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LaPorte, Indiana 1832-1982 Now and Then - Published in 1982
Author Unknown
Publisher
City LaPorte
County LaPorte Indiana
State Indiana
Price $32.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
I recently bought a copy of this 150th anniversary book about LaPorte, Indiana. The book is full of history, maps, and old photographs. There were only 2500 copies printed in 1982. I believe it is a treasure trove of information for family history researchers.

Some of the Headlines
Downtown Mall - Almost
County Jail
Courthouse
Maple Lane Mall
Discount Store
Hospital
Door Prairie Barn
Old Factories
Civic Leaders
LaPorte Theatre
E Street Hospital
Sonneborn Building
Woolen Mills
Fannie Sommerfield
Potawatomi
Lincoln Way Merchants
Kessler's Furniture
LaPorte's Hospital- Long History
LaPorte's Political Leaders
Dick Bell
John Hiler
LaPorte's History Linked
Bands and Musicians
School Consolidation
Businesses and Plants
Assembly Lines
Coddington's
The Bitter Strike of 1946
1956 Water Ski Championship
Maple City Bus
LaPorte Sports Celebrities
Kingsburg Ordnance Plant
LaPorte Aircrafts Company
Coleman Company
Reid-Murdock Candy Company
Tibma's Bakery
Kramer and Sons
Allis-Chalmers
Rumely Ideal and Crew
State Champion Drum and Bugle Corps
Admiral Ingersol
Civic Auditorium
Fox Tin Tray from LaPorte Woolen Mills
Mayor Lem Darrow
Famous Musicians
Dr. E. A. Rumely
and much more.

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Legacy of Lions: The History of University City - Published in 1981
Author Nini Harris
Publisher The Historical Society of University City
City University City
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Table of Contents
University City Architecture: A Photographic Essay
A Place to Dream On
Frenchmen, Farmers and Fillies
Medicines, Magazines and More!
Fair Days and a Fair Beginning
Lewis Triumphant - Lewis Bankrupt
Reviving Hope: Heman, Ward and Flynn
Teacups, Theater and the Twenties
Political Squabbles and Popsicles
Pluralism, Public Works and Public Progress
New Charter, New Homes, New City
"Think of Us as People"
Up Again - The Last Ten Years
Footnotes
Bibliographical Note
Streetmap of University City
Index
Acknowledgements
Contributors
Credits

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Lengel Family - Published in 1978
Author Ida Catherine Lengel Vincent
Publisher self published
City
County Berks PA
State PA
Price $50.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Lengel, Kitt, Katzaman, Feggon, Fehler, Wrenick, Dundore, Fromm, Cook, Haynes, Oakes, Greenthal, Putt, Stahl
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Like Grandma Said & Introducing Grandpa Mayo - Published in 1993
Author Cora Mayo Mullins & J.G.M.
Publisher Unknown
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $10.00 (plus $2.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
I recently bought three booklets. The first booklet is about Marion Judson Mayo who married Rosa Bradley. He was 47 and she was 31. They were married by the Rev Robert Foster Bradley, Rosa's father. Marion Mayo was offered a job teaching psychology at Harris Teacher's College in St. Louis. This booklet was written by Cora Mayo Mullins in 1993.

The second booklet (I have two copies)is entitled "Like Grandma Said" by one of her sons-in-law. The booklet contains many of her favorite sayings, as well as, references to people from her married life.

I would like to connect these booklets with a family member or family researcher. Please contact me if you have an interest in them.

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Like It Was- A Family History - Published in 1976
Author Dorothy Hussmann Schertel
Publisher Nabor News Inc.
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $20.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
Chiefly a history of the W.G. Hussmann family. William Gerhard Hussmann was born in New Orleans, Louisiaina. He married first Emma Lauff. They were the parents of three children. He married second Else Catherine Rex 18 July 1905. They were the parents of seven children, five of whom grew to adulthood. William died in 1926. Else died in 1961. In 1957 there were seven living children (from both of William's marriages), twenty-one grandchildren, and seven great- grandchildren. Most of the family live in Illinois and Missouri.

This book is brand new and unread.


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Lincoln County, Missouri Pictorial History, Volume 1, Number ! - Published in 1975
Author Williams, Clare, and Jackson
Publisher Troy Free Press
City
County Lincoln MO
State MO
Price $20.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
70 pages of photos

Lincoln County Churches Past and Present - History and photos

140 pages
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Living in Kentucky - Published in 1962
Author Mary Ida Williams
Publisher Perry Publishing Co
City Frankfort
County KY
State KY
Price $20.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
95 pages, listing and description of historic homes in Kentucky, such as Albert Sidney Johnson and Orlando Bulter.
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Logan County Pictorial History - Published in 2000
Author Paul E. Gleason and Paul J. Beaver
Publisher G. Bradley Publishing of St. Louis, MO
City
County Logan Illinois
State Illinois
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Index

Table of Contents
Introduction
Early Agriculture
Atlanta
Beason
Broadwell
Burtonview
Chestnut
Cornland
Elkhart
Emden
The 50's in Logan County
Hartsburg
Lake Fork
Latham
Lawndale
Middletown
Mount Pulaski
New Holland
San Jose
Lincoln
Epilogue
Adknowlegements and Dedication
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Loyal Daughters: One Hundred Years at Mississippi University for Women 1884-1984 - Published in 1984
Author Bridget Smith Pieschel and Stephen Robert Pieschel
Publisher University Press of Misssissippi
City Columbus
County Lowndes County Mississippi
State Mississippi
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This centennial history of Mississippi University for Women is filled with historic information and
beautiful photos. If you have an ancestor who attended this school or lived in Columbus, MS, you
will find this a real treasure trove.
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Making of an Author- From the Momentos of Mari Sandoz- Book I - Published in 1972
Author Caroline Sandoz Pifer - signed by the author
Publisher Gordon Journals
City Gordon
County Nebraska
State Nebraska
Price $20.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This is a 68 page soft cover book with many black/white photos covering the life of author Mari Sandoz.

Some surnames in the book: Mary Zark, Martha Sandoz Petersen, Mrs. Florence Beckler, Pat Dalton family, Marie Dugan, Marie Alice Suzetta Macumber, Hazel Tucker, Frank Wildman, Mrs. Hunzicker, Ott and Bill Hunzicker, Stinette, Oliver Hamilton, Lawrence Macumber, Albert Modisett, Frank Broome, Jules and Kary Kicken Sandoz Jr., Lucy Barrows, Tom Quinn, Johnny Myers, Roy Dille, Mrs. Joseph Polak, Van Vleet, Mamie Meredith, Dorothy Switzer, Louis Pochon, Johnny Burrows, Esther and Felix Sandoz, Melvin Van den Bark.

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May 1947 Beacon Magazine of the Ohio Oil Co. - Published in 1947
Author Robert L. Hazlett and Gene Price
Publisher Ohio Oil Company
City Findlay
County OH
State OH
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This magazine lists the Roll of Honor of the Ohio Oil Company
men who served in the armed forces of the country in WWII.

Contains family stories and photos. Some surnames are the following:
Quigley, Montague, Layman, Williams, Curry Gamble
Teague, Fasig and more.
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Memories of C.P.S Cmp Days 1941-1947 and World War I 1917-1919 Vol 1 - Published in 1997
Author Mose A. Sschlabach and John A. Erb
Publisher Carlisle Printing
City
County OH
State OH
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Civilian Public Service
Conscientious Objectors

INSIDE:
Introduction
Foreward
Table of Contents C.P.S
Story 1 Mose A. Schlabach
Story 2 Jacob E. Mast
Story 3 John A. Erb
Story 4 Eli A. Weaver
Story 5 Roman A. Raber and the Doris Dean Story
Story 6 Neal C. Miller
Story 7 Wayne D. Troyer
Story 8 Ezra Y. Miller
Story 9 Roman A. Yoder
Story 10 Noah M. Mast
Story 11 Emanuel H. Beachy
Story 12 Dan E Schlabach
Story 13 Myron Gerber
Story 14 Reuben Hamsher
Story 15 Jacob E. Chupp
Story 16 Albert J. Beachy
Story 17 Dan R. Troyer
Story 18 Dan E. Miller
Story 19 A Cattle boat trip
Table of Contents: WW1
Story 1 Rudy Yoder
Story 2 David A Troyer
Story 3 Christ Hershberger
Story 4 Addona Mullet
Story 5 Henry M. Beachy
Story 6 John V. Erb
Story 7 Amos N. Imperatrice
Story 8 Franz and Maria Hobrath

Surnames
YODER
TROYER
HERSHBERGER
MULLET
BEACHY
ERB
WEAVER
MAST
SCHLABACH
GERBER
HOBRATH
IMPERATRICE
MILLER
CHUPP
HAMSHER
RABER
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Mesa, Arizona Our Town 1878-1978 Centennial Edition - Published in 1978
Author unk
Publisher Mesa Public Schools
City Mesa
County AZ
State AZ
Price $10.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Contents

The Long Departed Inhabitants
The Jones (Lehi) Company
The Mesa Company
A Town in the Desert
Early Growth
Life in Mesa
Historical Buildings and Sites
Mesa Churches
Mesa'sSchools
Mesa's Cultural Growth
Water Resources and Agriculture
Development of Transportation and Communication
Industrial Growth
City Government
Epilogue
Index
Maps and Charts
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Missouri Sketch Book - Published in 1963
Author Clifton Edom
Publisher Lucas Brothers Publishing
City Columbia
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $30.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
I recently bought this book because I believe a researcher will find it of value. The book is a collection of research which was compiled, edited, and written by Clifton Edom. There are copies of maps, photographs, newspaper articles, and chronologies of events.

Please contact me if you have an interest in this amazing book.

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Kathy Wieland in St. Louis, MO
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Mitchell Family History - Published in 1971
Author J. Montgomery Seaver
Publisher American Historical - Genealogical Society
City
County
State
Price $10.00 (plus $2.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
39 pages
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Moberly Fifty Years Ago and Today - Published in 1991 reprint (I believe)
Author John E. Lynch, compiler
Publisher Randolph County Historical Society
City Moberly
County Randolph MO
State MO
Price $30.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
unpaginated
Very good condition

Short biographical sketches of influential Moberly men and women.
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Monsanto Magazine - Published in 1939
Author Howard A. Marple, editor
Publisher Monsanto Chemical Company
City St. Louis
County Missouri
State Missouri
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
This magazine has articles relating to industries in 1939.
Table of Contents
War Means Years of Blackouts by Charles Belknap
War Profits Didn't Stick by Edwin J. Cunningham
Lemon Wood to Longbow by Wm C. Maxwell and Prescott Sandidge
Leather-Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow by Fred O'Flaherty
Guiding Lights for Highways
Air-and the Rest is Rubber by Joseph P. Quine
What's News in Plastics
The New Pine Home in the West by Charles L. Fetzner
Chemical Quiz
Six Months' Report by Edgar M. Queeny
Aerial Attack on Fire
Do You Know?
Current Events of the Greater Monsanto Folks: Dr. C. A. Thomas, Glen Scott, E. J. Cunningham, Osborne Bezanson, C. E. Severens, A. L. Gardner, Emma Kuppinger, John C. Brooks, david Theodore Dubbink, Ted Dubbink, Cliff Saunders and Mildred Kay of St. Louis, Girls of the St. Louis General office-Mrs. George Kuzmich, Anne Gorath, Janet Fancher, Mary Koziatek, Dorothy Lewis, Agnes Simpson, Mildred Waeckerle, Katherine Lindley, Helen Hinds, Grace Flesch, Juanita Cox, Florence Randolph, Myrl Morrison, Evelyn Bigham, Mr/Mrs L. J. Swantner, Mr/Mrs Robert Dickey, Stanley Peel, Malcolm L. Keiser, Earlene Starnes, Tom Chenier, photos from the Nitro picnic-James F. Roe, Raymond Dent, James Melton, Bill Wilson, Robert Tormey, St. Louis Picnic-C. Whitworth, Mrs. Francis Carter, Isabel Alexander, Billie Diebold, Thelma Rice, Rose Bieler, Rose Krizo, Mildred Sax, Mr/Mrs F. E. Kopacky, John Roilie, Bill Petty, Steve Stasiak, John Ligon, Marie Hurt, St. Louis Colored Picnic-Ellis Billingsley-son of Clem Billingsley, Elvis Caldwell and Marvin Caldwell, Louise Caldwell, Marie Young, Alice Lewis, Lee Thor Haney, G. W. Smith, Lloyd Robinson, Luther May Richy, Lulu May Barkin, Rosie Lee Stevenson, Bobby May, Monroe Jones, William Caldwell, Nancy Caldwell, Andrew and Nina Jones, Arthur Jones, Samuel Lee McElroy, Frank Johnson, and Joe Caldwell.

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Motion Study: A Method for Increasing the Efficiency of the Workman - Published in 1911
Author Frank B. Gilbreth with an introduction by Robert Thurston Kent
Publisher D. Van Nostrand Company
City
County
State
Price $100.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
116 pages
also included are 37 pages of the D. Von Nostrand Catalog

This book is authored by the Father featured in the book "Cheaper by the Dozen".
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Mount Vernon, Indiana 1816-1991 175th Birthday - Published in 1991
Author Brown and Bell
Publisher Unknown
City Mount Vernon
County IN
State IN
Price $22.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Limited edition of copies
88 pages - Excellent condition

Contents
Mount Vernon, Indiana - Founding and Early Life
The Early Years
Andrew McFadin, Sr. - The Father of Mount Vernon
From McFadin's Fluff to County Seat - Mount Vernon's Early Years
Pass in Review
Impact of the ohio River on the Development of Mount Vernon
Sherburne Park
The 1937 Flood
Mount Vernon's Alert Program
Mount Vernon's Business District in the 1860's
Churches - Yesterday and Today
Line of Dimes
The Posey County Memorial Coliseum
From Any Window
The Years of Business and Industry in Mount Vernon
Schools
Keck-Gonnerman Co.
Mount Vernon's Black History
Robin Hill
New Year's Eve
The Fire Department
President Harry Truman Visits Mount Vernon
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Musings of a Hermit at Three Score and Ten Historical Sketches of the Waccamaw Neck - Published in 1982 Second Printing
Author Clarke A. Willcox - Signed by Author with inscription
Publisher The Hermitage, Murrells Inlet, SC
City
County North Carolina
State North Carolina
Price $15.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
165 pages
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My Family Chronicle - Published in 1983
Author Mary Virginia Kiehl
Publisher Johnston Letter Company
City
County
State
Price $10.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
This is the family history written by Mary Virginia Spear Kiehl tracing both her maternal
and paternal sides plus her family history from 1910-1983.

Willard Morgan Spear and Mary Chapman Isham were her parents.


Isham, Camp, Phillips are some of the surnames in this book.
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New York Alien Residents 1825-1848 - Published in 1998
Author Scott and Conway
Publisher Genealogical Publishing Co
City
County New York
State New York
Price $10.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
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Northern Township Franklin County, Illinois: A History, Volume Two - Published in Unknown
Author David E. Goss
Publisher Unknown
City
County Franklin County Illinois
State Illinois
Price $40.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Contents
Township Government
Practicing Medicine
Businesses
Cemeteries and Funerals
Citizens

This 652 page book is packed with information and historic photos. It also contains obituaries and an excellent bibliography useful to family researchers.

There is no index, but the obituaries are in alphabetical order.

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Oakland County Book of History - Published in
Author Staff of 100 Writers and Arthur A Hagman (Editor)
Publisher unk
City
County Oakland MI
State MI
Price $60.00 (plus $5.00 postage and handling)
Notes:
Contents
623 pages

black and white pictures inside

Chapter 1
The Indians
The Early Explorers
Chapter 2
Early History
Chapter 3
Later History
Somerset Park
Chapter 4
Michigan Governors
Oakland County Legislators
Chapter 5
County Departments
Chapter 6
Beautiful Buildings of Oakland Cty
Chapter 7
Cities of Oakland County
Chapter 8
Townships of Oakland County
Chapter 9
Villages of Oakland Cty
Chapter 10
Schools
Chapter 11
Automotive
Chapter 12
Parks and Rec
Chapter 13
Railroad and Air
Chapter 14
Newspaper Pages (Historic)
Chapter 15
Economics
Chapter 16
Detroit Edison, Telephone Growth
Chapter 17
Future
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Odd Fellows Orphans Home of Illinois 1921 - Published in 1921
Author Odd Fellows Orphans Home
Publisher Odd Fellows Orphans Home
City Lincoln
County Logan IL
State IL
Price $30.00 (plus $3.50 postage and handling)
Notes:
1907- Pearl Grimes

1908- Lucile White

1911- Alfred Magnusson

1912- Opal Dobbs, William and Anna Cherry McGill

1913- Cecelia and Abraham Weinstein

1914- Mary Hammel, Evelyn and Signe Singdahlsen, Carl E. and Hazel Legge, Ellis and Lee Voyles, Rethe and Alice Casner, Charles and Ruth and Elza and Sherman Lloyd, Clara Pierce

1915-Raymond Auler, Mablel Antle, Agnes and Opal and Mildred Newton, Alice Giberson

1916-Oswald and Mildred and Marie Kraay, Reda and Nellie Lamb, Bennie Holmes, Virginia and Garfield Croon, Robert Dickey, Lyle Robert Fulk, Eugene Baggott, Mary and Estella and Lawrence Littlejohn, Alice and Hubert and Herbert Hindman, Paul Tumbleson, Majorie and Kenneth Ray, Paul and Thomas and Charles and Eunice Sollars

1917- Mildred and George and Hazel and Lela Harford, Samuel Scott, Lake Stewart, William Alfred Brown, Donald and Ernest Lind, Harvey and Philip Hindman, Opal Pearl Turner, Imogene Edwards

1918-Reuben and Albert Johnson, Homer and Ola Collier, Roy E. Hindman, Eugenia and Norma and Angelo Capizzani, Jessie and Jean Rye, Annie and Novella and Clyde McKinney, Dorothy and Fred and Carma and Earl Castner, Arthur and Lester Frederickson, Clara and Mary and Sarah Ewing, Russell and Francis Peddicord, Rocco and Donato La Valle, Ethel and George and Eva Shadowens, Mary Elizabeth White, Juel Heyland

1919- Curtis Ehrhart, Mildred and Ruth and Euresa Hurley, Blanche and Leslie Adkinson, Ray Smith, James and Gladys and Mabel Williams, Victor and Eileen Payne, Jessie and Harry Laswell, Charles and John Glick, Letha and Eva Smith, Velma and Wanda Pottorff, Harold and Andrew and Leonard Major, John W and Lester E Suggett

1920- Isabel Littlejohn, Jack E and Eva E Walker, Thelma and Ruby Pemberton, George and Lou Harris, William and Francis Hobbs, Edith and John Trogila, Charles Ewing, Amerial and George Whitney, Evelyn Swofford, Loran and Pauline G and Lylbren Miller, Stella Mae Rye, Raymond and Ralph and Thelma and Evelyn Keen, Robert Honn, Raymond Roehlk, Beulah Heyland, Ada and Joseph Morris, William Legge

1921- Milton Duncan, Thelma Marsh, Charles and Clara and Palmer Schreiber, Lionel Turner, Alvin Barnes, Clarence McKinney, Dorothy and Lucille Mockler, Robbin Bristow, Lebern Miller, Jesse Smith, Albert and Sophia Ripple, Freda and Harold Ruffner, Frank and Jeanett and William and Loraine Johannisohn, Margaret Honziker
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