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Land uses in Bloomington, Indiana, 1818-1950. by Harvey, Robert O. Land uses in Bloomington, Indiana, 1818-1950.

May 17, 2017
The great circus train wreck of 1918 - tragedy on the Indiana lakeshore by Lytle, Richard M., 1947- The great circus train wreck of 1918 - tragedy on the Indiana lakeshore

In the pre-dawn hours on a June night in 1918, a train engineer drifted to sleep as the train chugged toward Hammond, Indiana, where it plowed into the idle Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus Train. More than two hundred circus performers were injured and eighty-six were killed. Lytle recounts the details of this tragedy and its role in the demise of a unique entertainment industry.

May 17, 2017
Cave River Valley Park by Dutcher, Michele, author. Cave River Valley Park

"In 1948 State Senator Victor Green and his wife Mabel decided to create a scenic paradise for residents in the hills of Southern Indiana and No[r]thern Kentucky. Over the years they added a log cabin, shelterhouse, trout pools and a small zoo. People were also invited to go on cave tours by boat and by foot. They created a playground for children of all ages called Cave River Valley Park." -- back cover

May 17, 2017
They came in ships - a guide to finding your immigrant ancestor's arrival record by Colletta, John Philip, 1949- They came in ships - a guide to finding your immigrant ancestor's arrival record

A genealogy guide for locating and understanding immigrant ships' records includes information on how to understand migration details that may be found in passenger lists.

May 18, 2017
They came in ships - a guide to finding your immigrant ancestor's arrival record by Colletta, John Philip, 1949- They came in ships - a guide to finding your immigrant ancestor's arrival record

Provides information on searching passenger ship lists and indexes, naturalization and immigration records, and genealogical Websites to find records of ancestors who came to the United States on ships.

May 18, 2017
The Family Tree Irish genealogy guide - how to trace your ancestors in Ireland by Santry, Claire. author. The Family Tree Irish genealogy guide - how to trace your ancestors in Ireland

Discover your Irish roots! Trace your Irish ancestors from American shores back to the Emerald Isle. This in-depth guide from Irish genealogy expert Claire Santry will take you step-by-step through the exciting--and challenging--journey of discovering your Irish roots. You'll learn how to identify immigrant ancestor, find your family's county and townland of origin, and locate key genealogical resources that will breathe life into your family tree. With historical timelines, sample records, reso

May 22, 2017