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) 
   Jackson, Vic. Crossing Lake Michigan in a Bathtub: A True Story. Okemos, Michigan: Lakes & Peaks Publishing, 2019. 92 J145

   Lyssenko, Taras C. The Great Navy Birds of Lake Michigan: The True Story of the Privateers of Lake Michigan and the Aircraft They Rescued. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2019. 359.94 L995

   Apps, Jerold W. The Land Still Lives. Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2019. 630.1 A652 2019

   Harnischfeger, Henry. The Will to Succeed: A Centennial History of the Harnischfeger Corporation. Milwaukee, WI: Harnischfeger Corporation, 1984. 338.476218 H291C

   Passante, Anna M. (Anna Marie). Lake Protestant Cemetery, Our Pioneers’ Resting Place, St. Francis, Wisconsin. St. Francis, Wisconsin: St. Francis Historical Society, 2019. 977.5 P286

   Schulz, Eugene G. The Ghost in General Patton’s Third Army: The Memoirs of Eugene G. Schulz During his Service in the United States Army in World War II. Bloomington, IN: Xlibris Corporation, 2012. 940.54 S388

   Hildebrand, John. Long Way Round: Through the Heartland by River. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2019. 917.7504 H642

   Fetterer, Peter J. Riding on the Electrics: The Story of the Milwaukee Northern-- Sheboygan’s Interurban Link to the Rest of the World. Peter J. Fetterer, 2018.

   Hintz, Martin. Wisconsin Cheese: A Cookbook and Guide to the Cheeses of Wisconsin. Guilford, CT: Three Forks, c2008. 641.373 H666

   Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims who Landed at Plymouth, Mass., December 1620. Volume Twenty-Five. Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2018 929.2 M468 V25

   Butenhoff, Lynn M. Friedrich August Steinke’s Descendants. Glendale, Wisconsin: Lynn M. Butenhoff, 2018. 929.2 S8225

   Fostik, John A. Amtrak Across America: An Illustrated History. Pepin, Wisconsin: Enthusiast Books, 2017. 385.22 F758 2017

   Gates, David W. Wisconsin Post Office Mural Guidebook. Crystal Lake, Illinois: Post Office Fans, 2019. 751.7309775

   Garvey, Ed. Ed Garvey Unvarnished: Lessons from a Visionary Progressive. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2019. 977.5044 G244

   Hannah, Steve. Dairylandia: Dispatches from a State of Mind. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2019. 070.92 H243

   Holmstrom, Darwin. Harley-Davidson: The Complete History. Minneapolis, MN: Motorbooks, 2016. 629.2275 H754H

   Friedman, J. Tyler. Among the Wonders of the Dells: Photography, Place, Tourism. Madison, Wisconsin: The University of Wisconsin Press; West Bend, Wisconsin: The Museum of Wisconsin Art, 2019. 977.581 F912

   Harry, John. Stevens Point Brewing Company. Charleston, South Carolina : Arcadia Publishing, 2019. 338.766342 H323

   Riemer, David R. Putting Government in its Place: The Case for a New Deal 3.0. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: HenschelHAUS Publishing, 2019. 330.973 R556

   Fryxell, David A. The Family Tree Scandinavian Genealogy Guide: How to Trace Your Ancestors in Denmark, Sweden, and Norway. New York: Family Tree Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2019. 929.1072048 F948
November 2019
     Pankhurst, E. Sylvia. A Suffragette in America: Reflections on Prisoners, Pickets and Political Change. London: Pluto Press, 2019. 303.484 P193 

     Wagner, R. Richard. We’ve Been Here All Along: Wisconsin’s Early Gay History. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2019. 306.76609775

     Schlichenmeyer, Terri. The Handy Wisconsin Answer Book. Detroit: Visible Ink, 2019. 977.5 S34

     Monday, Megan, ed. Love Wisconsin: Stories from the Place We Call Home. Wisconsin: Love Wisconsin, Inc., 2018. 977.5 L897

     Madden, Michelle. 111 Places in Milwaukee that you Must Not Miss. Cologne, Germany: Emons Verlag, 2019. 917.7595 M178

     Rising, Marsha Hoffman. The Family Tree Problem Solver: Tried-and-True Tactics for Tracing Elusive Ancestors. Cincinnati, Ohio : Family Tree Books, 2019. 929.1072 R595 2019

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

     Knutson, Troy. The 1958 Colfax Tornado. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2019. 977.543 K748

     Grihalva, Joey. Milwaukee Jazz. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2019. 781.6509 G857

     Peterson, Brent T. Cumberland: The Island City. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2019. 977.518 P485

     Historic Milwaukee, Inc. Spaces & Traces Featuring the Washington Highlands. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Historic Milwaukee, Inc., 2019. 728.0977594 H673

     Selig, Bud. For the Good of the Game: The Inside Story of the Surprising and Dramatic Transformation of Major League Baseball. New York: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins, 2019. 796.35764 S464

     Historic Milwaukee, Inc. Spaces & Traces Featuring Walker’s Point. Milwaukee, WI: Historic Milwaukee, 2018. 728.0977595 H673WP

     Bryan Johnston, Linda. Footprints in Time: Thirty-Two Generations of Bryans. Xlibris, 2019. 929.2 B915

     Genealogy Standards. Nashville, Tennessee:, an imprint of Turner Publishing Company, 2019. 929.1 B364 2019

     Rulli, Joseph Anthony. Chicago Socialism: the People’s History. Charleston, SC: History Press, 2019. 977.311 R935
     Green, Doris. Wisconsin Underground : a Guide to Caves, Mines, and Tunnels in and Around the Badger State. Milwaukee, Wisconsin : HenschelHaus Publishing, Inc., [2019]. 551.44709775 G795 2019

     Bettinger, Blaine T. The Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy. Cincinnati, Ohio: Family Tree Books, 2019. 929.1072 B565 2019

     Gergetz, Denise. Milwaukee School of Engineering. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2019. 378.77595 G367

     Cromwell, Helen Worley. Good Time Party Girl: The Notorious Life of Dirty Helen Cromwell 1886-1969. Port Townsend, WA Feral House, 2019. 92 C9462G

     White, Lorraine Cook. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1994-2002. 929.3746 W582

     Hoverson, Doug. The Drink that Made Wisconsin Famous: Beer and Brewing in the Badger State. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2019. 663.4209 H845

     Green Card Youth voices: immigration stories from Madison and Milwaukee high schools / Stephanie Salgado [and 29 others] ; Tea Rozman Clark, Jessie Lee-Bauder, editors ; [foreword by Oscar Mireles]. Minneapolis, MN : Green Card Voices, 2019. 305.906912 G795