Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

New Materials at MPL

July - September 2021

These items have recently been added to the Frank P. Zeidler Humanities Room at the
Milwaukee Central Public Library, located at 814 W Wisconsin Avenue.
 
NOTE: The Humanities Room at the Milwaukee Central Library was closed due to COVID-19, but has re-opened on November 15th, 2021.
 
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) 
 
Carriere, Michael H. The City Creative: The Rise of Urban Placemaking in Contemporary AmericaChicago; London: The University of Chicago Press, 2021.  907.1216 C316

Hansen, Kristine. Wisconsin Farms and Farmers Markets: Tours, Trails and Attractions. Guilford, Connecticut: Globe Pequot, 2021.  630.9775 H248

Kalvaitis, Jenny. We Will Always Be Here: A Guide to Exploring and Understanding the History of LGBTQ+ Activism in Wisconsin. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2021.  306.76 K148

Northcott, Dennis. Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska Civil War Veterans: Compilation of the Death Rolls of the Departments of Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska, Grand Army of the Republic, 1883-1948. St. Louis, MO: D. Northcott, 2007.  973.76 N873 2007

Lardinois, Anna. Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes: Tragedies and Legacies from the Inland Seas. Guilford, Connecticut: Globe Pequot, 2021.  917.704 L322

Reed, Valerie Wilson with George Lowery, eds. Black Marquette: In Their Own Words: Overcoming Obstacles and Achieving Success. Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press, 2021.  378.77595 B627

Kesler, Stephen E. Great Lakes Rocks: 4 billion Years of Geologic History in the Great Lakes Region. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019.  557.7 K422

Mordini, Shelley. Haunted Baraboo. Charleston, SC: Haunted America, a division of The History Press, 2021.  133.109775 M834

Wyant-Leonard, Sheron. I Will: How Four American Indians Put Their Lives on the Line and Changed History. New York : Arcade Publishing, 2021.  323.1197 W974

Katschke, Richard N. Knowledge Changing Life: A History of the Medical College of Wisconsin, 1893-2019. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Medical College of Wisconsin, 2021.  610.711 K197 
 
January - June 2021
 
 Kelly, Dasha. Life in Short. Sheboygan, Wisconsin: John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 2020. 811.6 K295

   D’Alessio, Alice. Tending the Valley: A Prairie Restoration Odyssey. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 333.74153 D142

   Jolly, Emma. Tracing Your Family History Using the Census: A Guide for Family Historians. Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2020. 929.1072041

   Sheffey, Brian. Family Tree Workbook: 30+ Stepby- Step Worksheets to Build Your Family History. Emeryville, California: Rockridge Press, 2020. 929.1 S542

   Mayes, Thompson M. Why Old Places Matter: How Historic Places Affect Our Identity and Well-being. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2018. 363.69 M468

   Brady, Patricia A. A History of the University of Wisconsin System. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2020. 378.775 B812

   Billock, Jennifer. Classic Restaurants of Milwaukee. Charleston, SC: American Palate, a division of The History Press, 2020. 647.9577954 B598

   Fehring, Thomas H. When Milwaukee Went to War: On the Homefront During WWII. Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee War Memorial Center, 2020. 940.53775 F296

  D’Amato, Gary. A Perfect Childhood: Growing up in the 1960s with Baseball, The Beatles, and Beaver Cleaver. Columbus, Indiana: PathBinder Publishing, 2020. 92 D1556A

   Tye, Larry. Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy. New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020. 328.73092 T9793

  Hurt, Jeanette. Wisconsin Cocktails. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2020. 641.874 H967
 
   Kannel, Jeff. Make Way for Liberty: Wisconsin African Americans in the Civil War. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 973.7475 K164

   Bourg, James A. Jr. Bourgs, Talbots, Youngs, Rappolds, Favrets, Landrys, Develles, Jungs, and de Hebecourts : A Gumbo history of Families Forming a New Orleans Culture. Bloomington, Indiana: AuthorHouse, 2020. 976.335 B772

   Goldberg, Chad Alan, ed. Education for Democracy: Renewing the Wisconsin Idea. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2020. 370.9775 E243

   Haudricourt, Tom. Turning 50: The Brewers Celebrate A Half-Century in Milwaukee. Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2020. 796.357 H368

   Teske, Cameron. Green Bay Beer: A History of the Craft. Charleston, SC: Amerian Palate, a division of The History Press, 2020. 663.4209 T337

   Riemer, David R. Putting Government in Its Place: The Case for a New Deal 3.0. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: HenschelHaus Publishing, 2020. 330.973 R556 2020

   Kinville, John E. The Grey Eagles of Chippewea Falls: A Hidden History of a Women’s Ku Klux Klan in Wisconsin. Charleston, SC: History Press, 2020. 322.420973 K567

   Lucero, Sam. Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan: An Adventure in Fidelity. Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee Catholic Herald, c2003 277.75 L935

   Pardini, Priscilla. An Independent Spirit: The Quiet, Generous Life of Helen Daniels Bader. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Bader Philanthropies, Inc., 2020. 92 B1346P

   O’Hearn, David J. Seventy five years at Saint John’s Cathedral: Being a History of the Parish, its Clergy, Schools, and Societies with Illustrations. Milwaukee: 1923. 282.77595 O372
 
   Dedication of the Holy Hill Shrine, July 19, 1931: Souvenir. Hubertus, WI: [Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Help of Christians, at Holy Hill, 1931. 282.977 C363 1920.

   Pattillo, Patricia O’Flynn. Milwaukee Black Legacy Families 2020: A Tapestry of Achievers: Colorful, Rich and Dynamic. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Community Journal, Inc., 2020. 920.009296073

   Witte, Gertrude Oehler. Dear Book: the 1916-1920 Diary of Gertrude Oehler Witte; With Annotations by Barb Gorges. Cheyenne, WY: Yucca Road Press, 2020. 92 W8282A

   The Grohmann Museum: At the Milwaukee School of Engineering, Introduction by Hermann Viets. Milwaukee, WI : MSOE Press, 2008. 727.7 G748 2008

   Wunrow, Daryl M. Wunrow-Wundrow, a Family of Wisconsin. Muskego WI: Daryl M. Wunrow, 2020. 929.2 W965 2020

   Kesselman, William. The Life and Times of William and Fannie Kesselman. Wisconsin: Legacies, 2017. 92 K4192

   Buege, Bob. Milwaukee’s Pulaski High School in the 20th Century. Wisconsin: Bob Buege, 2020. 379.73 B928

   Doepke, Robert. Short Stuff : An Autobiography by Robert Doepke. Wisconsin: 2010. 92 D6516A

   Auxiliary of Mount Sinai Medical Center. Plain n’ Fancy: A Collection of Recipes. Milwaukee, WI: Auxiliary of Mount Sinai Medical Center, 197-. 641.5973 P698

   Thoughts for Food: The Prairie School Cookbook. Iowa Falls, Iowa: General Publishing and Binding, 1975. 641.5973 T524

   Classroom Cookery: Edibles from Educators. Whitewater, WI: Whitewater Unified School District, 1991. 641.5973 C614
 
   St. Mary’s Christian Mothers, Waukesha, Wisconsin. We Give Thee Thanks. Kansas City, Missouri: North American Press of Kansas City, Inc. 641.5973 W362

   Hustisford Lioness Club members of Hustisford, Wisconsin. A Book of Favorite Recipes. Leawood, Kansas: Circulation Service, 1986. 641.5973 B7243

   Reformation Evangelical Lutheran Church Women’s Christian Society. Reformation Cookbook: A Collection of Recipes. Genesee Depot, WI : Reformation Evangelical Lutheran Church Women’s Christian Society, 2001. 641.5973 R332

   Home Department of the Wisconsin Agriculturist & Farmer. Cook’s Corner: A Cookbook for Farm Women of Wisconsin. Racine, Wisconsin : Wisconsin Agriculturist and Farmer, 1956. 641.5973 C7733 1956

   St. Luke’s Women’s Health staff. A Collection of Recipes from the Staff of Women’s Health. Olathe, Kansas: Cookbook Publishers, Inc., 1994. 641.5973 C697

   Prairie View PTO. 1981 Prairie View Cookbook. Lenexa, Kansas : Cookbook Publishers, Inc., 1981. 641.5973 P898 1981

   Trinity Woman’s Guild. The Church Mouse Presents Favorites. Iowa Falls: General Publishing and Binding, 1977. 641.5973 C562

   Elmbrook Memorial Hospitality Auxiliary. Serving you... Elmbrook Hospitality: Recipes Collected with T.L.C. Elm Grove, Wisconsin: Sycamore Press, Ltd. 641.5973 S492

   St. Peter’s Catholic Church. 125 Years of Bounty at St. Peter’s. Iowa Falls, Iowa: General Publishing and Binding, 1979. 641.5973 O585

   Cech, Jim. Oak Creek, Wisconsin Through Time. Stroud, England: America Through Time, an imprint of Fronthill Media LLC, 2021. 977.594 C387W
 
August - December 2020
 
   Meyer, Roy Willard. Everyone’s Country Estate: A history of Minnesota’s State Parks. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press. 977.6 M613

   Irfan A. Omar & Kaitlyn C. Daly, eds. Interfaith Engagement in Milwaukee: A Brief History of Christian-Muslim Dialogue. Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press, 2020. 261.27 I612

   Dobson, David. The People of Jamaica: 1655-1855. Baltimore, Maryland : Clearfield, 2019. 929.10720729 D635

   Meyer, Roy Willard. Everyone’s Country Estate: A History of Minnesota’s State Parks. St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press. 977.6 M613

   Pennavaria, Katherine. Genealogy for Beginners. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 2020. 929.1 P412

   Hess, Troy. Abandoned Wisconsin: The Demise of America’s Dairyland. America Through Time an imprint of Fonthill Media LLC, 2020. 977.5 H586

   Cole, Bruce, David Luhrssen, and Phillip Naylor, eds. Milwaukee Rock and Roll, 1950-2000: A Reflective History. Milwaukee, WI: Marquette University Press, 2019. 781.6609 M662

  Harris, Kathleen. From the Lookout: Memories of Peninsula State Park’s Summer Camp for Girls. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 796.542 H314

   Morton, Sunny Jane. How to Find your Family History in U.S. Church Records: A Genealogist’s Guide. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 2019. 929.1072073 M892

   McCalvy, Adam. The Milwaukee Brewers at 50: Celebrating a Half-Century of Brewers Baseball. Chicago, Illinois: Triumph Books, LLC, 2020. 796.35764 M1215
 
   Hoffman, Randolph M. When Things Happen: A Guide to Natural Events in Wisconsin. Wisconsin: the author, 2019. 508.775 H712

   Revolinski, Kevin. Backroads & Byways of Wisconsin: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions. New York: The Countryman Press A division of W. W. Norton & Company, 2020. 917.75 R454 2020

   Vue, Mai Zong. Hmong in Wisconsin. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 305.895 V986

   Krouse, Susan Applegate and Heather A. Howard, eds. Keeping the Campfires Going: Native Women’s Activism in Urban Communities. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, ©2009. 305.48897 K267

   Maxwell, Ian. How to Trace Your Irish Ancestors. London: Robinson, 2019. 929.3415 M465 2019

   Dobson, David. Scots in Southern Europe, 1600-1900: Spain, Portugal, Italy, Madeira, and the Islands of the Mediterranean and Atlantic. Baltimore, MD: Printed for Clearfield Company by Genealogical Publishing Company, 2019. 929.3411 D653SC 2019

   Guajardo, Antonio G. The Milwaukee Police and Latino Community Relations, 1964-2000: The Role of Latino Officers. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, an imprint of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, 2020. 363.209775 G898

   Koepsell, Megan Reilly. Listening to the Voices of our Ancestors: A Practical Manual for Developing Your Intuitive Genealogical Abilities. United States: Book Baby, 2020. 133.9 K784

   Higgs, Michelle. Tracing Your Ancestors in Lunatic Asylums: A Guide for Family Historians. South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2019. 929.1072041 H637
 
   Paton, Chris. Tracing Your Scottish Ancestry Through Church and States Records: A Guide for Family Historians. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2019. 929.10720411 P312

   Hall, Conrad Mercer. A Select History of Mathews County, Virginia: 17th, 18th, & 19th Centuries and the Family of Robert and Ann Hall. Richmond, VA: Dementi Milestone Publishing, 2020. 929.20973 H174

   Moss, John. Great British Family Names & Their History: What’s in a Name? Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword History, 2019. 929.4 M913

   Silbernagel, Robert. The Cadottes: A Fur Trade Family on Lake Superior. Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 971.402 S582

   Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims who Landed at Plymouth, Mass., December 1620. Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1975-2018. 929.2 M468 V16 P6

   Milwaukee’s Forest Home Cemetery. Forest Home Historians and the Forest Home Historic Preservation Association. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2020. 718 M662

   Bishop, Zachary. The Waupaca Chain o’ Lakes / Zachary Bishop; foreword by Elmer Keil. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2020. 977.538 B622

   Schoonover, Cal. Wisconsin at Antietam: The Badger State’s Sacrifice on America’s Bloodiest Day. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2020. 973.7336 S372
 
   Lardinois, Anna. Storied & Scandalous Wisconsin: A History of Mischief and Menace, Heroes and Heartbreak. Guilford, Connecticut: Globe Pequot Press, 2020. 364.9775 L322

   Apps, Jerold W. When the White Pine was King: A History of Lumberjacks, Log Drives, and Sawdust Cities in Wisconsin. Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 338.1749 A652

   Brevväxling, Royal. Walking Milwaukee: 31 Tours of Brew City’s Neighborhoods, Landmarks, and Entertainment Districts. Birmingham, AL: Wilderness Press, 2020. 917.7595 B846

   Dresang, Dennis L. Patrick J. Lucey: A Lasting Legacy. Madison, Wisconsin: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 977.5043 D773

   Krulos, Tea. Wisconsin Legends & Lore. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2020. 977.5 K944

   Wagner, R. Richard. Coming Out, Moving Forward: Wisconsin’s Recent Gay History. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2020. 306.76609775 W134C

   Doyle, David. USS Wisconsin (BB-64): From World War II to the Persian Gulf to Museum Ship. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., .2020. 359.3252 D754

   Wilkinson, Kirsty F. Finding your Scottish Ancestors: Techniques for Solving Genealogy Problems. Ramsbury: Robert Hales, an imprint of The Crowood Press, 2020. 929.209411 W686