Welcome to the Penn Street Library. This
site will be a growing collection of materials I have transcribed that
I believe might be useful to the genealogist and/or historian. I hope that
you enjoy and find this site to be helpful to your research. For questions,
comments and suggestions please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you - Ronnie.
ITS CHIEFS, LEGISLATORS AND LEADING MEN
by H. F. & E. S. O'Beirne
St. Louis, C. B. Woodward Company, 1892
--A collection of over 200 biographies (indexed) along with the transcription of some town histories.
OF EDITORS AND REPORTERS
Collected and published by ARTHUR S. WHITE
White Printing Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan, MCMXXI
--A small collection of memorials and reminiscences of early reporters and editors in Grand Rapids, Michigan around 1900.
GRAHAMS OF IRELAND
A clearinghouse site for researchers of Graham families in Ireland, 1700 - 1900
--A new contributor-generated research site devoted to Graham families of Ireland during the period of 1700 to 1900. Site in early development stage yet but if you are researching the surname of Graham in Ireland, you'll want to get registered today!
--On going project.
of the RISE AND PROGRESS of the ALTON RIOTS
culminating in the DEATH OF REV. ELIJAH P. LOVEJOY. November 7th, 1837
Printing House of James D. Warren, Buffalo.
Office of the "Buffalo Commercial Advertiser." 1878.
--History of an Abolitionist Editor, his work and his death.
This search engine has been added but all material located online
at this site also have indexes for your browsing pleasure.
Schools of Lake County
An account of the commencement and growth of the Sunday Schools of
Lake County, Indiana, from about 1840 to 1890.
A Semi-Centennial Volume. "One Soweth and another reapeth."
Editor and Publisher for the Lake County S. S. Union,
Crown Point, Indiana, 1891.
Project began June 23, 2001; Completed November 17, 2001
--A history of the Sunday Schools in Lake County, Indiana. Includes hundreds of names. This work is located in
the USGenWeb Special Projects section. Tip: Use your find button to search for surnames of interest when you get
to the page.
History of Grand Rapids, Michigan
with program of the Campau Centennial
Compiled and Edited by William J. Etten
|Unusual Tour of America||Jennifer Godwin's
|75 years of
|Museum of of Menstruation and Women's Health|
|The Genealogy Funny Pages||
How to Write a Biography by deb Christensen
by Bellingham Schools
All materials within, to the best of my knowledge, are copyright free. Please contact me if there is any questions and/or disputes concerning such.
All materials, unless otherwise noted, can be found in the Grand Rapids Public Library, Family History Dept., Grand Rapids, Michigan. Grand Rapids Library- Local History Research Requests Information
Special thanks goes out to J.O.D.'s Place, Home of the Old Fashioned Clip Art Collection for web art found in these pages.
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by Veronica (a.k.a Ronnie) Aungst
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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