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Latter-day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia: A Compilation of Biographical Sketches of Prominent Men and Women in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (download)  
0 CDs | Andrew Jenson | 3307pp | (1901-1936) 2006 | US0213-DL | $34.95

These four volumes comprise more than three thousand biographies of the early leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, many accompanied by photographs. The author has included accounts of all the general authorities and many of the presidents and bishops of the stakes and wards. (more info...)
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Who's Who in New England: A Biographical Dictionary of Leading Living Men and Women of the States of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut  
1 CDs | Albert Nelson Marquis, ed. | 1194pp | (1916) 2008 | US0217 | $19.95

This early entry in the Who's Who series contains nearly thirteen thousand sketches for prominent, living residents of the six New England states, each incorporating in brief compass data on occupation, education, family, religious affiliation and professional, cultural and military accomplishments. (more info...)
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Magnalia Christi Americana; or, The Ecclesiastical History of New-England; From Its First Planting, in the Year, 1620, unto the Year of Our Lord 1698, 2 volumes (download)  
0 CDs | Cotton Mather | 1855 | US0249-DL | $29.95

Cotton Mather was the most prolific writer of colonial New England. In these two magnificent volumes, he preserves much history of the institution that became the Congregational Church. Most importantly, he collected important biographical information on nearly all the early New England ministers. (more info...)
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The Colonial Laws of Massachusetts. Reprinted From the Edition of 1672, With the Supplements Through 1686.  
1 CDs | William H. Whitmore, ed. | 608pp | (1890) 2008 | US0329 | $19.95

The core of this essential reference volume contains complete transcriptions of two compilations of the seventeenth-century laws of Massachusetts Bay Colony: the Body of Liberties of 1641 and the Laws of 1672, with extensive explanatory introductions and detailed subject and name indexes to each. (more info...)
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Annals of Southwest Virginia (1769-1800)  
1 CDs | Lewis Preston Summers | 3 maps and 1826pp | (1929) 2008 | US0346 | $24.95

The student of early southwest Virginia history can find no better beginning point than Summersí Annals. The bulk of this over 1000-page compilation focuses on abstracts of court minutes and early surveys which often mention early settlers who left no trace in wills and deeds. Although the stated (more info...)
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Alphabetical Index of Maine Volunteers, Etc., Mustered into the Service of the United States During the War of 1861 (Supplement to the Annual Reports of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine for the Years 1861, '62, '63, '64, '65 and '66)  
1 CDs | 1111pp | (1867) 2008 | US0348 | $24.95

This publication of the State of Maine Adjutant General's office sets forth the names of tens of thousands of men who volunteered for or were drafted for service in the Civil War, along with a shorter list of those drafted in 1863 who furnished substitutes or paid a commutation to avoid service. (more info...)
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Genealogical Notes of New York and New England Families  
1 CDs | S.V. Talcott, compiler | 827pp | (1883) 2008 | US0363 | $24.95

Talcott has compiled extensive accounts of twenty-eight New York families and twenty-four New England families, tracing multiple lines of descent for each family from colonial times into the late nineteenth century, based on a wide range of sources, including especially Bible and death records.  (more info...)
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The History of an Old Philadelphia Land Title: 208 South Fourth Street  
1 CDs | John Frederick Lewis | 384pp | (1934) 2008 | US0370 | $12.95

Lewis traces the complete ownership history of a single parcel in downtown Phildelphia, gathering data on each owner of the property and on that owner's ancestry and family. Along the way he undertakes digressions to investigate aspects of local history related to this Philadelphia neighborhood.
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The First Century of the History of Springfield: The Official Records from 1636 to 1736, with an Historical Review and Biographical Mention of the Founders, 2 volumes  
1 CDs | Henry M. Burt | 3 maps, 2 vol, 1191 totalpp | (1898-1899) 2008 | US0375 | $19.95

These two volumes contain three types of information of the first importance for the early history of Springfield, Massachusetts: transcriptions of the first three volumes of town records, a narrative historical overview of the early years of the town and biographical sketches of the first settlers. (more info...)
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Knots Untied: or Ways and By-Ways in the Hidden Life of American Detectives  
1 CDs | George S. McWatters | 666pp | (1871) 2008 | US0383 | $19.95

Witches, horse thieves, bank robbers, charlatans-skeletons in the closet of our family tree! Most of us enjoy the occasional "odd" ancestor if they're far enough back in the family tree. But can we document them. Family stories are often questioned and autobiographies no less so. And then there are (more info...)
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1. Annals of Southwest Virginia (1769-1800)
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