The ACPL Genealogy Center is a unique and valuable resource with one of the largest research collections available, incorporating records from around the world.
Curt B. Witcher is the Senior Manager for Special Collections at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he manages The Genealogy Center, serves as general curator for that institution’sRare and Fine Book Collection and the institutional archives, and is the Supervisor for the newly acquired Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection. Curt is the project lead on the library’s digitization initiatives that include partnerships with the Internet Archive, ProQuest, Footnote/fold3, and WeRelate as well as growing a site of free, searchable data files. He is a former president of both the Federation of Genealogical Societies and the National Genealogical Society, and the founding president of the Indiana Genealogical Society. He currently serves as vice-president of development for FGS. Curt was distingu