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New Books August 2019

Some yearbooks, some family histories, and some interesting academic papers:

Call Number Date Author Title
G-E 038 2019 Leslie, Elaine M. Where’s George? The Search for George Edgar of Bedford County Virginia
G-N 026 V 1 Neher, Jimmy E. The Neher Family History
G-N 026 V 2 Neher, Jimmy E. The Neher Family History
R-210 162 2018 Celebrating Women, Kansas & Voting: August 2018 – December 2019 Engagement Calendar
R-210 AT 11 1956 1956 The Raven
R-210 RN 01 1951 1951 Allagaroo
R-210 RN 01 1952 1952 Allagaroo
R-210 RN 01 1953 1953 Allagaroo
R-210 RN 20 1954 1954 Dragon’s Tale
R-210 RN 20 1955 1955 Dragon’s Tale
Online – link in catalog 2018 Bate, Seth Stephen Coming home to Winfield: the history of the Walnut Valley Festival
Online – link in catalog 1931 Brooks, Frances Wilson Doctor Fabrique and early Wichita medical practice
Online – link in catalog 1931 Moeder, Monica, Sister History of St. Benedict’s college
Online – link in catalog 1931 Rapp, Genevieve May The founding of Valley Center
Online – link in catalog 1931 Rossel, John The Chisholm trail
Online – link in catalog Smith, Michael M. The Mexican Immigrant Press Beyond the Borderlands: The Case of El Cosmopolita, 1914-19
Online – link in catalog 2018 Wilson, Andrea D. Building Boeing: Julius Earl Schaefer Wichita’s lost aviation leader

New Books for July 2019

Lots of new stuff, mostly in two personal research collections:

Call Number Date Author Title
G-J 033 2019 Jackson, Jerry Families are Forever: The James David Jackson and Martha Delia Gordon Family
G-S 159 1930 Slack, William Samuel Rev. The Slack Family
G-W 128 1960 Woodruff, Audrey Wagner We Follow the Wagner Trail
G-W 129 1953 Beahm, Gertrude I Remember: Life at our home on Lincoln Avenue above Pasadena, 1892-1904
G-W 130 Riley, Robert Shean Draft of Pioneer Families of North Central Kentucky and Southern Indiana, Volume III, Chapter 16 — The Woolfolk Family
R-410 333 V 02-5 Blair County Genealogical Society Newsletter
R-410 372 Obituaries from the Cresson – Gallitzin Mainliner and Dispatch 1961
R-410 373 1966 Adams, Margaret Elizabeth McMullen Clippings from a Cambria County, Pennsylvania Scrapbook, 1890-1935
VB Wagner Wagner, Margaret M. Margaret Mary van De Kerkove Wagner Collection
VB Woodroof Dorothy Woolfolk Woodroof Collection
online — link in catalog 1996 Main, Gloria L. Naming Children in Early New England
online — link in catalog Warner, Marguerite Dixon Marguerite Dixon Warner Photograph Collection

New Books for June 2019

Lots of journals freshly bound and ready to check out!

Call Number Date Author Title
R-210 JO 06 V 46 2018 The Johnson County Kansas Genealogist
R-320 028 V 41-42 2016-2018 Westward into Nebraska
R-180 201 V 45 2017-2018 Branching Out from St. Clair County
R-380 328 V 40-43 2015-2018 Licking Lantern
R-180 234 V 48 2018 Theakiki (The A-KI-KI)
R-180 228 V 43 2017 DeWitt County Genealogical Quarterly
R-380 319 V 56-58 2016-2018 Pickaway Quarterly
R-390 115 V 42 2017-2018 The Tree Tracers
R-210 CR 06 V 47-48 2017-2018 The Seeker
R-210 SG 095 V 28-29 2017-2018 Ark Valley Crossroads
R-500 020 V 48-49 2017-2018 MCGS Reporter
R-440 043 V 60-61 2017-2018 Footprints
R-300 276 V 50-51 2017-2018 St. Louis Genealogical Society Quarterly
R-210 CK 08 38-39 Relatively Seeking
R-280 009 V 48-49 2017-2018 Minnesota Genealogist
R-050 017 V 44-45 2016-2017 San Diego Leaves & Saplings
R-190 213 V 38-39 2013-2014 South Bend Area Genealogical Society Newsletter
R-190 221 V 37 2013-2014 The Tri-State Packet
R-200 091 V 41-43 2013-2015 Des Moines County Genealogical Society Quarterly
R-200 091 V 44-46 2016-2018 Des Moines County Genealogical Society Quarterly
G-M 105 1976 Adams, Beatrice Mitten A Family Genealogy of Mitten, Mittan, Moore, Smith and Allied Families
G-B 168 1996 Beckner, Brenda Cook Beckners in America: the first 250 years
G-B 167 V 01 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-B 167 V 02 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-B 167 V 03 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-B 167 V 04 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-B 167 V 05 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-B 167 V 06 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-B 167 V 07 1984 Boyer, Donald Arthur American Boyers
G-R 072 1995 Brayton, John A. The Ancestry of General James Robertson “Father of Tennessee”
G-D 081 1995 Brown, Harold DeHart A DeHart Journey
G-C 140 V 1 1976 Calhoun, Orval O. 800 years of Colquhoun, Colhoun, Calhoun, and Cahoon family history in Ireland, Scotland, England, United States of America, Australia, and Canada /
G-C 140 V 2 1976 Calhoun, Orval O. 800 years of Colquhoun, Colhoun, Calhoun, and Cahoon family history in Ireland, Scotland, England, United States of America, Australia, and Canada /
G-C 140 V 3 1976 Calhoun, Orval O. 800 years of Colquhoun, Colhoun, Calhoun, and Cahoon family history in Ireland, Scotland, England, United States of America, Australia, and Canada /
G-C 140 V 4 1976 Calhoun, Orval O. 800 years of Colquhoun, Colhoun, Calhoun, and Cahoon family history in Ireland, Scotland, England, United States of America, Australia, and Canada /
G-R 071 1893 Cassel, Daniel Kolb A genea-biographical history of the Rittenhouse family and all its branches in America…
G-D 079 V 2 Caughron, Edith The DeMoss Family in America
G-W 127 1996 DeLoach, Carolyn The Woolfolk tragedy: the murders, the trials, the hanging, and now, finally, the truth!
G-D 080 1929 Dow, Robert Piercy The book of Dow
G-H 160 1990 Henthorn, Norma L. The Henthorn Family, Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, with notes on Cresap and Quinn Families
G-S 157 1939 Jacobus, Donald Lines A History of the Seymour Family
R-250 140 2001 Keddie, Leslie Worcester county, Maryland, Land Records Liber T 1798 – 1801
G-U 005 1965 Kellogg, Dale C. Antecedents and Descendants of Levi Underwood (1831 — 1885) and Related Families
R-470 395 1955 Knorr, Catherine Lindsay Marriage bonds and ministers’ returns of Greensville County, Virginia, 1781-1825
G-G 084 1977 Kraybill, Spencer L. History of a John Graybill family in America, 1681-1981
G-S 158 1981 Lutz, June Shaull A Historical Account of the Schneider / Snider / Snyder Family
G-A 054 2011 Mason, David Elsworth Christian Andereck: 300 Years in America
G-L 050 1906 McAllister, John Meriwether Genealogies of the Lewis and kindred families
R-210 SG 238 2019 Myers, Barb Lenox Sanitarium
G-C 141 1981 Roloson, Louise Catlin Cleaver The Catlin genealogy
R-230 008 2016 Tucker, Susan City of Remembering: A History of Genealogy in New Orleans
R-210 SG 237 2018 Voorhis, Ronda Corle Drawing Wichita
G-M 106 Wilkinson, Virginia The McCord Family: From Skye to Tennessee
R-190 226 V 12 Young, Christine Cemetery Inscriptions Spencer County, State of Indiana

New Books May 2019

We’re getting a lot of donations, so there’s lots of new stuff on the shelves!

Call Number Date Author Title
G-B 166 1977 Stuart, Pheoba Brugh The Brugh-Stuart Family & Associated Families
G-J 032 1902 Shepard, James The New Haven and Wallingford (Conn.) Johnsons
G-P 073 1890 Lea, J. Henry Genealogical Gleanings, Contributory to a History of the Family of Penn
G-R 070 2011 Oschefski, Lori Jesse James Rule Familty History
G-W 126 1985 Woodruff, Audrey L. The Woodroof – Woodrough – Woodruff Family
R-010 003 V 004 Ganrud, Pauline Jones Alabama Records
R-010 003 V 136 Ganrud, Pauline Jones Alabama Records
R-010 003 V 147 Ganrud, Pauline Jones Alabama Records
R-010 003 V 212 Ganrud, Pauline Jones Alabama Records
R-150 036 1987 McCabe, Alice Smythe Gwinnett County, Georgia Inferior Court Minutes for Ordinary Purposes, 1819-1861
R-150 037 1991 McCabe, Alice Smythe Gwinnett County, Georgia Deaths 1818-1989
R-190 218 1985 Wolfe, Barbara S. Rush County, Indiana Marriages 1822-1849
R-210 LB 10 1998 Daley, John Katy Parsons Employees Memorial Roster
R-210 NO 08 1980 1980 Official 1980 Neosho County, Kansas Rural Directory
R-210 SG 178 V2 Obituaries from Mount Hope Clarion
R-210 SG 235 1982 Haury, David A. A People of the City: Lorraine Avenue Mennonite Church
R-210 SG 236 1950-1973 Engagement and Wedding Announcements from the Wichita Eagle & Beacon
R-300 292 1985 Hutchison, Mozelle Index to Marriage Book “A” Maries County, Missouri 1868-1881
R-360 010 1981 Varney, Philip New Mexico’s best ghost towns: a practical guide
R-380 351 1984 Phillips, W. Louis Index to Franklin County, Ohio Guardianships and Estates 1803-1850
R-390 148 1990 McIntosh County OK 1990 Plat Book
R-430 184 V 16 Waller, Jane Warren Lincoln County Tennessee Pioneers
R-430 192 1990 Wells, Carol Davidson County, Tennessee, county court minutes, 1783-1792
R-430 193 1988 Wells, Carol Pioneers of Dickson County, Tennessee: a genealogical abstract of the earliest minute books, March 1804-January 1807, January 1812-January 1814, July 1816-January 1818
R-440 076 1978 Navarro County [TX] History
R-440 077 V 01 Coryell County, Texas Families
R-440 077 V 02 Coryell County, Texas Families
R-440 078 Fairmont Cemetery, San Angelo, Texas
R-470 371 1991 Bjorkman, Gwen Boyer Quaker marriage certificates, Concord Monthly Meeting, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1679-1808
R-470 393 2002 Fuller, Lena French Woodstock: A 250th Anniversary Commemorative Program and Historical Booklet
R-470 394 2007 Adamson, John H. A pictorial history of Shenandoah County: fifty years through the lens of Hugh Morrison, Jr.
R-630 125 2019 Fultz, Melinda Federally Recognized Tribes of the United States and Canada
VF 003 1810 S. Wichita Place Files
VF Law Law, J. L. J.L. Law Collection

New Books April 2019

A TON of books added to the shelves this month!  Lots of biographies and genealogies…

Call Number Date Author Title
G-B 164 1998 Bragg, Rick All over but the shoutin’
G-B 165 1956 Martin, Charles Lee A sketch of Sam Bass, the bandit; a graphic narrative [of] his various train robberies, his death, and accounts of the deaths of his gang and their history
G-C 139 V1 1971 Quist, Mary Lancaster Ancestors and descendants of Walter Covey, Dutchess County, New York (1750-1834)
G-C 139 V2 1971 Quist, Mary Lancaster Ancestors and descendants of Walter Covey, Dutchess County, New York (1750-1834)
G-G 082 Gaines, Thomas R. Francis Gaines of Albermarle County, Va. and Elbert County, Georgia
G-G 082 2008 Greene, Bob When we get to Surf City: a journey through America in pursuit of rock and roll, friendship, and dreams /
G-G 083 1922 Jones, Elizabeth E. Boice Captain John Grout of Watertown and Sudbury, Massachusetts, and some of his descendants.
G-H 158 1885 Herrick, Jedediah Herrick genealogy
G-H 159 1972 Dixon, Adelaide The Hunt Family 1066-1972
G-J 030 1988 Harnehy, A. Lucille John Jack of Cecil County, Maryland, and Some of His Descendants
G-J 031 1860 Jewell, Pliny The Jewell Register, Containing a List of the Descendants of Thomas Jewell, of Braintree, near Boston, mass.
G-L 049 1988 Pritchett, William Lawrence A Southern Branch of the Lawrence Family
G-M 104 2004 McCrillis, Edwin The Early Life and Adventures of Edwin McCrillis
G-O 020 1978 O’Connor, Albert L. The Ancestors of the Family of Albert L. O’Connor, Jr., and Katharyn M. Crilley of Geistown (Johnstown) Cambria County, Pennsylvania
G-R 067 1995 Rooney, Andrew A. My war
G-R 068 1963 Ratcliff, Clarence Earl Richard Ratcliff of Lancashire, England and Talbot county, Maryland and his Ancestors and Descendants 1066-1988
G-R 069 1975 McReynolds, June Ratcliffe Our Radclyffe heritage: a history of the Radclyffe family in England and Virginia
G-S 153 1966 Steele, Selma Neubacher The house of the singing winds; the life and work of T.C.Steele
G-S 154 1961 Sullivan, Hazel The Sullivan Family: William Dunklin Sullivan Line
G-S 155 1888 Spofford, Jeremiah A Genealogical Record … of Descendants of John Spofford and Elizabeth Scott
G-S 156 1919 Sage, Elisha L. Genealogical record of the descendants of David Sage,
G-W 124 1976 Heckel, Jeanne Wagoner Waggoner, Wagoner, Wagner
G-W 125 1949 Sagendorph, Kent Charles Edward Wilson: American Industrialist
R-040 049 1960 Stuck, Charles Albert The story of Craighead County: a narrative of people and events in northeast Arkansas
R-060 128 1996 Alexander, J. B. The History of Mecklenburg County (NC) 1740-1900
R-060 129 V1 1973 Gwynn, Zae Hargett Abstracts of The Wills and Estate Records of Granville County North Carolina
R-060 129 V2 1973 Gwynn, Zae Hargett Abstracts of The Wills and Estate Records of Granville County North Carolina
R-060 130 1972 Hofmann, Margaret M. Abstracts: Granville Grantees, Halifax County, North Carolina Public Registry 1749-1763
R-080 022 1965 Rockwell, Wilson Uncompahgre Country
R-150 033 1981 Jackson, Harvey H. Georgia’s signers and the Declaration of Independence
R-150 034 1980 McCabe, Alice Smythe Gwinnett County, Georgia Families 1818-1968
R-150 035 1968 McIntosh, John The Official History of Elbert County, Georgia 1790-1935 (with 1935-1939 Supplement)
R-180 242 1967 Chatsworth Area Centennial Celebration [IL]
R-180 243 1971 Melvin, Illinois Centennial 1871-1971
R-180 244 1972 Chrisman [IL] Area Centennial 1872-1972
R-190 215 1962 Huntington County [IN] Plat Book 1962
R-190 216 1955 Quaife, M. M. Fort Wayne in 1790
R-190 217 1974 Rockville’s Sesquicentennial Review 1824-1974]
R-200 084 1965 Keokuk County, Iowa Farm Directory 1965
R-200 085 1972 Atlas & Directory of Linn County, Iowa
R-200 086 1965 Official County Plat Book and Farm Directory of Iowa and Poweshiek Counties, Iowa
R-210 160 2006 2006 Kansas Geological Society Directory
R-210 161 1972 Rydjord, John Kansas place-names
R-210 HP 10 1986 Anthony High School Roster 1986
R-210 SG 046 1995 2007 Polk, Chris Paulsen Beautifying Wichita Through Sculpture
R-210 SG 165 2017 2017 YP: All Things Local Wichita & Vicinity
R-210 SG 234 2008 Wichita High School North Class of 1958 50th Reunion Directory
R-300 290 Henry Shaw’s Will Establishing the Missouri Botanical Garden
R-300 291 1883 The History of Jasper County, Missouri
R-370 110 1988 Martin, Yvonne E. Marriages and deaths from Steuben County, New York newspapers, 1797-1868
R-410 366 1968 Triennial Atlas & Plat Book of Cambria County, Pennsylvania
R-410 367 1982 Saint John’s Cemetery, Altoona, PA
R-410 368 1962 Cronauer, Marge Sent Forth to Serve the Needs of Men: Religious Vocations from St. Michael’s Parish, Loretto, Pennsylvania
R-410 369 1987 Iscrupe, Shirley Listing of Inhabitants in 1776 — Bedford County, Pennsylvania
R-410 370 1992 Walmer, Margaret B. Menallen minutes, marriages and miscellany: Quaker records, 1780-1890
R-430 188 1993 Thomas, Jane Kizer Blount County, Tennessee Deeds 1819-1833
R-430 189 P1 2001 Garrett, Jill K. Dickson County, Tennessee Cemetery Records
R-430 189 P2 2001 Garrett, Jill K. Dickson County, Tennessee Cemetery Records
R-430 190 1985 Whitley, Edythe Rucker Tennessee Genealogical Records: Records of Early Settlers from State and County Archives
R-430 191 1984 Garrett, Jill Knight Dickson County Handbook
R-440 075 1963 Polk Street Methodist Church: 75 Years in Review
R-460 018 1942 Historical Celebrations in Craftsbury Vermont 1889-1941
R-600 088 1983 Harlow, Alvin F. When horses pulled boats: a story of early canals
R-650 088 1976 Cameron, Viola Root Emigrants from Scotland to America 1774-1775
online — link in catalog 1906 Wallace, Lew Lew Wallace: an autobiography