Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

New Accessions

February 2017
 

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)
 
 
     Herbst, Calie; A Mom’s Guide to Milwaukee (San Bernardino, CA: CalieHerbst, 2016) 917.7595 H538.

     Lackey, Jill Florence and Rick Petrie; Strolling Through Milwaukee’s Ethnic History (Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee Ethnic Collection
of Arts and Humanities, 2016) 977.595 L142S.

     Bell, Devon; Haunted Summerwind: A Ghostly History of a Wisconsin Mansion (Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2016)
133.1297552 B433.

     Descendants and History of Georg Petersheim Family (Gordonville, PA: Pequea Publishers, 1979) 929.20973 P48425.

     Clark, Rhonda L.; Fostering Family History Services: A Guide for Librarians, Archivists, and Volunteers (Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries
Unlimited, 2016) 020.72 C594.

     Stone, Joel; Floating Palaces of the Great Lakes: A History of Passenger Steamships on the Inland Seas (Ann Arbor, MI: University
of Michigan Press, 2015) 386.54 S878.

     Callary, Edward; Place Names of Wisconsin (Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2016) 977.5 C313.

     McCann, Kathleen and Robert Tanzilo; Milwaukee Frozen Custard (Charleston, SC: American Palate, a division of the History
Press, 2016) 647.95775 M122.

     Lapinski, Patrick D.; Ships of the Great Lakes: An Inside Look at the World’s Largest Inland Fleet (Hudson, WI: Enthusiast Books,
2011) 386.5 L313.

     Schumacher, Michael; Torn in Two: The Sinking of the Daniel J. Morrell and One Man’s Survival on the Open Sea (Minneapolis,
MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2016) 917.74 S392T.

     Lapinski, Patrick D.; Great Lakes Shipping Ports and Cargoes (Hudson, WI: Iconografix, 2009) 386.233 L313.

     Mokotoff, Gary; Getting Started in Jewish Genealogy (New Haven, CT: Avotaynu, 2015) 929.1089924 G394

     **Anderson, Robert Charles; The Winthrop Fleet: Massachusetts Bay Company Immigrants to New England, 1629‐1630
(Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012) 929.3744 A545W

     **Anderson, Robert Charles; The Great Migration Directory: Immigrants to New England, 1620‐1640: A Concise Compendium
(Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015) 929.374 A545

     Coryer, Albert; Frenchtown Chronicles of Prairie du Chien: History and Folklore from Wisconsin’s Frontier (Madison, WI: Wisconsin
Historical Society Press, 2016) 977.574 C833

     **Wright, Carroll D.; A Guide to Massachusetts Public Records: Parishes, Towns, and Counties (Boston, MA: New England Historic
Genealogical Society, 2014) 929.209744 W948

     **Daly, Marie E.; Genealogist’s Handbook for Irish Research (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2016)
929.3415 D154