Research Resources - USA

The following is a list of places to check for information on researching and tracing your family tree in the United States:

California

Slovak Genealogical Research Center
c/o Ray Plutko
6862 Palmer Court
Chino, CA 91710
rplutko@aol.com

American Historical Society of Germans from Russia
3233 North West Avenue
Fresno, CA 93705

Czechoslovak Area Genealogy Club of Southern California
http://cagc-ca.org/

American Czech & Slovak Social & Genealogy Meetup
http://www.meetup.com/LA-area-American-Czech-Slovak-Meet-Up/

Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Los Angeles
http://www.mzv.cz/losangeles/en/cultural_news_and_events/czech_community...

Sokol Los Angeles
http://www.sokolla.org/

Colorado

Colorado Genealogical Society
PO Box 9218
Denver, CO 80209-0218
http://www.cogensoc.us/

District of Columbia

Embassy of the Czech Republic
1900 Spring of Freedom St.
Washington, DC 20008-3803
www.mzv.cz/washington/

Embassy of the Slovak Republic
3523 International Court NW
Washington, DC 20008-3023
www.slovakembassy-us.org/

National Archives and Records Administration
700 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20408-0001
www.archives.gov

Illinois

Newberry Library
60 W Walton St
Chicago, IL 60610-3380
www.newberry.org

Chicago Public Library
400 N Franklin St.
Chicago, IL 60610

Chicago Genealogical Society
PO Box 1160
Chicago, IL 60690-1160
www.chicagogenealogy.org

Chicago Historical Society
North Avenue at Clark St
Chicago, IL 60614

Czechoslovak National Council of America
2137 S. Lombard Ave Room 202
Cicero, IL 60650-2081

Czechoslovak Heritage Museum
The Czechoslovak Heritage Museum is currently in storage
http://csalife.com/museum/
czechoslovakmuseum@gmail.com

Illinois Genealogical Society
PO Box 10195
Springfield, IL 62791

University of Chicago Library
Archives of Czechs and Slovaks Abroad
June Pachuta Farris
RM 263, Regenstein Library
1100 E 57th St
Chicago, IL 60637-1502
www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/su/slavic/acasa.html

Czech and Slovak American Genealogy Society of Illinois
PO Box 313
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
www.csagsi.org

Indiana

Allen County Public Library
PO Box 2270
Fort Wayne, IN 46801-2270
http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/

Iowa

Genealogical Society of Linn County, Iowa
PO Box 175
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-0175
www.rootsweb.com/~iagslc/

Western Fraternal Live Association
1900 First Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5372
www.wflains.org

Iowa Genealogical Society
628 E Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309-1924
www.iowagenealogy.org/

Kansas

Kansas Genealogical Society
PO Box 103
Dodge City, KS 67801-0103
http://www.kgs-genlibrary.com/

Maryland

Maryland Genealogical Society
201 W Monument St.
Baltimore, MD 21201-4601
www.mdgensoc.org/

Michigan

Michigan Genealogical Council
PO Box 80953
Lansing, MI 48908-0953
http://mimgc.org/

University of Michigan
Department of Slovak Languages
Modern Language Building
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Minnesota

Czechoslovak Genealogical Society Int’l
PO Box 16225
St. Paul, MN 55116-0225
www.cgsi.org

Minnesota Genealogical Society
1185 Concord St N Ste 218
South St. Paul, MN 55075-1150
www.mngs.org

Hopkins Historical Society
33 14th Avenue North
Hopkins, MN 55343-7462
www.hopkinsmnhistoricalsociety.org

McLeod County Historical Society
380 School Rd NW
Hutchinson, MN 55350-1430
www.mcleodhistory.org

Immigration History Research Center
Elmer L. Anderson Library Ste 311
222 21st Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455
www.ihrc.umn.edu/

Minnesota History Center
345 Kellogg Blvd W
Saint Paul, MN 55102-1903
www.mnhs.org/historycenter/

New Prague Area Historical Society
303 Lyndale Ave N
New Prague, MN 56071-2131
www.novapraha.org

German-Bohemian Heritage Society
PO Box 822
New Ulm, MN 56073-0822
www.rootsweb.com/~gbhs/

Missouri

St. Louis Genealogical Society
4 Sunnen Dr Ste 140
St Louis, MO 63143-3814
www.stlgs.org/

St. Louis County Library – Headquarters Branch
1640 S Lindbergh Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63131-3598
www.slcl.org/

Nebraska

Nebraska Czechs, Inc.
www.nebraskaczechs.org

Eastern Nebraska Genealogical Society
PO Box 541
Fremont, NE 68026-0541
www.rootsweb.com/~nedodge/ENGS.HTM

University of Nebraska – Lincoln Libraries
Archives and Special Collections
PO Box 884100
303 Love Library
Lincoln, NE 68588-4100
http://libraries.unl.edu/archives-special-collections

Nebraska State Genealogical Society
PO Box 5608
Lincoln, NE 68505-0608
www.rootsweb.com/~nesgs/

Nebraska State Historical Society
PO Box 82554
Lincoln, NE 68501-2554
www.nebraskahistory.org

Greater Omaha Genealogical Society
PO Box 4011
Omaha, NE 68104-0011
https://gogsmembers.wordpress.com/

Saline County Genealogical Society
PO Box 24
Crete, NE 68333-0024
http://www.co.saline.ne.us/webpages/committees/historical_society.html

New Jersey

Sokol USA
276 Prospect St
PO Box 189
East Orange, NJ 07019-0189
www.sokolusa.org

New York

Slovak Heritage & Folklore Society of North America
c/o Helene Cincebeaux
151 Colebrook Dr
Rochester, NY 14617-2215
http://www.iarelative.com/shfsinfo.htm

The Statue of Liberty-
Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. (1892-)
New York, NY
www.ellisisland.org

America’s First Immigration Center
Castle Garden Station (1830-1892)
New York, NY
www.castlegarden.org

Ohio

Slovak Institute and Research Library
10510 Buckeye Rd
Cleveland, OH 44104-3725
www.slovakinstitute.com

Western Reserve Historical Society
10825 East Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44106-1703
www.wrhs.org

Czech Catholic Union
5349 Dollof Road
Cleveland, OH 44127
www.czechccu.org

Oklahoma

Oklahoma Genealogical Society
PO Box 12986
Oklahoma City, OK 73157
www.rootsweb.com/~okgs/

Pennsylvania

Jankola Library and Slovak Archive Center
Attn: Sister M. Mercedes Voytko
Villa Sacred Heart
Danville, PA 17821-1698
www.rootsweb.com/~pamcgs/slovaks_in_montour_county.htm

Moravian (Church) Historical Society
214 E Center St
Nazareth, PA 18064-2209
www.moravianhistoricalsociety.org/

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania
(Merged with Balch Institute in 2002)
1300 Locust St
Philadelphia, PA 19107-5661
https://www.hsp.org/

Western PA Genealogical Society
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4080
www.wpgs.org

Carpatho-Rusyn Society
125 Westland Dr
Pittsburgh, PA 15217-2538
www.carpathorusynsociety.org

Senator John Heinz History Center
1212 Smallman St
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4208
www.heinzhistorycenter.org

South Dakota

South Dakota Genealogical Society
PO Box 1101
Pierre, SD 57501-1101
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~sdgs/

Czech Heritage Preservation Society
PO Box 128
Tabor, SD 57063
http://history.sd.gov/Aboutus/organizations/czech.aspx

Texas

Dallas Genealogical Society
PO Box 12446
Dallas, TX 75225-0446
www.dallasgenealogy.org

Clayton Library, Center for Genealogical Research
5300 Caroline
Houston, TX 77004-6896
www.hpl.lib.tx.us/clayton/

Texas Czech Genealogical Society
1231 CR 201A
Angleton, TX 77515-9212
www.txczgs.org

Czech Heritage Society of Texas
Library and Archives
4117 Willowbend Dr
Houston, TX 77025-5705
www.czechheritage.org

Utah

Genealogical Society of Utah
LDS Church
50 E North Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84150
www.gensocietyofutah.org/

Wisconsin

State Historical Society of Wisconsin
816 State St
Madison, WI 53201-1417
www.wisconsinhistory.org

American Geographical Society
University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
PO Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53210-0413
www.amergeog.org

Wisconsin Slovak Historical Society
PO Box 100164
Cudahy, WI 53110-0164
http://www.wisconsinslovakhistoricalsociety.org/

Racine Heritage Museum
701 South Main St
Racine, WI 53403-1211
http://www.racineheritagemuseum.org/