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New Family Histories at the NAGC&NL

Klongland Family, vol.1-4. Gift of Marilyn Jackson

A Collection of Genealogical Memorabilia for the Family of Hans L. Hansen 1893-1945 and Clara Nelsen Rosevold 1875-1944, by Carolyn A. Johnson, published in 2021. Gift of Carolyn A. Johnson

M. Hookland (a family history). Gift of Bruce Solberg

Our Berild Roots, by Chester W. Habberstad. Gift of Bruce Solberg

The Erstad Family: Einar, Jennie and the half Finnished Norwegians. A collection of Family Photos and Memories, by Dennis Erstad and Diane Maurer, published 2021. Gift of Dennis Erstad and Diane Maurer

The Pladsons of Newburgh Township, by Andrew John Teie et.al, published 2013. Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

The Lives of Thora and Ole Martinson: Norwegian Immigrants, by Ted Buxton, published 2022. Gift of Ted Buxton

The ancestry of Sebastian, Johanna, Daniela and kristina Schneider

Honor Your Father and Your Mother; Volume II: Norwegian-American Heritage, by Arlene Hansen, published 2021. Gift of Arlene Hansen

New Norwegian Local History & Reference at the NAGC&NL

Guiding Plan for Indre Offerdal, by Ingrid Djupedal and Liv Frøysaa Moe. Gift of Mark Papcke

Bø Bygdebok, vol 1-3, by Rolv Straume, published between 1962-1964. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Brekke Herred (Bygdebok), vol. 1-2, by Ludvig Engesæter, published 1944. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Buksnes bygdebok; vol.1-2, by Ola berg, published 1950-1975. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Andøy bygdebok; vol.3; Gård og slekt; part 2, by Johan I, published 2004. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Herøyboka; Gardar og folk; vol.1-2, by Bjarne Rabben, published 1962-1963. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Hol bygdebok, by Per berg, published 1971. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Karlsøy og Helgøy Bygdebok; vol.4, by Håvard Dahl Bratrein, published 1994. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Vefsn Bygdebok, vol.1, by Reidar Svare and Ivar M. Edvardsen, published 1974. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Vefsn Bygdebok; særbind 6a, b, c, d, e; Gardshistorie for Hattfjelldal, by Kjell Jacobsen and Leif Elsvatn, published between 2001-2019. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Vega bygdebok; Bind 1., by Haakon O. Wika, published 1975 [1960]. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Sortland bygdebok; Gård og slekt; vol. 4-5, by Johan I. Borgos, published 2011-2012. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Slektsbok for Skjerstad og Fauske; vol. 1-5, by Harald Solbakk and Gunnar Berg, published between 1978-1995. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Bygdebok for Skjerstad og Fauske, by Gunnar Berg, published 1975. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Sørfold bygdebok, Gårdshistorie, vol.1, by Asbjørn P. Lind, published 1996. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Slektsbok for Sørfold, vol.1&2, by Asbjørn P. Lind, published 2008. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Slektsbok for Sørfold, by Asbjørn P. Lind, published 1982. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Fra Bodø i dansketida, by Terje Gudbrandson, published 1974. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Bodin Bygdebok, vol.2 part 1, 2 and 5, by Terje Gudbrandson, published between 1978-1996. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Gårds- og slektshistorie for Høland og Setskog; vol. 5, by Arnfinn Wennemo and Odd Ottesen, published 2007. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Gårds- og slektshistorie for Høland og Setskog; vol.6 (pt. 1-3) and vol.7 (pt. 1-2), by Frode Myrheim and Odd Ottesen, published 2010-2021. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Bodø by; 1816-1966, by Axel Coldevin, published 1966. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Målselv bygdebok, Bind II, by Turid Følling Eilertsen, published 1982. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Andøy bygdebok; Gård og slekt, vol. 2 (pt.1), 5 (pt.4) & vol. 6 (pt.5), by Johan I. Borgos, published 2003-2010. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Skjerstad bygdebok; Gårds- og slektshistorie, vol.1-5, by Terje Gudbrandson, published 2020. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

Gårdshistorie for Fauske; vol.1-4, by Asbjørn P. Lind, published 2013-2020. Acquired thanks to the Jane L. and Carl R. Loper, Jr. Endowment Fund

I gamle Daagaa; Forteljingo og Bygda – Minne fraa Vaagaa, by Ivar Kleiven, published 1977 [1907]. Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

Stranda bygdebok; vol.2; Liv og Lagnad, by Gerhard Kjølås, published 1961. Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

Røyken Bygd før og nu, by A. Killingstad, published 1928 (reprinted in 1987). Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Stokke Bygdebok, vol.1-3, by Nils Steen Christensen and Olav Hagelund, published 1978-1988. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Hedrum bygdebok, vol.1-3, by Jan W. Krohn-Holm, published 1978-1982. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Kråkstad; En bygdebok, vol.1-2, by M. Østlid, published 1929. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Bygdebok for Nittedal og Hakadal, vol.1. Nittedal, Gardshistorie, by Birger Kirkeby, published 1965. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Sem og Slagen; en Bygdebok, vol.1; Gårdshistorie. Part 1; Sem Hovedsogn, by Oscar Albert Johnsen, published 1945. Acquired thanks to the William Helgeson Fund for Acquisitions

Brønnøy; Gård og slekt, vol.2, by Tor Q. Mathisen et.al, published 2011. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Verdalsboka en Bygdebok om Verdal; Gårds og Slektshistorie, vol. 3-5, by Einar Musum, published 1939-1931. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Årbok for Helgeland (12 yearbooks), by Aud Halsen Myhre  et.al, published between 1881-2013. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Helgeland Historie; vol.1, by Kristian Pettersen (ed.), published 1985. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Helgeland Historie; vol.3, by Sten Rino Bonaksen (ed.), published 2011. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Årbok for Sømna; 2005, 2008, 2009, by Sømna Historielag, published 2005, 2008, 2009. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Landbruket I Sømna gjennom 100 år; 1900-2000, by Arnold Ellingsen. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Trønderlåna-Trøndertunet, by K. Aas et.al, published 1982. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Verdal Historielags skrifter; Årbok 1980 & Årbok 1983-1986 & Årbok 1988 & Årbok 1996, by Verdal Historielag, published between 1980 & 1996. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Oppland; a cultural guide, by Torunn Eriksen, published 1992. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Glimt fra Brønnøysunds historie, by Dagfinn Thanke Arntzen, published 2004. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Blad av Brønnøy historie (33 volumes), by Brønnøy Historielag, Published between 1989-2021.  Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

New U.S. Local History & Reference at the NAGC&NL

Dane County Atlas and City of Madison Map. Gift of Mark Papcke

Land Atlas and Plat Book; Dane County, Wisconsin [1981, 1983, 1985, 1987]. Gift of Mark Papcke

Dane County Plat Book; 1862. Gift of Mark Papcke

Official County Plat Book and Farmers’ Directory of Dane County, Wisconsin [1955]. Gift of Mark Papcke

Tri-Annual Atlas & Plat Book; Dane County, Wisconsin; 1964. Gift of Mark Papcke

Dane County, Wisconsin; Official Farm Plat Book and Directory [1961, 1968, 1971, 1972]. Gift of Mark Papcke

County of Dane, Wisconsin; 1973; Atlas & Plat Book. Gift of Mark Papcke

The Leif Erikson Statue: The Story Behind Milwaukee’s Leif Erikson Statue, by Daryl Wundrow. Gift of Daryl Wundrow

Remembering Our Communities; Agate, Bisbee, Mylo, Perth Generation to Generation 2014, by Area History Committee, published 2014. Gift of Bruce Solberg

Scandinavian Immigrants in New York; 1630-1674, by John O. Evjen, published 1916. Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

The Fox River Norwegian Settlement; Reprint from The July, 1934, Quarterly Journal of The Illinois State Historical Society, by Carlton C. Qualey, published 1934. Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

Other Items of Interest

Norwegian-American Studies; Volume 36, by Nichol (ed.), published 2011. Gift of Mark Papcke

History of Emigration from Voss and the Vossings in America, vol.1-2, by Knut A. Rene (Nuland, Stanley J. (trans.)), published [1930] 2003. Gift of Mark Papcke

Emigration Review [periodical]. 1994, vol.3. Gift of Mark Papcke

Dei fyrste årdølene som drog til Amerika; Nils Torsteinson Seim og familie, by Oddvar Natvik. Gift of Mark Papcke

The Flagstad Manuscript; An Autobiography, by Louis Biancolli (narrated to), published 1952. Gift of Allan Deptula

The Ships That Built the West; The Scandinavian Navy, Wapama and Værdalen, by Olaf T. Engvig, published 2018. Gift of Olaf & Mona Engvig

History of the Norwegian People in America, by Olaf Morgan Norlie, published 1925. Gift of Bruce Solberg

Det var en gang en Hallingstue…; Fra folkestue til antikvitet, by Kirsti Brekke, published 2012. Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

Kunst og Haandverk i Norges Fortid, vol. III, by Nicolay Nicolaysen, published 1881-1891, Gift of Beth Solheim, in memory of Øystein and Carol Lee Solheim

Aarbok 2005; Yearbook of The Trøndelag of America, by Linda K. Schwartz, published 2005. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

Norsk Slektshistorisk Tidsskrift; Vol. 32- pt. 3, by Per Seland (ed.) and Magnus Mardal (ed.), published 1990. Gift of Margaret & Robert Miller

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