Thursday, July 31, 2014

Images of America: Eden


TitleImages of America: Eden
Author's name(s)Susan Minekime
Choose oneCurrent Historian
Current/former Historian ofTown of Eden
County ofErie
Publisher / Printer Arcadia Publishing Co.
Copyright date2011
Brief DescriptionA pictorial history of the Town of Eden from 1812 to the 1950s.
Price$21.99
Tax (if applicable)
Shipping/HandlingVaries with supplier
Web addressArcadia Publishing
Web addressAmazon in paperback & Kindle edition
Web addressBarnes & Noble
E-mailhwatson@co.livingston.ny.us

The Poor House and the People


TitleThe Poor House and the People
Author's name(s)Linda C. Schmidt
Choose oneCurrent Historian
Current/former Historian ofTown of Bethany
County ofGenesee
Publisher / Printer Linda C. Schmidt
Copyright dateunknown
Brief DescriptionThe 19th Centurty Genesee Co. Poor House - asylum for the poor, destitute, and orphans. Includes correspondence, reports, newspapers, and obituaries.
Price$15.00
Tax (if applicable)
Shipping/Handling
Make payable toLinda C. Schmidt
Mail toStreet Address: 4959 Smith Rd.
City: East Bethany
State / Province: NY
Postal / Zip Code: 14054
Country: United States
Web addresswww.bethanyny.blogspot.com
If you need to provide further information, you may enter it here.Please contact author for purchasing information: (585) 343-0724 or ny-hummingbird@yahoo.com
E-mailhwatson@co.livingston.ny.us

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Italian Genealogical Group

Another great resource discovered on the web. This tip comes from Sue Conklin, Genesee County Historian.

Created and managed by the Italian Genealogical Group, this organization has developed a user friendly database for the Boroughs of New York City.  It is an excellent resource for locating birth, marriage, death, naturalization and veterans’ records. And it's free!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Animal Tails From Genesee County


TitleAnimal Tails From Genesee County
Author's name(s)Susan L. Conklin
Choose oneCurrent Historian
Current/former Historian ofGenesee County
County ofGenesee
Publisher / Printer Genesee County Historians Association
Copyright date2001
Brief DescriptionThis sprial bound book of 177 pages includes a collection of stories regarding animals taken from local newspapers.
Price$5.00
Tax (if applicable)$0.40 / NYS 8%
Shipping/Handling$2.50
Make payable toGenesee County Historians Association
Mail toStreet Address: Genesee County History Department
Street Address Line 2: 3837 West Main Street Road
City: Batavia
State / Province: New York
Postal / Zip Code: 14020
Country: United States
If you need to provide further information, you may enter it here.To read a sample please visit www.co.genesee.ny.us and select History under Departments.
E-mailhistory@co.genesee.ny.us

Genesee County - 20th Century-In-Review


TitleGenesee County - 20th Century-In-Review
Author's name(s)Genesee County Historians Association
Choose oneCurrent Historian
Current/former Historian ofGenesee County
County ofGenesee County
Publisher / Printer Turner Publishing Company
Copyright date2004
Brief DescriptionThis hardcover 336 page book features family biographies, histories of area churches, organizations, businesses and schools. Photographs are found on nealy every page and a chronogical timeline highlighting events that shaped Genesee County between 1900 through to 1999.
Price75.00
Tax (if applicable)$6.00 / 8% NYS
Shipping/Handling$5.00
Make payable toGenesee County Historians Association
Mail toStreet Address: Genesee County Historian
Street Address Line 2: 3837 West Main Street Road
City: Batavia
State / Province: NY
Postal / Zip Code: 14020
Country: United States
If you need to provide further information, you may enter it here.For samples of the text please visit our website located at www.co.genesee.ny.us / History under Departments
E-mailhistory@co.genesee.ny.us

Famous Genesee II


TitleFamous Genesee II
Author's name(s)Susan L. Conklin & Judy Stiles
Choose oneCurrent Historian
Current/former Historian ofGenesee County
County ofGenesee
Publisher / Printer Genesee County Historians Association
Copyright date2008
Brief DescriptionFamous Genesee II is a continuation of the Historians' collection of newspaper articles. Book II features our distinguished heroes and politicians, local connections to President Lincoln and prominent visitors who were heroes, politicians and reformers. Book II is 242 pages and includes more than 100 articles, 25 photographs and an index. For a sample visit www.co.genesee.ny.us and select History under Departments.
Price$13.00
Tax (if applicable)$1.04 / 8% NYS
Shipping/Handling$2.50 / USA Only
Make payable toGenesee County Historians Association
Mail toStreet Address: Genesee County History Department
Street Address Line 2: 3837 West Main Street Road
City: Batavia
State / Province: New York
Postal / Zip Code: 14020
Country: United States
E-mailhistory@co.genesee.ny.us

Entertaining Genesee


TitleEntertaining Genesee
Author's name(s)Susan L. Conklin & Judy Stiles
Choose oneCurrent Historian
Current/former Historian ofGenesee County
County ofGenesee
Publisher / Printer Genesee County Historians Association
Copyright date2011
Brief DescriptionThis 401 page book is the Historians's collection of newspaper articles featuring our famous entertainers and those who entertained us. These articles document Genesee County's talented sons, daughters, brothers and sisters. They also feature celebrities who preformed for our pleasure while others simply passed through on their way to other destinations.
Price$20.00
Tax (if applicable)$1.60 / 8% NYS
Shipping/Handling$5.00 / USA Only
Make payable toGenesee County Historians Association
Mail toStreet Address: Genesee County History Department
Street Address Line 2: 3837 West Main Street Road
City: Batavia
State / Province: New York
Postal / Zip Code: 14020
Country: United States
E-mailhistory@co.genesee.ny.us