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1 Alexander, Frederick Warren STRATFORD HALL AND THE LEES CONNECTED WITH ITS HISTORY Biographical, Genealogical and Historical
Oak Grove Frederick Warren Alexander 1912 First Edition Hardcover Fine 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
332 pages; Clean and tight in original light blue cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and color onlay at front board. Bright, tight and excellent condition. Stratford Hall Plantation in Westmoreland County, Virginia, was the home of four generations of the Lee family of Virginia, including two signers of the Declaration of Independence, and it was the birthplace of Robert Edward Lee (180770), who commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia during the American Civil War, and then became the president of Washington College, which later became Washington and Lee University. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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THE HISTORICAL MEMORIAL OF THE CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY OF THE PRESBYTERY OF HUNTINGDON  held at Huntingdon, PA., April 9, 1893, Authority of the Presbytery
2 Authority of the Presbytery THE HISTORICAL MEMORIAL OF THE CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY OF THE PRESBYTERY OF HUNTINGDON held at Huntingdon, PA., April 9, 1893
Philadelphia J.B. Lippincott 1896 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 4to 11" - 13" tall 
422 pages; Former owner's name on first blank, otherwise clean and tight in original blue cloth binding with bright gilt lettering at spine and front cover, minor rubbing to spine ends and lower corners. Number 689 out of a limited edition. Illustrated with many black and white photographs. I. Programme of the Centennial Anniversary; II. Histories of 76 individual churches; III. History of the Sunday Schools of the Presbytery by D.H. Campbell; IV. Woman's Foreign Missionary Work of the Presbytery for One Hundred Years by Catherine W. Stewart; V. Woman's Foreign Missionary Society of the Huntingdon Presbytery by N.D. Orbison; VI. Woman's Home Missionary Society of the Presbytery of Huntingdon ; VII. Woman's Home Missionary Work of the Presbytery for One Hundred Years by Julia A. Dorris; VIII. Historical Sketch of the Young People's Work by H.G. Finley; IX. Growth and Development of Young People's Work by H.G. Furbay; X. A List of All Ministers for the Century; XI. List of Stated Clerks; Index. Large heavy book requires additional charge for Piority or international shipping. 
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THE LAWYERS AND JUDGES BIOGRAPHY RECORDER, Beale, Cyrus Wendell
3 Beale, Cyrus Wendell THE LAWYERS AND JUDGES BIOGRAPHY RECORDER
Richmond, VA American Biographic Society 1928 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good Folio 
With a foreword by Hon. John W. Davis of the New York City Bar. Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, some toning at upper right corner, otherwise near fine in original stiff card portfolio (very good) laid into original box (box lid is worn and rubbed with spitting at two corners and dust soiling). An interesting relic of the early 20th century efforts by the American Biography Society to encourage people (in this case Lawyers and Judges) to record their life stories and ancestry for the future. There are outline forms to fill in every detail of education, legal career, physiognomy, marriage and children and genealogy, etc. 
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Kentucky before Boone - The Siouan People, Beckner, Lucien
4 Beckner, Lucien Kentucky before Boone - The Siouan People
Frankfort Kentucky Historical Society 1948 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 46 No. 154 January 1948; 81 pages; A fourteen page article in the January 1948 issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Contents include: Governor Earle C. Clements - A Biographical Sketch by Dr. W. R. Jillson; Kentucky Before Boone - The Siouan People by Lucien Beckner; Confederate Letters; Kentucky Confederates Buried at Camp Douglas; State Archives, Casey County Deaths; Queries: A Branch of the Kentucky Logans; Bible Record of Robert and Frances Harris. Society Reports and Book Reviews. 
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The McVay-McVeigh-McVey Family Archives Quarterly - Volume II (Parts 1,2,3,4), Brooks, Agnes McVeigh
5 Brooks, Agnes McVeigh The McVay-McVeigh-McVey Family Archives Quarterly - Volume II (Parts 1,2,3,4)
Norman, OK Self Published 1976 First Edition 3-ring binder Very Good 4to 
650 pages; Contains the complete four issues from 1976 of The McVay-McVeigh-McVey Family Archives Quarterly; loose leaf housed in a yellow three ring binder. Clean but for a few paperclip marks. Pagination: 100; 101-200; 200-400; 150. Quite scarce genealogical publication. Not yet available in electronic form as far as we can discern. An opportunity. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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6 Clark, Raymond B. Cecil County Maryland - 1800 Census
Baltimore Maryland Genealogical Society 1972 Paperback Very Good+ 4to 
24 pages; Contents clean and tight in original yellow printed wrappers. A listing of the residents of Cecil County, MD in the year 1800 
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MAGGIE'S AMERICAN DREAM  The Life and Times of a Black Family, Comer, James P. ; [SIGNED to Katharine Graham]
7 Comer, James P. ; [SIGNED to Katharine Graham] MAGGIE'S AMERICAN DREAM The Life and Times of a Black Family
New York New American Library 1988 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 8vo Signed by Author
Autograph; Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on ffep to Katharine Graham -- Katharine Graham (1917-2001) was the Publisher, and later, Chairman of the Board of the Washington Post Company. She was a noted Washington hostess, whose dinner table served so many of the powerful, influential and interesting people during their tenure in the Nation's Capitol. ; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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8 Graff, Harry ; (Supervisor Ohio WPA) SPRINGFIELD AND CLARK COUNTY OHIO
Springfield Springfield Tribune 1941 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
136 pages; A scarce book produced by the Ohio Writers' Project under the WPA. Clean and tight in the original red buckram binding with bright gilt lettering at spine and front board. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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NORTH CAROLINA WILLS AND INVENTORIES, Grimes, J. Bryan
9 Grimes, J. Bryan NORTH CAROLINA WILLS AND INVENTORIES
Raleigh Edwards and Broughton 1912 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
587 pages; compiled from Original and Recorded Wills and Inventories in the Office of the Secretary of State. Clean and tight in original tan buckram binding with gilt lettering at spine and front cover. A vast resource for local history and genealogy ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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10 Heck, A. J. ; (Editor) THE PRAIRIE GLEANER - Fifty-four (54) Issues of this West Central Missori Genealogical Quarterly (1978-1990)
West Central Missouri Genealogical Society 1978 First Edition Paperback Very Good 4to 
Clean and tight in original yellow printed wrappers, one issue has a stain on front wrapper. 54 issues of this periodocal. Not quite a run, lacks 6 quarterly issues and 5 index volumes (if there were such for every year). Each quarterly Issue of The Prairie Gleaner contains at least 28 pages of genealogical material here-to-fore unpublished or that is not readily available. This material includes records from Missouri counties of Bates, Benton, Cass, Henry, Jackson, Johnson, Lafayette, Pettis, Saline, and St. Clair, in each issue. The Issues are published in January, April, July and October. Missing issues include: Vol. 15:3; Vol. 17;4; Vol. 19, 2; Vol. 20;2 & 4; Vol. 21:4; and index for Vols. 9, 11, 14, 19, 21. Requires additional shipping charge. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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EARLY CLERGY OF PENNSYLVANIA AND DELAWARE, Hotchkin, Rev. S. F.
11 Hotchkin, Rev. S. F. EARLY CLERGY OF PENNSYLVANIA AND DELAWARE
Philadelphia P.W. Ziegler & Co. 1890 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo 
280 pages; Former owner's institutional bookplate on front pastedown and former owner's name and Ashville, Virginia on ffep, otherwise clean and tight in original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Faded at spine with slight shadow of a label near base. OCLC: 2220692 A history of the Swedish Clergy in Pennsylvania collected from articles mostly from "The Standard of The Cross and The Church". Chapters on the Swedish clergy, Bishops of Pennsylvania, churches, Bishops of Delaware, Delaware clergy, St. Peter's church, St. James's church, St. Paul's church, Trinity church (Oxford), Church of the Epiphany, etc. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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Bibliography of Lexington, Kentucky, Jillson, Dr. W. R.
12 Jillson, Dr. W. R. Bibliography of Lexington, Kentucky
Frankfort Kentucky Historical Society 1946 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 44, No. 149, October 1946; 85 pages; A 32 page article in the October 1946 issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Contents include: Campbell County Burial Grounds and Church Cemeteries; Bibliography of Lexington, Kentucky; Franklin County, KY Newspapers; State Archives Vital Statistics for Butler County, etc. 
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Bibliography of Lower Blue Licks, Kentucky, Jillson, Dr. W. R.
13 Jillson, Dr. W. R. Bibliography of Lower Blue Licks, Kentucky
Frankfort Kentucky Historical Society 1945 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 43 No. 142 January 1945; 80 pages; A fifty-two page article in the January 1945 issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Contents include: Allen County Vital Statistics (1852-1862); Bibliography of Lower Blue Licks, Kentucky; General James Ray - Family and Fortune; etc. 
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THE LOKER FAMILY OF ST. MARY'S COUNTY, MARYLAND, Kilbourne, John Dwight
14 Kilbourne, John Dwight THE LOKER FAMILY OF ST. MARY'S COUNTY, MARYLAND
Anundsen Publishing 1999 Hardcover Fine 8vo Signed by Author
Autograph; SIGNED by the AUTHOR on titlepage. As new. OCLC: 43596735 George Loker was born in 1766 to William Loker and his wife, Elizabeth Parrott Smith, in St. Mary's County. In 1771, Loker inherited half of his father's plantation, with the other half, including the manor house, going to his brother, William Jr. Their father's will divided the plantation "at a Branch lying on the north side of my Dwelling House, Commonly called the persimmon tree Branch, and from thence with a Line Drawn west to the uttermost line of my Land the Dwelling part to be Williams, and the other to be Georges, & George to have the Liberty of the marsh adjoining Williams part." A member of the St. Mary's County militia in 1794, George Loker resided on his inherited land, "Hawling's Manor," in St. Michaels Hundred. In 1800 and 1810, the only other member of Loker's household was a white woman over forty-five years old, possibly his mother.5 In 1813, Loker purchased Manning's Hold in Ridge, in St. Inigoes District (as shown in an 1865 map, left), overlooking the Potomac River to the south and Smith Creek to the west. ; Signed by Author; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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PIONEERING WITH BEVILLE AND RELATED FAMILIES IN SOUTH CAROLINA, GEORGIA AND FLORIDA - Their Lives, Times, and Descendants, Lichliter, Asselia Strobhar
15 Lichliter, Asselia Strobhar PIONEERING WITH BEVILLE AND RELATED FAMILIES IN SOUTH CAROLINA, GEORGIA AND FLORIDA - Their Lives, Times, and Descendants
Washington Beville Publications 1982 Hardcover As New 4to 11" - 13" tall 
791 pages; Some allied families: Candler, Daly, Gaenett, King, Scruggs, Strobhar, Swilley and others; The Gaschet de Lisle Connection. Clean and tight in original bright red cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine, folding map at rear. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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EARLY DAYS OF WASHINGTON  Illustrated by seventy-five engravings from photographs, Mackall, S. Somerville
16 Mackall, S. Somerville EARLY DAYS OF WASHINGTON Illustrated by seventy-five engravings from photographs
Washington The Neale Company 1899 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo 
328 pages; Clean and tight in original burgundy cloth binding with gilt coat of arms on front board, gilt lettering rubbed from spine, publisher's name inked out on title. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, mostly taken by the author. Sally Somerville Mackall begins with the establishment of Washington as the seat of government, then traces the history of Washington and Georgetown with particular attention to her ancestors, e.g., the Beal family, the Mackall family and their friends and acquaintances. 
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Recollections of Civil War Times in Kentucky, Maltby, Mary Breckinridge
17 Maltby, Mary Breckinridge Recollections of Civil War Times in Kentucky
Frankfort Kentucky Historical Society 1947 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 45 No. 152 July 1947; 75 pages; A ten page article in the July 1947 issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Contents include: Campbell County Burial Grounds, Recollections of Civil War Times in Kentucky, Democratic Faith in the Ninteenth Century, State Archives Vital Statistics for Calloway County, State Archives Vital Statistics for Campbell County 
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NEW KENT COUNTY, VIRGINIA  U. S. Census for 1810 & U. S. Census for 1850 & Abstarcts of the Application Papers of the Revolutionary War Pensioners., Martha Washington Chapter of D.A.R.
18 Martha Washington Chapter of D.A.R. NEW KENT COUNTY, VIRGINIA U. S. Census for 1810 & U. S. Census for 1850 & Abstarcts of the Application Papers of the Revolutionary War Pensioners.
Washington Martha Washington Chapter, D.A.R. 1938 First Edition Stiff Wrappers Very Good 4to 11" - 13" tall 
78 pages; Clean and tight in original printed tan wrappers with cloth tape spine. Preface by Florence Bridges Culver. Volume One. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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Sidelights on Kentucky's Constitutions, McChesney, H. V.
19 McChesney, H. V. Sidelights on Kentucky's Constitutions
Frankfort Kentucky Historical Society 1947 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Vol. 45 No. 150 January 1947; 81 pages; A thirty-seven page article in the January 1947 issue of The Register of the Kentucky Historical Society. Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Contents include: Clarence Ridgely Greathouse; Sidelights on Kentucky's Constitutions; Bibliography of Lexington, KY; Major-General Raymond Stallings McLain; etc. 
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20 Morgan, George H The Settlement, Formation and Progress of DAUPHIN COUNTY Pennsylvania from 1785-1876
Harrisburg Telegraph Steam Book 1877 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
239 pages; Clean and tight in original brown cloth binding with pale blue endpapers. Cloth rubbed at spine and lower corners, some chipping at head of spine. The Commissioners of Dauphin county requested the Dauphin County "Historical Society" to superintend the publication of this Centennial Statement, respecting the settlement and progress of the county from its formation in 1785 to the year just closing. ... great praise is due those who conducted the affairs of the county in 1848 - in 1864 - in 1876, for the contributions they have made toward a complete history of Dauphin county."; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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