Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

New Accessions

February 2019

These items have recently been added to the Frank P. Zeidler Humanities Room at the
Milwaukee Central Library, located at 814 W Wisconsin Avenue.
 
They may only be used in this room. However, copies of the books may be available through your local library's interlibrary loan service.

Donor gifts are indicated by 1 star (*). MCGS gifts are indicated by 2 stars (**)
 
 
Author  Title  Place - Publisher  Year  (Call Number) 
 
 
   Rae, Charlotte; The Facts of My Life (Albany, GA: Bear Manor Media, 2015) 927.973 R134A.

   Timko, Stephen M.; Milwaukee Road Power: In Color, Vol. 2, The Final 25 Years 1961-1986, Freight Covered Wagons and Second Generation Roadswitchers (Scotch Plains, NJ: Morning Sun Books, Inc., 2014) 385.065 T583M V2.

   Timko, Stephen M.; Milwaukee Road Power: In Color. Vol. 1, The Final 25 Years 1961-1986, Passenger Units, Switchers and First Generation Roadswitchers (Scotch Plains, NJ: Morning Sun Books, Inc., 2014) 385.065 T583M V1.

   Stout, Greg; Milwaukee Road: Through Passenger Service: In Color, Vol. 1, 1941-1965 (Scotch Plains, NJ: Morning Sun Books, Inc., 2013) 385.262 S884 V1.

   Hodges, Heidi; Hidden History of Sturgeon Bay (Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2018) 977.563 H688.

   Lardinois, Anna; Milwaukee Ghosts and Legends (Charleston, SC: Haunted America, A Division of The History Press, 2018) 133.109775 L322.

   Stout, Greg; Milwaukee Road: Through Passenger Service: In Color. Vol. 2, 1966-1977 (Scotch Plains, NJ: Morning Sun Books, Inc., 2014) 385.262 S884 V2.

   Wall, Ed; Unethical: Life in Scott Walker’s Cabinet and the Dirty Side of Politics (Mineral Point, WI: Little Creek Press, 2018) 320.9775 W187.

   Zavatsky, Michele; Kids Love Wisconsin: Your Family Travel Guide to Exploring “Kid-Friendly” Wisconsin: 500 Fun Stops & Unique Spots (Powell, OH: Kids Love Publications, 2017) 917.75 Z394 2017.

   Baehr, Carl; From the Emerald Isle to the Cream City: A History of the Irish in Milwaukee (Chicago, IL: Everything Goes Media, 2018) 977.595 B138.

   Schroeder, John H.; The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee: the First Sixty Years, 1956-2016 (Milwaukee, WI: UWM Foundation, 2018) 378.77595 S382.

   Epperson, Amanda The Family Tree Scottish Genealogy Guide: How to Trace Your Family Tree in Scotland (Cincinnati, OH: Family Tree Books, 2018) 929.1 E644.

   Apps, Jerold W.; Simple Things: Lessons from the Family Farm (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 630.9775 A652SI.

   Haddad, Diane; Family Tree Factbook: Key Genealogy Tips and Stats for the Busy Researcher (Cincinnati, OH: Family Tree Books, an imprint of F+W Media, 2018) 929.1 H126 2018.

   Steven, Michael E.; The Making of Pioneer Wisconsin: Voices of Early Settlers (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 977.503 S845.

   Berry, Kenyatta D.; The Family Tree Toolkit: A Comprehensive Guide to Uncovering Your Ancestry and Researching Genealogy (New York, NY: Skyhorse Publishing, 2018) 929.1072 B534.
 
 
November 2018
 
   Halperin, Robert; Great Lakes Trolleys in Color (Scotch Plains, NJ: Morning Sun Books, 2004) 388.46 H195. 

   Leary James P.; The Story of Act 31: How Native History Came to Wisconsin Classrooms (Madison, Wisconsin: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 373.19 L438.

   Leinbach, Ken; Urban Ecology: A Natural Way to Transform Kids, Parks, Cities, and the World (New York: Morgan James Publishing, 2018) 363.68 L532.

   Beidler, James M.; The Family Tree Historical Newspapers Guide: How to Find Your Ancestors in Archived Newspapers (Cincinnati, OH: Family Tree Books 2018) 929.1072 B422.

   Loew, Patty; Native People of Wisconsin (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2015) 970.475 L827N

   Ports, Michael A.; Georgia Free Persons of Color. Vol. 1-V (Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 2015) 929.3758 P853 VI-5.

   Jones, Dale W.; The Milwaukee Connection: Spokane to Butte (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2018) 385.0979 J762.

   Hendrickson, Nancy; Unofficial Guide to Ancesstry.com: How to Find Your Family History on the #1 Genealogy Website (Cincinnati, OH: Family Tree Books, 2018) 929.10285 H498.

   Miller, Erin; Wisconsin’s 37: The Lives of Those Missing in Action in the Vietnam War (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2018) 959.70438 M6455.

   Teviot, Mary, Lady; The Street-wise Guide to Doing Your Family History (Brighton, England: EER, Edward Everett Root, 2018) 929.1072041 T353.

   *Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620. Vol. 24, Part 1 929.2 M468 V24 P1.

   Kaufman, Dan; The Fall of Wisconsin: The Conservative Conquest of a Progressive Bastion and the Future of American Politics (New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2018) 320.9775 K212.

   Holtz, Family Tree Books, 2017) Melanie D.; The Family Tree Italian Genealogy Guide: How to Trace Your Family Tree in Italy (Cincinnati, OH: Family Tree Books, 2017) 929.1072 H758.

   Scodari, Christine; Alternate Roots: Ethnicity, Race, and Identity in Genealogy Media (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2018) 929.1 S422.

   Wilson, Jeff; Guide to North American Diesel Locomotives (Waukesha, WI: Kalmbach Books, 2017) 625.266

   Santry, Claire; The Family Tree Irish Genealogy Guide: How to Trace Your Ancestors in Ireland (Cincinnati, OH: Family Tree Books, 2017) 929.1089916 S237.