Monday, October 1, 2007

New Journal Content: Virginia; Wyoming

Magazine of Virginia Genealogy
May 2007 (vol. 45, no. 2)
Little, Barbara Vines. Bethesda Presbyterian Session Book 1833-1853. pp. 89-109.
Boyd-Bragg, Dorothy A. Bedford County Register of Free Negroes, 1803-1820. pp. 110-122.
Grundset, Eric G. Some Patriot Ladies of Virginia. pp. 123-126.
Pippenger, Wesley E. Will of Stephen Martin of Appomattox County. pp. 127-128.
Bockstruck, Lloyd deWitt. Revolutionary War Bounty lands awarded for clearing the road over the Cumberland Mountain into Kentucky County, Virginia, in 1779. pp. 129-130.
Hoff, Henry. The will of William Geddy of New Kent County. pp. 131-134.
1785 State Census Botetourt County. pp. 135-138.
William Allason's Falmouth Store Ledger 1, Oct 1769- Sept. 1772. pp. 139-155.
Dunn, Victor S. Frederick Parish, Frederick County, Vestry Book 1764-1818. pp. 156-166.
Hudgins, Dennis R. 1725 Surry County survey 1783 Sussex County grant. pp. 167-168.
Weisiger, Minor T. An Old Revolutioner. pp. 169.

Virginia Magazine
2007 (vol. 115, no. 3)
Cohen, Kenneth. Well Calculated for the Farmer. pp. 371-411.
Farmer-Kaiser, Mary. "With a weight of circumstances like millstones about their necks" pp. 413-442.

Book Reviews - pp. 443-460
Kelso, William M. Jamestown: The Buried Truth. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2006.
Hendricks, Christopher E. The Backcountry Towns of Colonial Virginia. Knoxville: Univeristy of Tennessee Press, 2006.
Meyers, Debra and Perreault, Melanie. Colonial Chesapeake: New Perspectives. Lanham, MD.: Lexington Books, 2006.
Broadwater, Jeff. George Mason: Forgotten Founder. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006.
Burin, Eric. Slavery and the Peculiar Solution: A History of the American Colonization Society. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2005.
Crapol, Edward P. John Tyler: The Accidental President. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006.
Duncan, Richard R. Beleaguered Winchester: A Virginia Community at War, 1861-1865. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2007.
Greene, A. Wilson. Civil War Petersburg: Confederate City in the Crucible of War. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2006.
Whisnant, Anne Mitchell. Super-Scenic Motorway: A Blue Ridge Parkway History. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006.

Annals of Wyoming
Spring 2007 (vol. 79, no. 2)
Bashore, Melvin L. Avoiding Rocky Ridge: Mormons on the Seminoe Cutoff. pp. 2-11.
Johnston, Jeremy. Theodore Roosevelt's Hunting Guide: John B. Goff. pp. 12-28.
Larson, Robert R. Swan company memories 1915-1939. pp. 29-36.

Book Reviews - pp. 37-38
Billington, David P. and Jackson, Donald C. Big Dams of the New Deal Era: A Confluence of Engineering and Politics. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2006.
Rea, Tom. Devil's Gate: Owning the Land, Owning the Story. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2006.