Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

New Accessions

August 2018

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) 
 
 
   Brehem, Victoria; White Squall: Sailing the Great Lakes (Tustin, MI: Ladyslipper Press, 2018) 977 B834.
 
   Scott, Jonathan; A Dictionary of Family History: The Genealogist’s ABC (Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2017) 929.103 S427.
 
   Hrudey, S. E.; Ensuring Safe Drinking Water: Learning from Frontline Experience with Contamination (Denver, CO: American Water Works Association, 2014) 628.162 H873.
 
   Steele, Patrick W.; Home of the Braves: The Battle for Baseball in Milwaukee (Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2018) 796.35764 S814.
 
   Foster, Patrick; Kenosha’s Jeffery and Rambler Automobiles (SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2018) 629.2222 F756K.
 
   Swanson, Carl; Lost Milwaukee (Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2018) 977.595 S972.
 
   Meyer, Carrie A.; Letters from the Boys: Wisconsin World War I Soldiers Write Home (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 940.3775 M612.
 
   Michaelis, Arno; The Gift of our Wounds: A Sikh and a Former White Supremacist Find Forgiveness After Hate (New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 2008) 92 M6217G.
 
   Uraneck, Madeline; How to Make a Life: a tietan Refugee amily and the Midwestern Woman They Adopted (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 305.8954 U722.
 
   Barry, Bob; Rock ‘n’ Roll Radio Milwaukee: Stories from the Fifth Beatle (Charleston, SC: History Press, 2018) 927.973 B2768A.
 
   Spoolman, Scott; Wisconsin State Parks: Extraordinary Stories of Geology and Natural History (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 363.68 S764.
 
   Apps, Jerold W.; Once a Professor: A Memoir of Teaching in Turbulent Times (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2018) 92 A6529A.
 
   Galassie, David; Neenah and Menasha: Twin Cities of the Fox Valley (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2018) 977.564 G146N.
 
   Martin, Calavin; Keepers of the Game: Indian-Animal Relationships and the Fur Trade (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1978) 970.41 M378.
 
   History of Clinton County, Ohio: Its People, Industries, and Institutions, with Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families (Indianapolis, IN: B. F. Bowen & Company, Inc., 1915) 977.1765 H673 1999.  
 
 
May 2018
 
   Author  Title  Place - Publisher  Year  (Call Number)
 
 
   Oregon Area Historical Society; Oregon (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2017) 977.583 O662.
 
   Pearson, Thomas W.; When the Hills are Gone: Frac Sand Mining and the Struggle for Community (Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2017) 622.3 P362.
 
   Ford, Michael R.; The Consequences of Governance Fragmentation: Milwaukee’s School Voucher Legacy (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017) 379.11109775.
 
   Zweifel, Dave and John Nichols; The Capital Times: A Proudly Radical Newspaper’s Century-Long Fight for Justice and for Peace (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2017) 071.7583 Z974.
 
   Peterson, Diana L.; Logging in Wisconsin (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2017) 634.98 P485.
 
   Larson, Ronald Paul; Wisconsin and the Civil War (Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2017) 977.503 L334.
 
   Hertzel, David; Ancestors; Who We Are and Where We Come From (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017) 929.2 H576
 
   Schultz, Janice Lindgren; H. Helping Patrons Find Their Roots: A Genealogy Handbook for Librarians (Chicago: ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2018) 025.52 S387.
 
   Murray, Barbara A.; Widening the Lens: A Portrait of the Remarkable Henry L. Conrad and Other Notable Wisconsin Pioneers (Wisconsin: Barbara A. Murray, 2017) 92 C7538M.
 
   Aiken, Jefferson J.; Historic Whitefish Bay A Celebration of Architecture and Character (Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2017) 977.594 A292.

   Butler, Lindley S.; Rockingham County: A Brief History (Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Dept. of Cultural Resources, Division of Archives and History, 1982) 975.663 B985.

   Cavanagh, Harrison Dwight; Colonial Chesapeake Families: British Origins and Descendants, 2nd Edition, 2017 (Bloomington, IN: Xlibris, 2017) 929.20973 G212 V2.

   Cavanagh, Harrison Dwight; Colonial Chesapeake Families: British Origins and Descendants, 2nd Edition, 2017 (Bloomington, IN: Xlibris, 2017) 929.20973 G212 V1.

   Nugent, Nell Marion; Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants. Volume One: 1623-1666 (Richmond, VA: Virginia State Library and Archives, 2004) 929.3755 N967 2004 V1.

   Nugent, Nell Marion; Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants. Volume Two: 1666-1699 (Richmond, VA: Virginia State Library and Archives, 2004) 929.3755 N967 2004 V2.

   Nugent, Nell Marion; Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants. Volume Three: 1695-1732 (Richmond, VA: Virginia State Library and Archives, 2004) 929.3755 N967 2004 V3. 

   Scott, Jonathan; A Dictionary of Family History: The Genealogists’ ABC (Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2017) 929.103 S427. 

   Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana (Indianapolis, IN: Indian Historical Society, 1996) 929.3772 A164 1996 V1.

   The History of Clark County, Ohio (Chicago, IL: W. H. Beers and Co., 1881) 977.149 H673.

   Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana (Indianapolis, IN: Indian Historical Society, 1996) 929.3772 A164 1996 V2.

   Current, Robert; Cemeteries of LaGrange County, Indiana (LaGrange, IN: LaGrange County Historical Society, 1984) 929.509772 C976.

   Tyler, Lyon Gardiner; Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1998) 920.0755 E563 1998 V1.

   Tyler, Lyon Gardiner; Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1998) 920.0755 E563 1998 V2.

   Tyler, Lyon Gardiner; Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1998) 920.0755 E563 1998 V3.

   Tyler, Lyon Gardiner; Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1998) 920.0755 E563 1998 V4.

   Tyler, Lyon Gardiner; Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1998) 920.0755 E563 1998 V5.

   Hoffmann, Melody; Bike Lanes are White Lanes: Bicycle Advocacy and Urban Planning (Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 2016) 388.3472 H712.

   Cemetery Records of Clinton County, Ohio, 1798-1999 (Wilmington, OH: Clinton County Genealogical Society, 2000) 929.3771 C394.

   Ryan, George J.; Lake Carriers’ Association History, 1880-2015 (Xlibris, 2017) 386.5 R988.

   Davis, A. J.; History of Clarion County, Pennsylvania: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers (Syracuse, NY: D. Mason & Co., Publishers, 1887) 974.869 D262.

   History of Clinton County, Ohio: Its People, Industries, and Institutions, with Biographical Sketches of Representative Citizens and Genealogical Records of Many of the Old Families (Indianapolis, IN: B. F. Bowen & Company, Inc. 1915) 977.1765 H673 1999.
 
 
February 2018
 
   Author  Title  Place - Publisher  Year  (Call Number) 
 
 
   Brewer, Tom; Bayswater Shipping Ltd.  (Vineland, Ontarion: Glenaden Press, 2011) 386.544 B847.

   Miller, Frank; Valiant Women: Divine Savior Holy Angels High School (Milwaukee, WI: Divine Savior Holy Angels High School, 2017) 371.0712 M647.

   Fehring, Thomas H.; The Magnificent Machines of Milwaukee  (North Charleston, SC: Create Space Independent Publishing Platform, 2017)  620.9775 F296.

   Pifer, Richard L.;  The Great War Comes to Wisconsin (Madison, WI: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2017)  940.3777 P627.

   Bawal, Raymond A.; Ships of the St. Clair River (Saint Clair, MI: Inland Expressions, 2008)  386.2245 B354.

   Gonzalez, Sergio M.; Mexicans in Wisconsin (Madison, WI:  Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2017)  305.86872 G643.

   Birmingham, Robert A and Amy L. Rosebrough; Indian Mounds of Wisconsin, Second Edition (Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 2017)  970.475 B619.

   Billington, John; Mayflower Families Through Five Generations. Volume Twenty‐One. Part Two (General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2017)  929.2 M468 V21 P2.

   Bawal, Raymond A.; Superships of the Great Lakes: Thousand‐Foot Ships on the Great Lakes (Clinton Township, Michigan: Inland Expressions, 2011)  384.245 B354.

   Burg, Thomas E.; Route of the North Woods Hiawatha: the Milwaukee Road’s Wisconsin Valley Line (Merrill, WI: Merrill Publishing Associates, 2010)  385.0977 B954.

   Shank, William H.; Towpaths to Tugboats: A History of American Canal Engineering  (York, PA: American Canal and Transportation Center, 1988)  627.13 S528.

   Bawal, Raymond A.;  Twilight of the Great Lakes Steamer (Clinton Township, MI: Inland Expressions, 2009)  386.22 B354.

   Klagsburn, Francine; Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel (New York: Schocken Brooks 2017)  92 M6145KL.

   Kutchera, Joe; Faces of a Fish Empire: A Visual History of Empire Fish Company and the Decline of Commercial Fishing in Wisconsin  (Los Angeles, CA: Donahue Printing, 2017)  639.31 K974.

   Meir, Skip and Wayne Garrett; The Great Lakes Engineering Works: The Shipyard and its Vessels (Detroit, MI: The Marine Historical Society of Detroit, Inc., 2008)  338.476238 G786.

   Passante, Anna M.; From Nojoshing to St. Francis, from Settlement to City, Part 2: The Early Settlers of St. Francis, Wisconsin 1836‐1900 (St. Francis, Wisconsin: St. Francis Historical Society, 2017)  977.59 P286.

   Natzke, Royal W.; Pioneer Church Records Speak: Immanuel Lutheran Church, Kirchhayn (Jackson), Wisconsin 1847‐1974  (Jackson, Wisconsin: Jackson Historical Society, 2014)  929.3 N2895.
 
   Gaston, M. J.; Tugs & Towing: A Worldwide Survey of the Vessels, Techniques and Development of the Towage Business (Great Britain: Patrick Stephens Limited, 1991)  623.8232 G256T.

   Barone, Ryan; Steamboating (Baltimore, MD: Publish America, 2007)  387.24 B265.

   Lindquist, Charles; Boats on the Bays de Noc, Delta County, Michigan: 1860s to the 1960s (Escanaba, MI: Delta County Historical Society, 2009)  386.5 L747.

   Stern, Mary Ellen; American Stempship Company: Leader on the Lakes, 1907‐2007: A Commemorative History (Buffalo, NY: Petit Printing, 2007)  386.544 S383.

   Schmidt, Gary W.; Real, Honest Sailing with a Great Lakes Captain  (Green Bay, WI: Seaway Printing Company, 2013)  386.22 S384.

   Duff, Steven; The Grey Ghosts: The Ships of Lower Lakes Towing and Grand River Navigation (Vineland, ON: Glenaden Press, 2010)  387.245 D855.

   Thomas, Kathleen; Don’t Call Me Rosie: The Women Who Welded the LSTs and the Men Who Sailed on Them (Tigard, OR: Thomas/Wright, 2004)  940.53082 T454.

   Arntfield, Michael;  Mad City: The True Story of the Campus Murders that America Forgot (New York: Little A, 2017)  364.15232 A767.

   Farris, Deborah Wenzler; Conversations with Dad: Stories of Love, Family and Architecture (Bloomington: West Bow Press, 2017)  92 W28325F.

   Greenwood, John Orville; Namesakes 2000: A Photographic Collection of Current Great Lakes Vessels (Cleveland, OH: Freshwater Press 2000)  387.245 G816.

   Raymond, Stuart A.; Tracing Your Nonconformist Ancestors: A Guide for Family & Local Historians  (South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2017)  929.1072042 R272.
 
   Arbic, Bernard J.; Upbound Downbound: The Story of the Soo Locks (Allegan Forest: Priscilla Press, 2005)  977.49 A664.

   Starmans, Barbara J.; Tracing Your Ancestors’ Lives: A Guide for Family Historians (South Yorkshire: Pen & Sword Family History, 2017)  929.1072041 S795.

   Casselberry, Brad; Plover (Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2017)   977.553 C344.

   Butenhoff, Lynn M.; Six Generations: Early Butenhoff Ancestors (Lynn M. Butenhoff, 2017)  929.2.B979.

   Michaels, Jon Paul; Collusion Under the Bridge  (Canada: Skyway Digital, 2008)  910.452 M622.

  Lee, Robert E.; Edmund Fitzgerald, 1957‐1975  (Detroit, MI: Great Lakes Maritime Institute, 1992) 910.453 L477.