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
 
November 2016
 

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)
 
 
     Tucker, Susan; City of Remembering: A History of Genealogy in New Orleans (Jackson : University Press of Mississippi,

     St. Sava Cathedral: 100 Years of Faith and Tradition (Milwaukee, WI : Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, 2012) 281.97 S772.

     Eck, Phil; Remembering Fred Miller from Notre Dame to the High Life (Springfield, IL : Senators Publications, 2016) 92M647785E.

     Kohl, Cris; The Great Lakes Diving Guide (West Chicago, IL : Seawolf Communications, Inc., 2008) 910.4 K79 2008.

     Sprott, Julien Clinton and Robin Chapman; Images of a Complex World: The Art and Poetry of Chaos (Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific Publishing Co, 2005) 003.857 C466Q.

     Smith, Drew; Organize your Genealogy: Strategies and Solutions for Every Researcher (Cincinnati, OH : Family Tree Books, 2016) 929.1 S645.

     Urban, Frank E. ; Glen Lyon, Pennsylvania: A Trilogy (Xlibris Corporation, 2011) 974.832 U724.

     Manse, Thomas; Know Your Ships. 2004 2016 (Marie, MI : Marine Publishing, Co. Inc., 2004 - 2016) 387 M286 2004 –2016.

     Weso, Thomas Pecore; Good Seeds: A Menominee Indian Food Memoir (Madison, WI : Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2016) 641.59297 W514.

     Apps, Jerry; Roshara Journal: Chronicling Four Seasons, Fifty Years, and 120 Acres (Madison, WI : Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2016) 636.009775 A652.

     Takach, Michail; LGBT Milwaukee (Charleston, SC : Arcadia Publishing, 2016) 306.76 T136.

     Schmitt, Gavin; Menominee Indians (Charleston, SC : Arcadia Publishing, 2016) 970.3 S355.

     Roepke, Rebecca and Michelle Gibbs; Cudahy: Snapshots of Commerce (Charleston, SC : Arcadia Publishing, 2016) 977.594 R716.

     Mitchell, Jack; Wisconsin on the Air: 100 Years of Public Broadcasting in the State that Invented It (Madison, WI : Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2016) 384.5409775 M681.

     Hoeveler, J. David; John Bascom and the Origins of the Wisconsin Idea (Madison, WI : The University of Wisconsin Press, 2016) 378.009 H695.

     Glen, John D.; John Brown and Elizabeth McCrary and the First Three Generations of Their Descendants (John D Glen, 2016) 929.2 B877G.

     Prigge, Matthew J.; Outlaws, Rebels, and Vixens: Motion Picture Censorship in Milwaukee, 1914-1971 (Milwaukee, WI : Conway Street Press, 2016) 791.4375 P952.