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New Books October 2019

A bit of this and that, plus some digitized records:

Call Number Date Author Title
G-G 086 2013 McEnaney, Maura Willard Garvey: An Epic Life
G-I 006 2004 Ittner, Ernest L. Jr. The Ancestors and Descendants of Robert Allen Ittner and Nellie Maude Higgins
G-M 107 1863 Montgomery, Thomas Harrison Genealogical History of the Family of Montgomery (photocopy)
R-050 018 2005 Winchester, Simon A crack in the edge of the world: America and the great California earthquake of 1906
R-210 164 2010 Kansas Oil Industry: The First 150 Years
R-210 165 1991 Unrau, William E. Indians of Kansas: the Euro-American invasion and conquest of Indian Kansas
R-210 166 2006 Hoy, James F. Flint Hills cowboys: tales from the tallgrass prairie
R-210 EK 04 2019 Jackson, Jerry Upper Paw Paw School, Elk County, Kansas
R-210 SG 243 2015 The Kansas African American Museum African Americans of Wichita
R-440 079 1977 Rundell, Walter Early Texas oil: a photographic history, 1866-1936
R-600 089 V 05 The Rocky Mountain fur trade journal
R-600 089 V 07 The Rocky Mountain fur trade journal
R-600 089 V 08 The Rocky Mountain fur trade journal
R-600 090 1983 Knowles, Ruth Sheldon The first pictorial history of the American oil and gas industry, 1859-1983
R-600 091 2013 Von Damm, Milton The Fur Trade: A History of Arms and Trade Goods Based on the Private Collection of Milton von Damm
R-670 265 2019 Levin, Kevin M. Searching for black Confederates: the Civil War’s most persistent myth
R-670 266 2019 Akers, Regina T. The Navy’s first enlisted women: patriotic pioneers
MHGS Digital Collections 1916 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1954 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1955 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1956 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1957 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1959 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1960 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1961 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1962 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1963 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1964 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1965 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1966 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1967 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1968 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1969 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1970 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1971 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1972 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1973 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1974 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1975 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1976 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
MHGS Digital Collections 1978 Calvary Presbyterian Church Annual Reports and Membership Directory
online — link in catalog 2004 Lawrence, Charles J. Century II

New Books September 2019

A mix from Wichita and elsewhere…

Call Number Date Author Title
R-210 SG 239 1993 Wichita High School East 1938 Class Reunion
R-210 SG 239 1982 Wichita High School East 1938 Class Reunion
R-210 RL 01 1970 Royal Purple
R-210 SG 165 2018 The User-Friendly Phone Book: Wichita
R-210 SG 242 2009 Looking Back at the Thirteen Charter Members of First Presbyterian Church, Wichita, Kansas
G-S 160 1965 Andre, Ruby Cox Descendants of Johnathan Stout and David Stout
R-210 163 1982 Bader, Robert Smith The great Kansas bond scandal
G-B 169 1976 Bovard, Sarah The Diary of Sarah W. Bovard 1859-1871
G-H 161 1996 Headley, Dr Marvin D. Headley Families: New Jersey, Virginia, Ohio, Illinois, Kansas
G-K 044 1998 Headley, Dr. Marvin D. Kimble Family: David and Wife Rachel A. Thornburg
VB Headley Headley, Miriam Miriam Headley Collection
R-210 SG 241 R 01 Huffman, Gary M. The Church Register of the Presbyterian Church, Wichita, Kansas
R-480 099 1999 Jackson, Nancy A. Gleanings from Lewis County West Virginia Chancery Records
R-210 SG 240 1981 Kirkman, Kay Wichita, A Pictorial History
R-480 098 1988 Smith, Robert B. A Map Book of Historical Sites and Places in the Hacker’s Creek Watershed
VB Wagner Wagner, Margaret M. Margaret Mary van De Kerkove Wagner Collection

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