A grab bag of new books, journals, maps and vertical files:
The Wichita Eagle/Beacon obituary index has been updated to include 2014 and 2015 — bringing us to a total of 626,564 indexed obituaries!
Many thanks to Bill Pennington, who keeps us up to date!
(We know that the tables don’t work well on some computers — it’s hard to find software that can handle tables this big on a budget this small. While Vince is working on a solution, we’ve decided this is better than nothing! Thanks for your patience…)
Lots of new stuff in the library this month…and lots of interesting digital books from K-State, as well.
A very mixed lot of new books this month! There are several new Polk city directories from the 2000s. We also have Shirley Ortiz’ collection of research into the Bean family. The full list includes:
Short month…short list
A very mixed bunch! Thanks to the First United Methodist Church for thinking of us when faced with extra directories! And to Haroldena Plante’s family for giving us her extensive research files (see the catalog for a list of the major surnames she was researching.)
Oops — looks like I forgot to share these! We got a donation with a lot of terrific Wichita and Kansas books
Lots of new stuff this month!
Another batch of interesting reads and useful resources. Check them out!
Some family histories, some genealogy society quarterlies, and some interesting-looking dissertations from Kansas State University’s digital library. Happy reading!