymond Bachmann and Dorothy Richards

Genealogical Library
415 ½ S. Poplar St.
Brownstown IN 47220-1939
(812) 358-2118
Contacts: Martha Killey and Bill Day

Jasper County

Jasper County Historian
Judy Kanne
605 W. Milroy Ave.
Rensselaer, IN 47978
(219) 866-7825
ja@rhsi.tv

Demotte Historical Society
P.O. Box 404
Demotte, IN 46310-0404
Contact: Norman Chappell, President

Jasper County Historical Society
479 N. Van Rensselaer St.
Rensselaer, IN 47978-2448
jchsmuseum@gmail.com
Contact: Judith A. Kanne, Curator
President: Roger Buschman

Remington Historical Society
P.O. Box 596
Remington, IN 47977
(219) 261-2307
pampel@ffni.com
Contact: Don Pampel, President

 

 

Jay County

Jay County Historian
Jane Spencer
1400 S. Meridian St.
Portland, IN 47371-2808
(260) 726-7283
(260) 726-7111 (work)
jane.a.spencer@gmail.com

Balbec Historical Club
7638 N. 650 W.
Bryant, IN 47326-8905
(260) 731-3951
Contact: William Hurst, President

Jay County Historical Society
www.jaycountyhistory.org
903 E. Main St.
Portland, IN 47371-2017
(260) 726-7168
research@jaycountyhistory.org
Contacts: Larry Hiatt and Kay Locker, Co-presidents

Jefferson County

Jefferson County Historian
VACANT

Jefferson County Genealogical Society
www.jcgsociety.com
P.O. Box 651
Madison, IN 47250
JCGS@cinergymetro.net
Contact: Linda Roaks
President: Linda Roaks

Jefferson County Historical Society Museum
www.jchshc.org
615 W. 1st St.
Madison, IN 47250-3731
(812) 265-2335
jchs@seidata.com
Contact: John Nyberg, Director
President: John Zubaty

 

Jennings County

Jennings County Historian
Thomas J. Rice
167 W. College St.
North Vernon, IN 47265-1804
(812) 346-5748
pjtj167@frontier.com

Jennings County Historical Society
www.jenningscohs.org
P.O. Box 335
Vernon, IN 47282
(812) 346-8989
jencohissoc@seidata.com
Contact: Wanda Wright, Museum Assistant
President: Pat Rice

 

 

Johnson County

Johnson County Historian
Max Fitzpatrick
975 Smock Drive
Greenwood, IN 46143-2424
(317) 881-5295
maxlois@sbcglobal.net

Johnson County Historical Society and Museum
www.johnsoncountymuseum.org
135 N. Main St.
Franklin, IN 46131-1720
(317) 346-4500
dpfeiffer@co.johnson.in.us
Contact: David Pfeiffer, Director
President: Lyman Synder

 

 

Knox County

Knox County Historian
Dennis J. Latta
2742 S. Hickory Corner Road
Vincennes, IN 47591-8729
(812) 726-5333
dlatta@vincennes.net

Vincennes Historical and Antiquarian Society
P.O. Box 487
Vincennes, IN 47591-0487
Contact: Richard P. Day
President: Melaina Ripley

 

Kosciusko County

Kosciusko County Historian
Dan Coplen
2212 E. 225 S.
Warsaw, IN 46580
(574) 269-2825

Kosciusko County Historical Society
http://kosciuskohistory.com/index.cfm
P.O. Box 1071
Warsaw, IN 46581-1071
(574) 269-1078
director@kosciuskohistory.com
Contact: Sally Hogan, director
President: Jerry Frush

 

 

La Porte County

La Porte County Historian
Fern E. Schultz
5817 W. Johnson Road
La Porte, IN 46350-8187
(219) 326-6458
netster@csinet.net

Hanna Historical Society
www.hannaindiana.org
108 W. Young St.
Hanna, IN 46340
hannahistorical@comcast.net

La Porte County Genealogical Society
www.rootsweb.com/~inlcigs
904 Indiana Ave.
La Porte, IN 46350-3435
djpalmer611@comcast.net
Contact: Dorothy Palmer, President

La Porte County Historical Society
www.laportecountyhistory.org
2405 Indiana Ave. Suite 1
La Porte, IN 46350-6063
(219) 324-6767
info@laportecountyhistory.org
Contact: Susie Richter, Museum Curator
President: Bruce R. Johnson

Michigan City Historical Society
www.oldlighthousemuseum.org
P.O. Box 512
Michigan City, IN 46361-0512
(219) 872-6133
mchistorical@att.net
President: James Retseck

The Wanatah Historical Society
www.wanatah.org
P.O. Box 156
Wanatah, IN 46390-0156
(219) 733-2822
whistsoc@frontier.com
President: Norman Grieger

Westville Community Historical Society
P.O. Box 395
Westville, IN 46391-0395
cjfarf36@yahoo.com
President: Cheryl Albert

LaGrange County

LaGrange County Historian
Bryan McCoy
1635 E. County Road 25 N.
LaGrange, IN 46761
(260) 463-3763
(260) 350-8561 (cell)
blmccoy2@yahoo.com

LaGrange County Historical Society
109 S. High St. (physical)
P.O. Box 134 (mail)
LaGrange, IN 46761
(260) 463-3763
(260) 350-8561 (cell)
blmccoy2@yahoo.com
Contact: Bryan McCoy, President

Shipshewana Area Historical Society
P.O. Box 929
Shipshewana, IN 46565
(260) 768-3030
sahs1889@gmail.com
Contact: Janet Shrock, President

Topeka Area Historical Society
www.topekahistoricalsociety.com
P.O. Box 33
Topeka, IN 46571-0033
harjan68@hotmail.com
Contact: Harold Gingerich, President

Lake County

Lake County Historian
Bruce L. Woods
LCHS, Courthouse Square, Suite 205
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 662-3975 (work)
bwoods_mhs@yahoo.com
www.cpcourthouse.org

Buckley Homestead County Park
www.lakecountyparks.com/buckley.html
3606 Belshaw Road
Lowell, IN 46356-9536
(219) 696-0769
info@lakecountyparks.com
Contact: Becky Crabb

Cedar Lake Historical Association
     & Lake of the Red Cedars Museum
www.cedarlakehistory.org
P.O. Box 421
Cedar Lake, IN 46303-0421
(219) 374-6157
clhamuseum@yahoo.com
Contact: Jimmy Laud, President

Dyer Historical Society
1 Town Sq
Dyer, IN 46311-1719
(219) 865-6108
kpowers@townofdyer.com
Contact: Kathy Powers, Curator

East Chicago Historical Society
2401 E. Columbus Drive
East Chicago, IN 46312-2936
(219) 397-2453
gdosen@ecpl.org
Contact: Gloria Dosen, Coordinator

Gary Historical & Cultural Society
P.O. Box 64-603
Gary, IN 46401
(219) 882-6873 or (219) 902-0524
ghcs@email.com
Contact: Naomi Millender

Griffith Historical Society
www.griffithhistoricalsociety.org
P.O. Box 678
Griffith, IN 46319-0678
(219) 924-9701
DepotKaren@aol.com
Contact: Karen Kulinski, Board Member
President: Ray White

Hammond Historical Society
www.hammondhistory.org
564 State St.
Hammond, IN 46320-1532
(219) 938-7360
hammondhistory@hotmail.com
Contact: Richard Barnes, Ph.D.

Hammond Public Library
www.hammond.lib.in.us/historyindex
564 State St.
Hammond, IN 46320-1532
(219) 931-5100

Hessville Historical Society
7205 Kennedy Ave.
Hammond, IN 46323-2228
Contact: Joyce Parrish

Highland Historical Society
2450 Lincoln St.
Highland, IN 46322-1822
(219) 838-7861
highlandhistory@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Sheila Wadkins
President: Sue Douthett

Hobart Historical Society
P.O. Box 24
Hobart, IN 46342-0024
(219) 942-0970
Contact: Rita McBride, President

Lake County Historical Society and Museum
www.cpcourthouse.org
Courthouse Square, Suite 205
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 662-3975
bwoods_mhs@yahoo.com
Contact: Bruce L. Woods, President

Lake Station Historical Society
2400 Central Ave.
Lake Station, IN 46405
(219) 962-4163
lakestationhs@yahoo.com
Contact: Kathlyn A. Sonntag
President: Linda Werner

Merrillville-Ross Township Historical Society
www.merrillvillehistory.org
13 W. 73rd Ave.
Merrillville, IN 46410-3801
(219) 756-2042
merrillvillehistory@yahoo.com
Contact: Alice Smedsted, Co-President
President: Roy Foreman

Munster Historical Society
www.munsterhistory.com
1005 Ridge Road
Munster, IN 46321-1849
(219) 836-6930
info@munsterhistory.org
Contact: JoAnne Shafer, President/Curator

Schererville Historical Society
10 E. Joliet St.
Schererville, IN 46375-2011
(219) 322-1699
Contact: Heidi Zima
President: Arthur W. Schweitzer

South Lake County Agricultural Historical Society
www.slcahs.org
P.O. Box 847
Crown Point, IN 46308-0847
Contact: Dave Fritz, President

Three Creeks Historical Association
1505 E. Commercial Ave.
Lowell, IN 46356-2107
(219) 696-9336
harnessk@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Kay Harness, President

Whiting-Robertsdale Historical Society
1610 119th St.
Whiting, IN 46394-1702
(219) 659-1432
Contact: Marge Barsich, Librarian
President: Ed Williamson

Lawrence County

Lawrence County Historian
Ronald E. Bell
100 20th St.
Bedford, IN 47421-4430
(812) 275-6681
bell.ron@yahoo.com

Lawrence County Museum of History & Edward L. Hutton Research Library
www.lawrencecountyhistory.org
929 15th St.
Bedford, IN 47421-3813
(812) 278-8575
president.lchgs@hpcisp.com
Contact: Joyce Shepherd, Librarian
President: Rowena Cross-Najafi

Lawrence County Railroad Historical Society
1420 I St.
Bedford, IN 47421-3324
Contact: Steve Stafford, President

Madison County

Madison County Historian
Stephen T. Jackson
2417 Sagamore Drive
Anderson, IN 46011
(765) 643-9897
(765) 683-0052 (work)
madisoncountyhistorian@comcast.net

Alexandria-Monroe Township Historical Society
www.alexandriahistoricalsociety.com
313 N. Harrison St.
Alexandria, IN 46001-1624
(765) 278-0757
Contact: Mike Lynch, President

Elwood Pipecreek Genealogical Society
www.freewebs.com/genealogysocietyelwoodindiana
1600 Main St.
Elwood, IN 46036-2023
threejsmom@yahoo.com
Contact: Linda Ead, Vice President & Secretary
President: Nancy Sumner

Elwood-Pipecreek Historical Society
1600 Main St.
Elwood, IN 46036-2023
Contact: Linda Ead, Secretary
President: David Berkemeier

Madison County Historical Society
www.andersonmchs.com
P.O. Box 696
Anderson, IN 46015-0696
(765) 683-0052
madisonCHS@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Richard E. Kreegar, President

Orestes Historical Society
http://zenas4.tripod.com/orestesindianahistory/id74.html
P.O. Box 269
Orestes, IN 46063
Contact: Carolyn S. Shettle, President

Pendleton Historical Museum
www.pendletonhistoricalmuseum.org
P.O. Box 345
Pendleton, IN 46064-0345
(765) 778-2395
nnoel46176@gmail.com
Contact: Nancy Noel, President

Summitville Van Buren Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 242
Summitville, IN 46070-0242
Contact: Wayne Small, President

Marion County

Marion County Historian
Steven Barnett
62 N. Layman Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 847-8099

Beech Grove Historical Society
c/o Beech Grove Library
1102 Main St.
Beech Grove, IN 46107-1595
(317) 786-1905
melissamccollom@comcast.net
Contact: Melissa McCollom, Secretary
President: Frank Schwer

Decatur Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 42
West Newton, IN 46183-0042
Contact: Paula Baldwin, President

Franklin Township Historical Society
www.fths.org
P.O. Box 39015
Indianapolis, IN 46239-0015
(317) 432-7037
franklintownship@gmail.com
Contact: Nancy VanArendonk, President

Genealogical Society of Marion County
www.GenealogyIndy.org
9370 E. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 462229

Indianapolis Firefighters Historical Society
www.l416.com
748 Massachusetts Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1609
(317) 262-5161
info@L416.com
Contact: John Noone

Irvington Historical Society
5350 University Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46(219) 7009

Marion County Historical Society
www.mchsindy.org
P.O. Box 2223
Indianapolis, IN 46206
Contact: Carol A. Hall, President

Perry Township-Southport Historical Society
6548 Orinoco Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46227-4820
(317) 787-5157
Contact: Keith Brown, President

Pike Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 78645
Indianapolis, IN 46278-0645
(317) 299-8460
dmartenet@yahoo.com
Contact: Diane Martenet, President

Wayne Township Historical Society
1155 S. High School Road
Indianapolis, IN 46241
(317) 299-7857
Contact: Beuford Hall

Marshall County

Marshall County Historian
Linda Rippy
416 Clark St.
Plymouth, IN 46563-2805
(574) 936-4346
(574) 936-2306 (work)
mchistory@mchistoricalsociety.org

Antiquarian and Historical Society of Culver
www.culverhistory.com
P.O. Box 125
Culver, IN 46511-0125
(574) 842-2941
culverhistory@yahoo.com
Contact: Marizetta Kenney, Museum Manager
President: James Peterson

Historic Bremen
P.O. Box 471
Bremen, IN 46506-0471
Contact: Virginia Henke, Curator

Marshall County Historical Society
www.mchistoricalsociety.org
123 N. Michigan St.
Plymouth, IN 46563-2132
(574) 936-2306
mchistory@mchistoricalsociety.org
Contact: Linda Rippy, Executive Director
President: Ronald Liechty

Martin County

Martin County Historian
Nancy Baker
409 Capital Ave.
Shoals, IN 47581
njb2@outlook.com
(812) 247-2293

Martin County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 45
Shoals, IN 47581-0045
ljsmith7@pop3.concentric.net
Contact: Lynda Smith, Gen-Web Coordinator

Martin County Historical Society
www.martincountyhistory.com
P.O. Box 564
Shoals, IN 47581-0564
(812) 247-1133
historical@frontier.com
Contact: Bill Greene, President

Miami County

Miami County Historian
Kreig Adkins
P.O. Box 414
Peru, IN 46970-0414
(765) 472-3987
kreigadkins@sbcglobal.net

Miami County Historical Society
www.mcmuseum.org
51 N. Broadway
Peru, IN 46970-2237
(765) 473-9183
mchs@miamicountymuseum.com
President: Gary Hawley

Monroe County

Monroe County Historian
Joyce B. Poling
2656 E. Second St.
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 336-1813
jpoling@homefinder.org

Monroe County History Center
www.monroehistory.org
202 E. 6th St.
Bloomington, IN 47408-3518
(812) 332-2517
director@monroehistory.org
President: Dave Musgrave

 

Montgomery County

Montgomery County Historian
Dian Moore
963 E. County Road 200 North
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
(765) 362-1876
dianmoore@wildblue.net

Crawfordsville District Public Library – Local History & Genealogy
www.cdpl.lib.in.us/lh
205 S. Washington St.
Crawfordsvlle, IN 47933-2445
(765) 362-2242
gen@cdpl.lib.in.us
Contact: Bill Helling

Linden-Madison Township Historical Society
P.O. Box 154
Linden, IN 47955-0154
(765) 339-7245
Contact: Allen Hepler, Secretary

Montgomery County Historical Society
www.lane-mchs.org
P.O. Box 127
Crawfordsville, IN 47933-0127
(765) 362-3416
sfrees@lane-mchs.org
Contact: Steve Frees, Executive Director
President: Mike Barton

Morgan County

Morgan County Historian
VACANT

Morgan County History and Genealogy Association
www.rootsweb.com/~inmchaga/mchagai.html
P.O. Box 1012
Martinsville, IN 46151-0012
(765) 342-0391
s.m.mills@comcast.net
Contact: Sharon M. Mills, Vice President
President: Anita Zike

Newton County

Newton County Historian
Diana Elijah
3329 S. County Road 100 E.
Morocco, IN 47963
(219) 394-2658
frideas211@gmail.com

Beaver Lake Museum and Two Rivers Reference Library
P.O. Box 315
Morocco, IN 47963-0315
(219) 285-2367
gerald.born@att.net
Contact: Gerald Born, Director

Newton County Historical Society
www.ingenweb.org/innewton
P.O. Box 303
Kentland, IN 47951-0303
(219) 474-6944
newtonhs@ffni.com
Contact: Janet Miller, President

Noble County

Noble County Historian
Sarah Knopp
208 E. Main St.
Albion, IN 46701
cottage.3@hotmail.com

Kendallville Historical Society (Mid-America Windmill Museum)
www.midamericawindmillmuseum.org
P.O. Box 5048
Kendallville, IN 46755-5048
(260) 347-2334
hobshill@ligtel.com
Contact: Sara Hobson
President: Kevin Kelham

Ligonier Historical Society And Museum
300 S. Main St.
Ligonier, IN 46767-1812
(219) 894-7580
Contact: Frances Fisel, Volunteer

Luckey Hospital Museum
www.luckeyhospitalmuseum.org
P.O. Box 143
Wolf Lake, IN 46769
(260) 635-2490
info@luckeyhospitalmuseum.org
Contact: Sandra Huntsman

Noble County Historical Society
www.noblehistoricalsociety.org
P.O. Box 152
Albion, IN 46701-0152
(260) 636-3929
nchs@kuntrynet.com
Contact: Bill Landon, Vice President
President: Bill Shultz

Stone’s Trace Historical Museum
www.stonestrace.com
4946 N. State Road 5
Ligonier, IN 46767-9603
(260) 856-2871
sweeneyjanet@hotmail.com
Contact: Janet Sweeney
President: Richard Hursey

 

Ohio County

Ohio County Historian
Clifford Thies
216 Second St.
Rising Sun, IN 47040
(812) 551-5008
cthies@comcast.net

Ohio County Historical Society
www.ohiocountymuseum.org
212 S. Walnut St.
Rising Sun, IN 47040-1142
(812) 438-4915
cthies@comcast.net
Contact: Clifford Thies, Director
President: Lane Siekman

Orange County

Orange County Historian
Jeffrey A. Lane
28 Library St.
Paoli, IN 47454-1356
(812) 723-4238
jalane.historyman@gmail.com

French Lick West Baden Museum
P.O. Box 250
469 S.  Maple Street, Suite 103
French Lick, IN  47432
(812) 936-3592
flwbmuseum@gmail.com
Contact: Travis Tarrants, Museum Director

Orange County Historical Society
www.historicorangecounty.org
P.O. Box 454
Paoli, IN 47454-0454
(812) 653-1212
info@historicorangecounty.org
President: Robert F. Henderson

 

Owen County

Owen County Historian
Anton W. Neff
4307 E. State Highway 46
Spencer, IN 47460-7519
(812) 821-3096
awn2v@yahoo.com

Owen County Historical and Genealogical Society
www.owen.in.us/owenhist/owen.htm
P.O. Box 569
Spencer, IN 47460-0569
(812) 829-4466
Contact: Jason Kinney, President

Ten O’clock Line Treaty Museum at Gosport
www.tenoclocklinetreatymuseum.blogspot.com
P.O. Box 50
Gosport, IN 47433-7000
(812) 879-4050
gosportmuseumdirector@gmail.com
Contact: Sue Trotman, Curator
President: Debra Wampler

Parke County

Parke County Historian
Randall Wright
418 N. College St.
Rockville, IN 47872-1509
(765) 569-5127
randywright@hotmail.com

Parke County Historical Society and Museum
www.parkecountyhistoricalsociety.org
P.O. Box 332
Rockville, IN 47872-0332
(765) 569-2223
info@parkecountyhistoricalsociety.org
Contact: Mike Lewman, President

Portland Mills Historical Society and Homecoming Association
Portland Mills, IN
(317) 308-9371
kathyp35@yahoo.com
Contact: Kathy Pieper, President

Perry County

Perry County Historian
Tony Collignon
P.O. Box 92
Tell City, IN 47586-0092
(812) 547-8903
(812) 547-3441 (work)
tonyc@psci.net

Tell City Historical Society
http://perrycountyindiana.org/attractions.html
P.O. Box 728
Tell City, IN 47586-0728
(812) 547-9695
mlress@att.net
Contact: Mark Ress, Curator
President: Christopher Cail

 

Pike County

Pike County Historian
Sandra L. McBeth
709 E. Locust St.
Petersburg, IN 47567-1635
(812) 582-0088
slmcbeth@yahoo.com

Pike County Museum
www.facebook.com/Pike.County.Indiana.Historical.Society.and.Museum/
P.O. Box 216
Petersburg, IN 47567-0216
(812) 354-1034
slmcbeth@yahoo.com
Contact: Sandra L. McBeth, President

Porter County

Porter County Historian
Kevin Matthew Pazour
153 S. Franklin Street
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(219) 465-3595 (work)
kevin@pocomuse.org
www.pocomuse.org

Beverly Shores Historical Society
P.O. Box 242
Beverly Shrs, IN 46301-0242
(219) 874-8000
cruzic@comcast.net
Contact: Carol Ruzic

Duneland Historical Society
www.dunelandhistoricalsociety.blogspot.com
P.O. Box 2034
Chesterton, IN 46304
(219) 921-0963
dunelandhistoricalsociety@gmail.com
Contact: Serena Sutliff, President

Hebron Historical Society
www.hebronindiana.org/historic-society/
P.O. Box 679
Hebron, IN 46341-0679
(219) 996-3192
katy@netnitco.net
Contact: Kathryn Wiltfang, President

Historical Society of Ogden Dunes | Hourglass Museum
http://members.tripod.com/~ogden_dunes/index.html
115 Hillcrest Road
Ogden Dunes, IN 46368-8503
Museum Location: 7 Lupine Lane
(219) 764-7526
RMEISTER@depaul.edu
Contact: Richard Meister, President

Porter County Museum | PoCo Muse
www.pocomuse.org
153 Franklin St.
Valparaiso, IN 46383-5631
(219) 465-3595
info@pocomuse.org
Contact: Kevin M. Pazour, Executive Director

Kankakee Valley Historical Society
www.kankakeevalleyhistoricalsociety.org
22 W. 1050 S.
Kouts, IN 46347
jophod@gmail.com
Contact: John P. Hodson

Portage Community Historical Society | Alton Goin Museum
www.inpchs.com
5250 U.S. Highway 6
Portage, IN 46368
(219) 762-8349
valeriamroach@gmail.com
Contact: Valeria Roach, President

Westchester Township History Museum
www.wpl.lib.in.us/museum
700 W. Porter Ave..
Chesterton, IN 46304
(219) 983-9715
serena@wpl.lib.in.us
Contact: Serena Sutliff, Curator

Posey County

Posey County Historian
Glenn Curtis
9016 Schroeder Court
Mount Vernon, IN 47620-9695
(812) 781-0275

Posey County Historical Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inposey/society.htm
P.O. Box 171
Mount Vernon, IN 47620-0171
belthi@aol.com
Contact: Becky Higgins, President

Pulaski County

Pulaski County Historian
Karen Clem Fritz
P.O. Box 218
Winamac, IN 46996
(574) 946-6592
kfritz75@gmail.com

Pulaski County Genealogical Society
121 S. Riverside Drive
Winamac, IN 46996-1528
Contact: Janet Onkin, Officer

Pulaski County Historical Society
www.pulaskihistory.net
P.O. Box 135
Winamac, IN 46996-0135
(574) 946-3552
Contact: Steve Morrison, President

Putnam County

Putnam County Historian
Larry Tippin
10968 N. 650 E.
Roachdale, IN 46172-9394
(765) 522-4156
ltippin@tds.net

Putnam County Museum
www.putnamcountymuseum.org
1105 N. Jackson St.
Greencastle, IN 46135-1072
(765) 653-8419
contact@putnamcountymuseum.org
Contact: Kit Newkirk, Executive Director
President: Therese Cunningham

 

Randolph County

Randolph County Historian
Gregory P. Hinshaw
6094 W. 300 N.
Farmland, IN 47340-9280
(765) 468-9616
gphinshaw@gmail.com

Randolph County Historical & Genealogical Society
www.randolphcountyindianahistoricalsociety.org
416 S. Meridian St.
Winchester, IN 47394-2028
(765) 584-1334
rchsin2@comcast.net
Contact: Monisa Wisener, Director

Ripley County

Ripley County Historian
Michael Stratton
4300 W. U.S. Highway 50
Holton, IN 47023-9172
(812) 689-7190
(812) 689-1171 (work)
mstratton76@hotmail.com

Batesville Area Historical Society
www.batesvilleareahistoricalsociety.org
15 W. George St.
Batesville, IN 47006
(812) 932-0999
bahs@etczone.com
Contact: Jean Struewing, President

Ripley County Historical Society
www.rchslib.org
P.O. Box 525
Versailles, IN 47042-0525
(812) 689-3031
staff@rchslib.org
Contact: Cheryl Welch, President

 

Rush County

Rush County Historian
Eleanor Arnold
1744 N. 450 E.
Rushville, IN 46173-7864
(765) 932-5204
carnold@omnicityusa.com

Rush County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 293
Milroy, IN 46156
rushcogs@gmail.com
Contact: Donna Tauber, President

Rush County Museum (Rush County Historical Society)
www.rushcountyhistory.org
P.O. Box 302
Rushville, IN 46173-0302
(765) 932-2492
rchs1@frontier.com
Contact: John D. Wilson, President

 

Scott County

Scott County Historian
Thelma G. Hogue
904 Lakeview Drive
Scottsburg, IN 47170
(812) 752-5042
tghoguekim@aol.com

Lexington Historical Society
P.O. Box 238
Lexington, IN 47138
(812) 889-2044
LHS1986@live.com
Contact: Jeannie N. Carlisle, Newsletter Editor
President: Janice Hardy Stanley

Scott County Genealogical Society
www.scgsi.com
P.O. Box 23
Scottsburg, IN 47170-0023
(812) 752-3388

Contact: Jeannie Noe Carlisle, President

Scott County Heritage Center and Museum
www.scottcountyheritagemuseum.org
P.O. Box 122
Scottsburg, IN 47170-0122
(812) 752-1050
contact@schcam.org
Contact: Jeanne Abbott, Director
President: Marty Randall

Scott County Historical Society
P.O. Box 245
Scottsburg, IN 47170-0245
(812) 889-2044
SCHS1929@gmail.com
Contact: Jeannie N. Carlisle, President

Shelby County

Shelby County Historian
VACANT

Joseph Boggs Society for Historical Preservation
2616 N Sand Creek Road
Boggstown, IN 46110-9752
(317) 835-7215
BoggsSociety@gmail.com
Contact: Ken Gardner, President

Shelby County Historical Society
www.grovermuseum.org
52 W. Broadway St.
Shelbyville, IN 46176-1256
(317) 392-4634
director@grovermuseum.org

Shelby County Genealogical Society
www.shelbycountyindiana.org/frontpage_forms/gensoc/sc_gene_soc
P.O. Box 434
Shelbyville, IN 46176
(317) 398-8773
sarmstrongjjj@yahoo.com
Contact: Susan Armstrong, President

 

Spencer County

Spencer County Historian
VACANT

Spencer County Historical Society
www.spencercountyhistory.org/
210 Walnut St.
Rockport, IN 47635-1357
(812) 649-4866
rdawson@psci.net
Contact: Becky Middleton
President: Steve Sisley

 

St. Joseph County

St. Joseph County Historian
Travis Childs
808 W. Washington St.
South Bend, IN 46601
(574) 235-5046 (work)

The History Museum
www.historymuseumsb.org
808 W. Washington St.
South Bend, IN 46601-1439
(574) 235-9664
info@historymuseumsb.org
Contact: Randy Ray, Director

Hannah Lindahl Children’s Museum
www.hlcm.org
1402 S. Main St.
Mishawaka, IN 46544-5241
(574) 254-4540
director@hlcm.org
Contact: Lexie Schroeder Kobb, Director

Historic New Carlisle
www.historicnewcarlisle.org
P.O. Box 107
New Carlisle, IN 46552-0107
(574) 654-3897
historicnc@townofnewcarlisle.com
Contact: Dana Groves, Director
President: Rich Kopkowski

Michiana Jewish Historical Society
3202 Shalom Way
South Bend, IN 46615-2955
(574) 233-1164
Contact: Maggie Goldberg, Executive Director

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library
www.mphpl.org
209 Lincolnway E.
Mishawaka, IN 46544-2084
(574) 259-5277
heritage@mphpl.org

Osceola Historical Society
P.O. Box 14
Osceola, IN 46561-0014
Contact: Bus Kelver
President: Wendy Kelver-Sheets

South Bend Area Genealogical Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~insbags/main.htm
209 Lincolnway E.
Mishawaka, IN 46544-2014
c.alice@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Alice Clark, President

Walkerton Area Historical Society
www.walkerton.org/history.html
413 Michigan St.
Walkerton, IN 46(574) 1115
(574) 586-2852
janrhodes@embarqmail.com
Contact: Janet Rhodes, President

Starke County

Starke County Historian
David Altman
6575 S. Oak St.
North Judson, IN 46366
574-896-5001
574-806-6875 (work)
dcaltman55@gmail.com

Starke County Genealogical Society of Indiana
www.rootsweb.com/~inscgs/
152 W. Culver Road
Knox, IN 46534-2220
starkegen@nitline.net
Contact: Blanche Richardson, President

Starke County Historical Society
www.starkehistory.com
401 S. Main St.
Knox, IN 46534-2507
(574) 772-5393
vendlr@yahoo.com
Contact: Ron Vendl, President

 

Steuben County

Steuben County Historian
Peg Dilbone
P.O. Box 232
Fremont, IN 46737-0232
(260) 316-4462

Fremont Historical Society
P.O. Box 509
Fremont, IN 46737-0509
(260) 495-4711
Contact: Janet Hankes

Steuben County Genealogical Society
www.ingenweb.org/insteuben
P.O. Box 884
Angola, IN 46703-0884
bcmgleason@verizon.net
Contact: Mindee Gleason, Gen-Web Coordinator

Steuben County Historical Society
75 Lane 150c Lake James
Angola, IN 46703
Contact: Jim Somers, President

 

Sullivan County

Sullivan County Historian
Donna K. Adams
8422 W. Phillip St.
Merom, IN 47861-8033
(812) 356-4782
(812) 268-4957 (work)
dkadams118@frontier.com

Sullivan County Historical Society
http://sctb.net/Historical_about.htm
10 S. Court St.
Sullivan, IN 47882-1510
(812) 268-6253
sullivancohistoricalsociety@frontier.com
Contact: Tom Frew, President

Switzerland County

Switzerland County Historian
Janet Hendricks
4677 Knox Ford Road
Vevay, IN 47043-9611
(812) 427-2272
hendricksjanet050@gmail.com

Switzerland County Historical Society
www.switzcomuseums.org
P.O. Box 201
Vevay, IN 47043-0201
(812) 427-3560
swcomuseums@embarqmail.com
Contact: Martha Bladen, Director
President: Sundra Whitham

Tippecanoe County

Tippecanoe County Historian
Quentin Robinson
1311 Columbia St.
Lafayette, IN 47901
(765) 423-2392
rqrobinson@gmail.com

Shelby Township Historical Association
7537 U.S. Highway 52 W.
West Lafayette, IN 47906-8533
(765) 583-2165
Contact: James Howell, President

Tippecanoe County Area Genealogical Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~intcags/
P.O. Box 2464
West Lafayette, IN 47996-2464
(765) 463-2393
tipcoasoc@gmail.com
Contact: L. A. Clugh, President

Tippecanoe County Historical Association
www.tippecanoehistory.org
1001 South St.
Lafayette, IN 47901-1425
(765) 476-8411
Contact: Craig Hadley, Executive Director

 

Tipton County

Tipton County Historian
VACANT

Tipton County Historical Society
www.tiptonhistorical.com
323 W. South St.
Tipton, IN 46072-2068
(765) 675-5828
tchs@tiptonhistorical.com
Contact: Jill Curnutt-Howerton, Director
President: Gary Trimble

Tipton County Public Library – Indiana Room
www.tiptonpl.lib.in.us/?p=22
127 E. Madison St.
Tipton, IN.  46072
(765) 675-8761
tipton@tiptonpl.org
Contact: Beau Cunnyngham, Assistant Director

Union County

Union County Historian
Karen Coffey
455 N. Park Hill Drive
Liberty, IN 47353
(765) 310-1140
uchistorian@hotmail.com

Union County Historical Society
P.O. Box 143
Liberty, IN 47353-0143
Contact: Virginia Bostick, President

 

Vanderburgh County

Vanderburgh County Historian
Stan Schmitt
3900 N. Fulton #F1
Evansville, IN 47710
(812) 423-6815
stanleya53@juno.com

Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science
www.emuseum.org
411 SE Riverside Drive
Evansville, IN 47713
info@emuseum.org
Contact: Bryan W. Knicely, Executive Director

Vanderburgh County Historical Society
www.vchshistory.org
P.O. Box 2626
Evansville, IN 47728-0626
(812) 401-1112

Contact: Terry Hughes, President

 

Vermillion County

Vermillion County Historian
Dail Ellen Henry
P.O. Box 336
Newport, IN 47966
(765) 492-4268
info@vcihs.com

Vermillion County Historical Society
P.O. Box 273
Newport, IN 47966-0273
info@vcihs.com

 

Vigo County

Vigo County Historian
Brian M. McCormick
236 McKinley Blvd.
Terre Haute, IN 47803-1914
(812) 232-2034
mac.mccormick@gmail.com

Vigo County Historical Society
www.vchsmuseum.org
1411 S. 6th St.
Terre Haute, IN 47802-1114
(812) 235-9717
vchs@joink.com
Contact: Marylee Hagan, Executive Director
President: Gary Greiner

Wabash Valley Genealogical Society
www.inwvgs.org
P.O. Box 9347
Terre Haute, IN 47808-9347
(812) 894-2404
wvgs@inwvgs.org
Contact: Mike Lewman, President

Wabash County

Wabash County Historian
Ronald L. Woodward
574 Ferry St.
Wabash, IN 46992-2306
(260) 274-1371
drwoodward@cinergymetro.net

North Manchester Center for History
www.nmanchesterhistory.org
P.O. Box 361
North Manchester, IN 46962-0361
(260) 982-0672
nmhistory@cinergymetro.net
Contact: Mary Chrastil, President

Wabash County Genealogical Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inwcgs/
P.O. Box 825
Wabash, IN 46992-0825
Contact: Hope Rider, President

Wabash County Historical Society
P.O. Box 4
Wabash, IN 46992-0004
President: Susan Jones

Wabash County Historical Museum
www.wabashmuseum.org
36 E. Market St.
Wabash, IN 46992-3124
(260) 563-9070
director@wabashmuseum.org
Contact: Mitch Figert, Executive Director
Board President: Lee Ann George

Warren County

Warren County Historian
Terri L. Wargo
3404 W. 575 S.
Williamsport, IN 47993-8287
(765) 893-4623
(765) 893-4605 (work)
wargoterri@gmail.com

Warren County Historical Society
P.O. Box 176
Williamsport, IN 47993-0176
(765) 893-4605
westleblibrary@hotmail.com
Contact: Terri L. Wargo, President

 

Warrick County

Warrick County Historian
Kay F. Lant
6000 Lincoln Ave.
Evansville, IN 47715-3428
(812) 476-2604
kayzeelant@aol.com

Newburgh Museum
2 W. Main St.
Newburgh, IN 47630
(812) 853-5045
Contact: Bill Bartelt

Warrick County Museum
www.warrickcountymuseum.org
217 S. First St.
Boonville, IN 47601-1701
(812) 897-3100
wcmuseum@aol.com
Contact: Mark Gentry, President

 

Washington County

Washington County Historian
Jeremy Elliott
309 E. Market St.
Salem, IN 47167
(812) 595-7481
jeremy.elliott9@outlook.com

Pekin Historical Society
5260 S. State Road 60
Pekin, IN 47165-7222
Contact: Gay Bartanen, President

Washington County Historical Society
www.johnhaycenter.org
307 E. Market St.
Salem, IN 47167-2119
(812) 883-6495
info@johnhaycenter.org
Contact: Dan Newby, President

 

Wayne County

Wayne County Historian
Carolyn Lafever
102 Orchard St.
Cambridge City, IN 47327
(765) 478-5251
clafeverh@gmail.com

Abington Historical Society
6384 N. Abington Rd.
Brownsville, IN 47325

Clay Township Historical & Preservation Society
www.waynet.org/community/greens_fork/gf_museum.htm
P.O. Box 5
Greens Fork, IN 47345-0005
(765) 886-5166
jaynebeers@yahoo.com
Contact: Jayne Beers
President: Phyllis Beers

Hagerstown Museum and Arts Place
www.waynet.org/nonprofit/nettlecreek_museum.htm
P.O. Box 126
Hagerstown, IN 47346-0126
(765) 489-4005
tom@hagerstownmuseum.comcastbiz.net
Contact: Tom Butters, Director

Historic Centerville
P.O. Box 73
Centerville, IN 47330-0073
(765) 855-2946
promotecenterville@yahoo.com
Contact: Connie Gareiss, Vice President
President: Jay Klehfoth

Wayne County Genealogy Society
http://www.waynet.org/nonprofit/wcgs.htm
P.O. Box 2599
Richmond, IN 47375-2599
familypathways@comcast.net
Contact: Darlene Moegerle, President

Wayne County Historical Museum
www.waynecountyhistoricalmuseum.org
1150 N. A St.
Richmond, IN 47374-3298
(765) 962-5756
director@wchmuseum.org
Contact: James D. Harlan, Executive Director
President: Marilyn Martus

Western Wayne Heritage, Inc.
PO Box 254
Vinton House, 22 W. Main St.
Cambridge City, IN 47327
(765) 478-5993
obkhouse@ frontier.com
Contact:  Phyllis Mattheis

Wells County

Wells County Historian
James Sturgeon
4626 E. County Road 350 S.
Bluffton, IN 46714
(260) 273-1878
jcsturgeon@adamswells.com

Wells County Genealogy Society
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inwells/society.html
P.O. Box 54
Bluffton, IN 46714-0054
cbrubaker@onlyinternet.net
Contact: Connie D. Brubaker, President

Wells County Historical Society Museum
www.wchs-museum.org
P.O. Box 143
Bluffton, IN 46714-0143
(260) 824-9956
jcsturgeon@adamswells.com
Contact: Jim Sturgeon, President

 

White County

White County Historian
Judith C. Baker-Elliott
706 E. Ohio St.
Monticello, IN 47960-2367
(574) 583-5372
(574) 583-3998 (work)
judybaker42@gmail.com

Anson Wolcott Historical Society
www.historicwolcotthouse.com
P.O. Box 242
Wolcott, IN 47995
(219) 279-2951

White County Historical Society
www.whitecountyhistory.com
101 S. Bluff St.
Monticello, IN 47960-2308
(574) 583-3998
wcmuseum@centurylink.net
Contact: Judith C. Baker, Director
President: Kean MacOwan

 

Whitley County

Whitley County Historian
Mark Parker
111 Hilltop Drive
Columbia City, IN 46725
(260) 244-3608
mfparker53@gmail.com

Genealogical Society of Whitley County
www.whitleycountyin.org
P.O. Box 224
Columbia City, IN 46725-0224
CSBlair@embarqmail.com

Whitley County Historical Society
www.whitleygov.com/department/division.php?fDD=27-163
108 W. Jefferson St.
Columbia City, IN 46725-1744
(260) 244-6372
wcmuseum@whitleygov.com
Contact: Dani Tippmann, Director
President: Dennis Warnick

 

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