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  • Subscription to our quarterly, Chicago Genealogist, containing historical articles on the Chicago area, record abstracts, queries, book reviews, family history records, and Bible records
  • Subscription to our newsletter containing program news, publications on sale, new publications, schedule of upcoming seminars and meetings, what's new in research, and helpful hints
  • 10% discount on CGS publications
  • Participation in group research projects, such as transcribing tombstone inscriptions
  • Participation in Special Interest Groups
  • Participation in special committee activities
  • Free queries in our quarterly
  • Voting privileges at the Annual Meeting
Our MEMBERSHIP YEAR begins July 1 and ends June 30.
  • First-time members will receive four issues of the quarterly; however,
    receipt of newsletters starts with the completion of the membership process.
  • Renewal period is from May 1 through July 31.
  • If you renew after August 1, you may miss some issues because you
    will only receive issues from the date your membership process is completed.
  • Also, if you renew (or join) after August 1, we reserve the right to substitute
    photocopies of newsletters and quarterlies.
If you would like a membership card, please send a SASE (self addressed stamped envelope).
New members and renewing members are asked to complete our membership application.

This page was updated 04/12/04.
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