Douglas Wyoming Family History Center

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


Welcome to the Douglas Wyoming Family History Center website.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:


Address:

  • 1930 Cheyenne Street, Douglas WY United States
  • Language:English

Phone:  307-358-5024

Director:  Linda Anderson - 307-351-3100

E-mail:  WY_Douglas@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Wednesdays & Thursdays:  6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Other times by appointment call:  307-351-3100
  • 'Holiday Schedule:'Closed the week of Thanksgiving and the last two weeks of December through New Years



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meeting: 


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions:  The 19th Century British Library Newspapers Digital Archive; Access Newspaper Archives; Alexander Street Press, American Civil War.com - Institution version; ArkivDigital Online; Create a Who Do You Think You Are? Story for Free; findmypast - Institution version; Fold3 (Formerly Footnote.com); The Genealogist; Historic Map Works Library Edition; KinpointPremium; Legacy Stories; MyHeritage - Library Edition; Paper Trail; ProQuest Obitary Listings; Puzzilla - Preminum Services; World Vital Records.
  • Access to the Swedish website ArkivDigital

Hardware and Equipment

  • Two computers, one microfilm reader, one fiche reader, one printer/scanner to FamilySearch

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Bountiful and Chattanooga FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

RAOGK Volunteers for Wyoming (raogk.org)
Wyoming State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
Converse County Genealogical Society, 119 North 9th Street, Douglas WY 82633
Wyoming Pioneer Historical Society, P.O. Drawer 10, Douglas, WY 82633
Converse County, Wyoming Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
Converse County, Wyoming Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
USGenWeb Archives for Converse County (usgwarchives.net)
- See more at: http://www.genealogyinc.com/wyoming/converse-county/#countyaddress

The new Converse County Library has an area specific to genealogy research

Pioneer Museum has a wealth of history and one of the best museums in the nation.


Links



Volunteer at the Center

We welcome volunteers to our Family History Center who have a knowledge of Researching