Welcome to the Howard County Memory Project


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  News and Updates   


Here's what's new on the HCMP:     



 ~The Howard County Memory Project website was established in 2002 and focused on local high school yearbooks. Within this site today, you will find multiple databases and digitized items especially for genealogy and local history researchers. We continue to add items of interest and we hope you will check back often as this site continues to grow.

Genealogy & Local History Services

at the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library

220 N. Union St.
Kokomo, IN 46901


******* NEW HOURS ********

Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED


For more information on any of these events, please contact Amy Russell at 765.626.0838 or arussell@KHCPL.org     

  • Genealogy for Night Owls - FRIDAY, April 17, 5:30 P.M. - midnight at KHCPL Main.
    • This after-hours research evening is for experienced genealogists. 
    • Includes a buffet dinner, evening snacks and door prizes.
    • Registration and fee information for this event begins March 18.
  • HCGS Business Meeting, MONDAY, May 5, 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. at KHCPL Main.    
    • Dick Dwigans will share his experiences with the 151st Field Artillery. 
  • HCGS Business Meeting, MONDAY, June 1, 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. at KHCPL Main.
    • Milt Brown is a WWII veteran and will talk about his experiences as a crew member on the Nagato. The Nagato was a Japanese battleship used as a target ship when an atomic bomb was dropped on the Bikin Atoll in Jul 1946.