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Excelsior Springs- America's Haven of Health A History of the Mineral Water Springs and Wells - Published in 1968
Author compiled by Sam C. Sherwood
Publisher Excelsior Springs Historical Museum
City Excelsior Springs
County MO
State MO
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Short biographies of Anthony W. Wyman and J. V. D. Flack DD.

Excelsior Then Changed to Siloam
MANY PHOTOS
Siloam Gardens
Empire
Spring - then later Regent Spring
Excelsior Mineral Water Company
Saratoga Springs
Superior Spring
Sulpho Saline
Seltzer Salt Soda
Lithium Magnesium Spring
Salt Syulphur Spring
Excelsior Springs Lithia
Fowlers Magniffero Spring
Crystal Lithium
Imperial Lithia Water
The Excelsior Spring
White Sulphur Spring
Hiawatha
Natrona Soda
Jones Soda
Peerless Water Co.
"Hall of Waters"
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Except the Corn Die - Published in 1975
Author Robert J. Koenig
Publisher Robert J. Koenig
City
County
State
Price $12.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Another good source of information about the tragedies and triumphs of the Saxon iLutheran mmigrants of Perry County is Except the Corn Die, a 474-page novel by Robert J. Koenig.

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Excerpts from The Claypoole Family in America Vol. II - Published in 1971
Author Compiled by Evelyn Claypool Bracken
Publisher unk
City Indiana
County PA
State PA
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
unpaginated
paperbound
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Fairview Remembered: Oral Histories of the Fairview Vicinity - A Contribution to the Celebration of the Bicentennial of The Town of Greenburgh 1788-1988 - Published in 1988
Author Peggy Gotthelf and Richard Maurice Moss
Publisher Greenburg Preservation Commission
City Fairview
County Westchester County New York
State New York
Price $15.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
"In memory of our Senior Citizens lies the history of our Town, FAIRVIEW, a section of the Town of Greenburgh, was not well represented in the library's local history collections. " This booklet contains a map of the Fairview area and oral histories by some of the senior citizens of the area.

Contents
Foreward - The Site of Greenburgh
William Roe
David Sam Mebane
Ralph Edwards
William Schmidt
Josephine Wardlaw and John Stroud
Philip M. Jenkins
The Schools of Fairview-Greenburgh
Mae Virginia Gray
Elizabeth Schmidt
Phillis W. Perry
Conclusion

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Family Gathering - A Kaelson Family Genealogy Cookbook - Published in 1978
Author Wells, Kaelson, Shook
Publisher private
City Woodland Park
County Colorado
State Colorado
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Short genealogical section
Recipes by extended family members
MANY interesting family stories

unpaginated
good condition
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Flight to Destiny-Diary of Oliver L. Parks, Founder of Parks Air College on Trip to Rome 1946 - Published in 1946
Author Oliver L. Parks
Publisher Air World Education
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $5.00 (plus $2.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
I recently bought a copy of the above booklet which is the diary of Oliver L. Parks, the founder of Parks Air College. This booklet documents his trip to Rome as a member of the party accompanying John Cardinal Glennon, Archbishop of St. Louis, to the Papal Consistory held in Rome, Italy, February 12-19, 1946.

Oliver L. Parks was born June 1899, and he was the son of Alvan and Sarah Parks. He is enumerated in the 1900 Census in Minonk, Woodford Cty, IL, and in 1930 he is enumerated with his wife Margaret in University City, MO.

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Fox Chapel - A History of an Area and Its People - Published in 1987
Author Frances C. Hardie
Publisher Financial Press Corporation
City Fox Chapel
County Pennsylvania
State Pennsylvania
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Beautiful black/white photos plus history.


Contents
Early History
Guyasuta
Rags to Riches and Back: George Croghan
The Wilderness is Settled

A Farming Community

A Suburban Community

Change and Continuity
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Genealogy of James Barefoot, Sr. and Mary Sleek (Slick) - Published in 1992
Author Kimberley Wentz
Publisher Private
City
County
State
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
The Barefoot book is a genealogy of James Barefoot, Sr, and Mary Sleek (Slick). It is 347 pages with individual and family pictures, along with the family trees, and interesting stories.

Contents
Ross History
Barefoot History
William Sleek
James Barefoot, Jr. and Mary Sleek
Rebecca Barefoot and John W. Moore
Elizabeth Barefoot and Solomon Nunamaker Hammer
Sara Bertha Barefoot and Frederick Rininger
William S. Barefoot and Dianne Heck
Isabella Barefoot and James Taylor
James Barefoot Jr. and Sarah Mickey
Mary Jane Barefoot and Alexander Vale Stanton
Margaret Barefoot and John Paul Bowers
Samuel Barefoot and Ann Marie Horne
Job Barefoot and Elizabeth Yingling
George Barefoot and Jane Hoover
Charlotte Barefoot

Book includes an index
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Genealogy of Some Old Families of Concord, Massachusetts and Their Descendants in Part to the Present Generation - Published in 1995
Author Charles Edward Potter
Publisher Heritage Books reprint of 1887 original
City Concord
County Massachusetts
State Massachusetts
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Index of Biographies

Ball,Barrett,Brooks,Brown,Bulkeley,Buttrick,Churchill,Crosby,Conant,Dana,
Daniels, Davis, Day, Everett, Farrar, Fletcher, Foster, Frothingham, Greene, Gowing, Hall, Hosmer, Hubbard, Humphrey, Hunt, Jones, Lewis, Martin, Matsell Miles, Minott, Nourse, Pierce, Potter, Prescott, Russell, Sawyer, Sever, Spalding, Swain, Taylor, True, White, Whitney, Willard, Wood, Wyman.
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Genealogy of the Baskerville Family - Published in 1912
Author Patrick Hamilton Baskerville signed by author
Publisher Wm. Ellis Jones' Sons, Inc.
City Richmond
County Virginia
State Virginia
Price $25.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This 1912 book contains an index and genealogy of the following Allied families:
Baskerville, Barber-Dennett, Norvell, Minge, Harrison, Eaton, Embry, Coleman, Gordon, Murray, Bolling, Kennon Worsham, Rolfe.
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Genealogy of the Stokes Family Descended from Thomas and Mary Stokes who settled in Burlington Cty, NJ - Published in Reprint of the 1903
Author George Haines, Charles Stokes, and compiler Richard Haines of Medford, NJ
Publisher New England Historic Genealogical Society
City
County Burlington County New Jersey
State New Jersey
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
The reprint of this historic book is based on the notes of the following:
George Haines, MD of Medford, NJ
Hon. Charles Stokes of Rancocas, NJ
Rebecca Evans of Haddonfield, NJ
Charles Engle
Howard Parry
Franklin T. Haines
N. Newlin Stokes
Isaac W. Stokes
Mary C. Tash
Alice R. Mulford
George P. Stokes
Sarah N. Haines
James W. Deacon
Rebecca S. Stackhouse
Eva Thomas
John Kirkbride
Sarah Williams
Phebe Stokes
Amanda M. Leeds
William Worth Stokes
A. M. Stackhouse from Asa Matlacks's records
Clayton Conrow
Henry J. Irick of Vincentown, NJ

This book is a treasure trove of information.

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Grace Church, Kirkwood, MO Its Story - Published in 1959 - First Edition w/ dust jacket
Author Shirley and Adele Seifert
Publisher Messenger Printing and Publishing Co.
City Kirkwood
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $15.00 (plus $4.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
History of Grace Church in Kirkwood, MO.
Some surnames in book are the following:
Bodley, Hiram Leffingwell, Richard S. Elliott, Owen Collins, Abram S. Mitchell, Thomas Walsh,
James P. Kirkwood, Gertrude and Henry Hough, Mary Mitchell, Katherine Howard Hensley,
Mrs. William T. Essex, Samuel A. Bowen, Katharine Gratz Randolph, H. Clay Hart, Wilgus,
Antoine Bierworth, J. H. Hanna, Bushnell, Woodward, Bailey, Rev. Frosh, and more.

There are lists of Rectors including Dunlop, Scheetz, Green, Potter, Wilkins, Bloy, Kevin, Ruggles, Kean, Doubleday, Steidemann that have short biographical sketches and photos.
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Great Expectations - The Story of Benicia, California - Published in 1976
Author Richard Dillon
Publisher Benicia Heritage Book, Inc.
City Benicia
County Solano County California
State California
Price $42.50 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Contents
A Place Called Suscol
A Commodious Bay
Gold Rush Port
Yankee Presidio
Political Skirmishes
Athens in the Tules
Good Old Days
Two World Wars
Color Plates
Index

Beautiful black/white photos.
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GROSS Genealogy with Related Lines-Booker Linton - Published in 1986
Author Edward Scott Farrelly
Publisher Genealogical Research and Productions of St. Louis
City
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $45.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
There are photos of the following:
Louis Gross, Jacob Gross, Catherin White Gross, Rachel Haslett Gross, Jacob Gross, Paul Jones Booker, Caroline Linton Gross, Dr. Moses Lewis Linton, A. R. Booker Linton, Robert Haslett Gross, Edward L. Gross, Ann Rachel Gross, Mark Stanislas Gross, Solomon William Gross, Margaret C. G. Kelly, Cordelia G. Farrelly, William Hickley Gross, Francis L. Gross, and Marie Agnes G. Smith, the Allenton, MO farm house, the Gross house on Circle Drive in Normandy, MO.

This book also contains family trees, map of Alsace, France, funeral sermons, wedding invitations, newspaper articles, and so much more.

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Happy Days are Here Again - Published in 1933
Author Jack Ryan and H. W. Lanigan
Publisher Con P. Curran
City St. Louis
County MO
State MO
Price $25.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Jack Ryan, the Big Joker, and H. W. Lanigan, the Ace of Sports, reminisce of good old St. Louis of the gay '90's and early 1900's.
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Henry Hostetler Heritage and Story 1868-1981 - Published in 1981
Author Dorothy Hostetler Raber and Esther Hostetler Stutzman
Publisher Berlin Printing
City
County IN
State IN
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Table of Contents
Forward - Dorothy Hostetler Raber
Chart - Drawn by George Hostetler
Massacre- Copied from Harvey Hostetler History
Katie Helmuth Stories
Junior Hostetler Story
Violet Troyer Story
Beaulah Mast Miller Story
Fannie Hostetler Story
Brownsville, Texas Story by John Helmuth
Orris Stutzman Story
Sol Hostetler Story
Dorothy Raber Story
Esther Stutzman Story
Pauline Hostetler Stutzman
Tillie John Story
Pictures of the Hostetler families
Songs
Index
Experiences in World War II - Freeman Hostetler
Henry Stutzman and Elsie Stutzman Yoder- Story and Poem
Erma Hostetler Stutzman - About the Compiling of this Book
Esther Hostetler Stutman - To the Readers of the Hostetler History
In Memory of Deborah Louis Stutzman - Paul A. Stutzman

Detailed Family History
Black/White Photos
Index
Surnames:
MAST
HOSTETLER
GRABILL
MILLER
LENEHAN
STUTZMAN
WEAVER
HERSHBERGER
SWARTZENTRUBER
TROYER
HELMUTH
GINGERICH
SHAFFER
KANDEL
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Heritage of the Bevo Area - Book Three - Published in 1989
Author Bevo Historical Society
Publisher Bevo Historical Society
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $20.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Memories and photos of Bevo area merchants and residents from 1900-1970.
Table of Contents
Brinkman Realty
Fischer's Shoe Store
Francis Realty
Lost: One Boyhood Down by the Gravois
St. John's Lutheran Church
Biehler Family
Whiting Family
Ehrhard Family
Reichert Family
Husgen Family
Grant State Bank
Gravois Underpass
Parkmoor
World War II
Gravois Post Office
Those Were the Days
What's in a Street Name?
Gardenville School
Fire Department

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Herrin, Illinois - 75 Years - Published in 1975
Author
Publisher Optic Arts printed by Print Mart of Mitchell, IL
City Herrin
County Illinois
State Illinois
Price $10.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This booklet was published to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Herrin, Illinois in 1975.
It contains some historical photos and articles courtesy of the Chamber of Commerce.

Some articles are the following:
Mining by Julia Bruce
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel by Father Bernard Mongon
A Man with a Plan - Joseph Helleny
Sphinx
The Mail
Comerio's
Herrin Hospital
Methodism
The History of Herrin
Christopher Industries
Banking by Julia Bruce
We Have the Old and the New since 1902 - R. A. Karr Drug Store
The Boy Scouts
The Baptist Church
The Store and Herrin Post Office by Julia Mitchell Etherton
Loyalty Day Parade
Finance America by Lou Alegnani
The Girls Scouts
Zwick's
A. J. Will's Coca Cola Plant
Schools
and more
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Historic Bardstown and My Old Kentucky Souvenir Edition - Published in Unknown
Author Printed and published for J. Dan Talbott, Bardstown, KY
Publisher Standard Printing Co of Louisville, KY
City Bardstown
County Kentucky
State Kentucky
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This booklet provides many historic photos and information about Bardstown.
Some of its contents are listed below:
St. Joseph's Church and its paintings
Short histories of the churches and educational institutions
Good Roads
The Old Kentucky Home
John Fitch
Nazareth and the Sisters of Charity
Gethsemani and the Trappists
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Historical Saint Charles, Missouri - Published in 1967
Author Edna McElhiney Olson
Publisher privately published
City St, Charles
County MO
State MO
Price $25.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Beautifully illustrated history of St. Charles, MO with photos of many historical buildings including those that no longer exist.

108 pages
excellent condition
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Historical Sketches of Pend Oreille County as Related by Some of its Pioneers - Published in 1979
Author Compiled by M. Claire Howe
Publisher 2nd Print, Miner Print
City
County Pend Oreille Washington
State Washington
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Some people and places in this 88 page booklet are the following:
Zigler homestead
Joseph Fea
Edgar Vawter (Band)
Hohneck Mining
George Harvey - miner
George Kubota
Elmer Hoage - prospector
Napoleon LeClerc
George Tiger - Ione
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History of Carondelet - Published in 1991
Author Nini Harris
Publisher The Patrice Press
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This book was sponsored by Southern Commercial Bank to encourage appreciation o9f the unique history and heritage of its Carondelet neighborhood.

Table of Contents
Creole Outpost
Early American Days
Law and Order
French Sisters Arrive
St. Louis Satellite
Season of Fear
Antebellum Suburbia
Civil War
An Uneasy Peace
Revolution in Education
Romanesque Carondelet
The Better Things in Life
Over There
Booming Twenties
Depression
World War II
When the Boys Came Home
Restoring Our Past
A Century of Character

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History of Centre & Clinton Counties, PA - Published in 1975 reprint of the 1883 original with INDEX
Author John Blair Linn
Publisher Unigraphic Inc.
City
County Centre and Clinton Pennsylvania
State Pennsylvania
Price $50.00 (plus $8.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This book is a genealogist's dream book. It is full of illustration and information about people and places in Centre and Clinton Counties in Pennsylvania. There are 261 biographies. Many have photos.

The book has a subject and surname index. There are 672 pages of info plus another 200 plus pages with the indices.

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History of Des Peres School and Susan E. Blow's Kindergarten - Published in 1989
Author Carondelet Historic Society
Publisher Carondelet Historic Society
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $5.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This is the history of the Des Peres School and the kindergarten of Susan Blow.

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History of Emmet County, Iowa Volume III Families in the County prior to 1946 - Published in 1976
Author Emmet County Historical Society
Publisher Inter Collegiate Press
City
County Emmet County Iowa
State Iowa
Price $40.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
I bought this book because it has 400 pages of family biographies in it with an index.
This book would be a treasure trove of information for anyone with ties to Emmet County, Iowa.

Table of Contents
Historic Tour of Emmet County
Cities, Towns and Settlements
Rural Life
Churches
Schools
Organizations
Recreation
Picture Gallery
BIOGRAPHIES p. 60-456
Memorial
Index

Some surnames in this volume: Aalborg, Assby, Albee, Alexander, Allen, Amdahl, Anderson, Andre, Andreasen, Andrews, AnAnfinson, Aveny, Ayers, Baker, Bale, Balmer, Bammer, Barbas, Barnes, Bassett, Bauman, Beatrom, Beatty, Beauman, Behrends, Bemis, Calham, Campbell, Carey, Carlson, Case, Cayler, Chambers, Christensen, Clark, Cummins, Dahle, Dahna, Danielson, Davis, Demoney, Dickenson, Doolittle, Doughty, Dykdahl, Eastman, and many, many more.

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