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Books

Seymour, William H. The Story of Algiers, 1718-1896, now fifth district of New Orleans, the past and present.   Algiers: Algiers Democrat Pub. Co., Ltd., 1896.

O'Connor, Thomas, editor. History of the Fire Department of New Orleans from the earliest days to the present time; including the original volunteer department, the Firemen's Charitable Association, and the paid department down to 1895. New Orleans, 1895. [Selected extracts pertaining to the Algiers Fire Companies were taken from a preservation copy kept at the University of Texas, Austin. Since, this volume has become available online at Google Books. http://books.google.com/]

Maps

A collection of  Louisiana and New Orleans Maps digitized from the library of George L. Buhler Jr.

Zimmermann, Gotthelf. Auswanderer-karte und wegweiser nach Nordamerika. [Emigrant's Map and Guidebook for North America] Stuttgart: J.B. Metzler'schen Buchh., 1853. Library of Congress. http://www.loc.gov/

Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Algiers, Louisiana. Select a year below to view a clickable index to the maps.

1885           1896         1909

A history and description of Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps can be found at the University of California  Berkeley Library

Robinson E. and Pidgeon R. H. Robinson’s Atlas of the City of New Orleans, Louisiana. [Title page and 30 plates] New York: E. Robinson, 1883. The Clerk of Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans. http://www.orleanscivilclerk.com/

The Buhler Family - Altkrautheim, Württemberg. Google Maps. Buhler family points of historical interest.

The Buhler Family - New Orleans, Louisiana. Google Maps. Buhler family points of historical interest.

Newspapers

Jefferson Parish (Louisiana) Library 

Newspaper

Years

The New Orleans Bee

 1827-1923

 

19th Century U. S. Newspapers  (Gale Cenage) This is a subscription archive that can be accessed through many public libraries. This link require a library card to accesses the collection through the Houston Public Library.

Newspaper

Years

New-Orleans Commercial Bulletin (New Orleans, LA)

1844 - 1868

New-Orleans Commercial Bulletin (New Orleans, LA)   

1833 - 1836

Orleans Gazette, and Commercial Advertiser (New Orleans, LA)

1805 - 1820

Southwestern Advocate (New Orleans, LA)

1873 - 1876

Southwestern Christian Advocate (New Orleans, LA)  

1877 - 1899

Louisiana Advertiser (New Orleans, LA)   

1826 - 1828

 Louisiana Weekly Advertiser (New Orleans, LA)   

1827 - 1827

The Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA)   

1861 - 1899

                                        

Civil War Era  (ProQuest) This is a subscription archive that can be accessed through many public libraries. This link require a library card to accesses the collection through the Houston Public Library.

Newspaper

Years

The Daily Picayune (New Orleans, LA)     

  1840-1865

                                

Historic American Newspapers (The Library of Congress)  

Newspaper

Years

The Herald (New Orleans, La.)

1905-1953

 

Historic Times Picayune Database: Explore the archive of the historic Times-Picayune newspaper from 1837-1988. This link require a library card to accesses the collection through the New Orleans Public Library.

Newspaper

Years

Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA)     

  1837-1988


Genealogy Reference Library (shaded titles are in the author's library)


 

Baxter, Angus. In search of your German roots: a complete guide to tracing your ancestors in the Germanic areas of Europe. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1994.

 

Brandt, Edward R., and George E. Arnstein. Germanic genealogy: a guide to worldwide sources and migration patterns. St. Paul, MN: Germanic Genealogy Society, 1995.

 

Campbell Black, Henry. Black's law dictionary: definitions of the terms and phrases of american and english jurisprudence, ancient and modern. St. Paul, Minn: West Group, 1968.

Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo. A genealogist's guide to discovering your immigrant & ethnic ancestors: how to find and record your unique heritage. Cincinnato, Ohio: Betterway Books, 2000.

Cerny, Johni., Eakle, Arlene H. Ancestry's guide to research: case studies in American genealogy. Salt Lake City, Utah: Ancestry Inc., 1985.

Cerny, Johni. A guide to German parish registers: in the family history library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1900.  

Chamberlin, David C. The conceptual approach to genealogy. Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Quest, 1998.

Colletta, John Philip. They came in ships: a guide to finding your immigrant ancestor's arrival record. Salt Lake City, Utah: Ancestry, 1993.

Crowe, Elizabeth Powell. Genealogy online. New York: Osborne/McGraw-Hill, 2002.

Green, Betsy J. Discovering the history of your house and your neighborhood. Santa Monica, CA : Santa Monica Press, 2002.

Greenwood, Val D. The researcher's guide to American genealogy. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Pub. Co., 2000.

Family History Library. Germany Research Outline. Salt Lake City, Utah: Family History Library, 1994. http://www.familysearch.org/

 

Hamer, Collin B. Genealogical materials in the New Orleans Public Library. New Orleans: New Orleans Public Library, 1975. 

Hook, J. N. Family names: how our surnames came to America. New York: Macmillan; London: Collier Macmillan, 1982.

Jacobus, Donald Lines. Genealogy as Pastime and Profession. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1968.

Mills, Elizabeth S. Evidence!: citation & analysis for the family historian. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1997.

Mills, Elizabeth S.  Professional genealogy: a manual for researchers, writers, editors, lecturers, and librarians. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 2001.

Phillimore, W. P. W. How to Write the History of a Family. Boston: Cupples and Hurd, 1887. Republished by Gale Research Company, Book Tower, Detroit, 1972.

 

Szucs, Loretto Dennis, and Sandra Hargreaves Luebking. The source: a guidebook to American genealogy. Provo, UT: Ancestry, 2006.

 

The University of Chicago Press. The Chicago Manual of Style: The Essential Guide for Writers, Editors, and Publishers. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.  

 

Scholze-Stubenrecht, Werner, and J. B. Sykes. The Oxford Duden German dictionary: German-English, English-German. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1990.

 

Thode, Ernest. 1992. German-English genealogical dictionary. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Pub. Co.

 

Wilford, John Noble. The Mapmakers: the story of the great pioneers in cartography, from antiquity to the space age. New York: Random House, 1981.

 

 

Source Materials Library


Census Records

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1830. Micropublication M19, roll 45. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Lafourche Parish. U.S. census, 1840. Micropublication M704, roll 129. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1850. population schedule. Micropublication M432, roll 236. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Terrebonne Parish. U.S. census, 1850. population schedule. Micropublication M432, roll 241. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census,1860, population schedule. Micropublication M653, roll 419. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. St. Mary  Parish. U.S. census,1860, population schedule. Micropublication M653, roll 425. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census,1870, population schedule. Micropublication M593, roll 519. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census,1870, population schedule. Micropublication M593, roll 523. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census,1870, population schedule. Micropublication M593, roll 525. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census,1880, population schedule. Micropublication T9, roll 459. Washington: National Archives. http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census,1880, population schedule. Micropublication T9, roll 464. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1900, population schedule. Micropublication T623, roll 570. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1900, population schedule. Micropublication T623, roll 575. Washington: National Archives. http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1900, population schedule. Micropublication T623, roll 576. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1910, population schedule. Micropublication T624, roll 519. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1910, population schedule. Micropublication T624, roll 525. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1920, population schedule. Micropublication T625, roll 618. Washington: National Archives. http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1920, population schedule. Micropublication T625, roll 619. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1920, population schedule. Micropublication T625, roll 625. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1930, population schedule. Micropublication T626, roll 810. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1930, population schedule. Micropublication T626, roll 812. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Louisiana. Orleans Parish. U.S. census, 1930, population schedule. Micropublication T626, roll 813. Washington: National Archives. Ancestry.com  http://www.ancestry.com/

Church Records

Archdiocese of New Orleans. Sacramental Records. Volume 18, 1828-1829.

Covell, J. L. Archivist, Church of the Holy Name of Mary, 500 Eliza Street, New Orleans, Louisiana. [Index of Buhler entries from the Holy Name of Mary Sacramental Registers Card Index] June 2002. Compiled at the request of George L. Buhler Jr. The card index was searched for all Buhler surname entries of baptisms, marriages, and deaths.

Hebert, Rev. Donald J. South Louisiana Records - Church and Civil records of Lafourche - Terrebonne Parishes. 12 volumes. Cecilia, La.: 1978-1985. 

[Kirchenbuch der Gemeinde in Altkrautheim] Ehe - Register vom 1 Januar 1808 bis. Filmed by The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah,  Film No.: 878223. 

Kirchenbuch der Gemeinde in Altkrautheim Nro. I. Tauf Register, augefangen ben x. Jannar 1808. Filmed by The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah,  Film No.: 878223. 

[Kirchenbuch Laibach]. Filmed by The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah,  Film No.: 898033.

Tom II Liber Baptizatorum, defunctorum & in matrimonium conjunctorum parochia catholica Crauthemii at vicorum huic annexorum a 1746 usque ad 1817 inclusive collectionem nec non Confirmatorum indicem continens. Filmed by The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1975, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah,  Film No.: 1047431.

City Directories (arranged chronologically)

New Orleans in 1805. A Directory and A Census, Together With Resolutions Authorizing Same Now Printed For The First Time From The Original Manuscript. Facsimile with an Introduction by Charles L. Thompson.  New Orleans: The Pelican Gallery, Inc. 1936.


Lafon, B. Calendrier de commerce de la Nouvelle-Orleans pour l'année 1807. Nouvelle Orleans [La.]: Chez Jean Renard, imprimeur de la Ville, 1806.

A Business Directory for 1807. (printed in Le Diamant, No. 14 1887 in French)

Lafon, B. Annuaire louisianais; pour l'anne'e [sic] 1809. Comprenant Le Calandrier pour 1809. Une Table des variations de l'aiguille. Un moyen simple de tracer une Meridiene, & de prendre hauteur sans instrument. Une Table de longitudes & latitudes. Les Observations metèorologiques de 1808. Les Maladies dominates, Le Nom de toutes les personnes employees dans le Terri toire, les Finances, les Milices, les Corporations, Societes et Compagnies. Le Gouvernement de la Floride. La Liste des Nègotians Marchands &c. Nouvelle Orleans: L'auteur, 1808.

Whitney, Thomas H. Whitney's New Orleans directory and Louisiana & Mississippi almanac for the year 1811. [also titled] Repertoire général des adresses de la Nlle.-Orleans et calendrier de la Louisiane et du Mississippi pour l'année 1811. New Orleans [La.]: Printed for the author, 1810.

Paxton, John Adams. The New-Orleans directory and register;: containing the names, professions, & residences, of all the heads of families, and persons in business, of the city and suburbs; notes on New-Orleans; with other useful information. New Orleans: Benj. Levy & Co., 1822.

Paxton, John Adems. The New-Orleans directory and register; containing the names, professions, & residences, of all the heads of families, and persons in business, of the city and suburbs; notes on New-Orleans; with other useful information. New Orleans: Benj. Levy & Co., 1823.

Paxton, John Adems. Supplement to the New-Orleans directory of the last year. New Orleans: s.n., 1824.

Michel, Edward Augusta and Stephen E. Percy. The New-Orleans annual advertiser for 1832 annexed to the city directory; avis divers publiés annuellement pour l'année 1832. New Orleans: Stephen E. Percy & Co., 1832.

Michel, Edward Augusta. Registre commercial et annuel de la Nouvelle-Orleans pour 1834 contenant les noms, prénoms et lieux de résidence des principaux habitans. Nouvelle-Orleans: Gaux et Sollée, 1833.

Gibson, John, Robert W. Fishbourne, William Greene, and Clark. Gibson's guide and directory of the state of Louisiana, and the cities of New Orleans & Lafayette,: embracing, the officers of the United States for Louisiana, and an historical notice od the state, its boundaries, products, and government, its officers, executive, legislative, judicial, and ministerial; the terms of courts in each parish, different divisions of the state, as parochial senatorial, congressional, judicial electoral and military. Improvements, and institutions, as rail roads, canals, colleges, public schools, its revenue and expenditure, salaries, and terms of officers, etc. : An historical notice of the city of New Orleans, from its foundations with a reference map; government division, officers, alleys, public squares. Buildings, wharves and projected improvements, revenues and expenditures, salaries, and terms of officers, corporations, etc. etc. etc; : the names and residences, and places of business of its citizens, : and generally every thing useful, and interesting. : the whole embellished with upwards of fifty beautifully finished lithographic views of the principal public buildings. New Orleans [La.]: John Gibson, 1838.

Michel, Edward Augusta, L. C. Bacon, J. R. Vienne, J. P. Walden, and J. L. Sollée. New-Orleans directory, for 1841. New Orleans: J.L. Sollee, 1840.

Pitts & Clarke, ed., comp. New Orleans Directory for 1842, Comprising the Names, Residences, and Occupations of the merchants . . . and Citizens of New Orleans, Lafayete, Algiers and Gretna. Together with Historical Notices of the State of Louisiana, the City of New Orleans; a Record of the Victims of the Epidemic of 1841, and the Details of the General Business of the City of New Orleans. New Orleans: Pitts & Clarke, 1842.

Michel & Co. New-Orleans annual and commercial directory for 1843, containing the names and residences of all the inhabitants of the city and suburbs of New-Orleans. New Orleans: J.L. Sollée, 1842.

Michel, Edward Augusta. New Orleans annual and commercial register for 1846 containing all the names, residences and professions of all the heads of families and persons in business of the city and suburbs, Algiers and Lafayette, etc. New Orleans: E.A. Michel & Co., 1846.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1849.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1850.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1851.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1852.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1853.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1854.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1855.

Cohen, H. and F., ed., comp. Cohen's New Orleans and Southern Directory. Jefferson City, Gretna, Algiers, and McDonogh; Lafayette, Baton Rouge. New Orleans: Daily Delta Printers, 1856.

Mygott & Company's Directory. Comp. W. H. Raney. New Orleans: L. Pesson & B. Simm, 1857.

Gardner, Charles, and Edward Clifton Wharton. Gardner & Wharton's New Orleans directory for the year 1858 embracing the city record, a general directory of the citizens, and a business and firm directory. New Orleans: E.C. Wharton, 1857.

Crescent city business directory for 1858-59 with fine engravings of the most conspicuous public buildings, as well as a map of the city and a general compilation of the year's commercial business. New Orleans: Office of the Price-current, 1859.

Gardner, Charles, and Gerard D. Stith. Gardner's New Orleans directory for the year 1859 embracing the city record, a general directory of the citizens, and a business and firm directory. New Orleans: Bulletin Book and Job Printing Establishment, 1858.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's commercial and business registry of New Orleans. New Orleans: Isaac T. Hinton, 1860.

Hellier's New Orleans business directory for 1860 and '61 with commercial directory of businessmen of New York City. New York: Hellier & Co., 1860.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's New Orleans directory for 1861: including Jefferson City, Gretna, Carrollton, Algiers, and McDonoghville : with a new map of the city, a street and levee guide, business directory, an appendix of much useful information, and a planters directory containing the names of the cotton and sugar planters of Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas and Texas : a summary of the commercial history of New Orleans, continued. New Orleans: C. Gardner, 1861.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's New Orleans Directory for 1866.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's New Orleans Directory for 1867.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's Directory for Algiers and McDonoughville for 1867-'68.

Algiers Business Directory  for 1867-'68.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's New Orleans Directory for 1868.

Gardner, Charles. Gardner's New Orleans Directory for 1869.

Edwards, Richard. Edwards' Annual Directory of the to the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business Firms, etc., of  New Orleans and its Suburbs. New Orleans: Southern, 1870.

Edwards, Richard. Edwards' Annual Directory of the to the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business Firms, etc., of  New Orleans and its Suburbs. New Orleans: Southern, 1871.

Edwards, Richard. Edwards' Annual Directory of the to the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business Firms, etc., of  New Orleans and its Suburbs. New Orleans: Southern, 1872.

Edwards, Richard. Edwards' Annual Directory of the to the Inhabitants, Institutions, Incorporated Companies, Manufacturing Establishments, Business Firms, etc., of  New Orleans and its Suburbs. New Orleans: Southern, 1873.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1874.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1875.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1876.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1877.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1878.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1879.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1880.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1881.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1882.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1883.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1884.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1885.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1886.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1887.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1888.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1889.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1890.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1891.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1892.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1893.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1894.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1895.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1896.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards,1897.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1898.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1899.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1900.

Soards, L., comp. Soards New Orleans City Directory. New Orleans: Soards, 1901.

Fire Department

Bullard, Henry Adams, and Thomas Curry. A New Digest of the Statute Laws of the State of Louisiana: From the Change of Government to the Year 1841, Inclusive. New Orleans: E. Johns, 1842. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

New Orleans, Louisiana. Firemen's Charitable Association Widows and Orphans Roll book. Filmed by The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1974, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah,  Film No.: 961713.

New Orleans, Louisiana. Firemen's Charitable Association Roll book, 1820’s-1890's. Filmed by The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1974, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah,  Film No.: 961712.

New Orleans (La.). A History of the Proceedings in the City of New Orleans, On the Occasion of the Funeral Ceremonies in Honor of James Abram Garfield, Late President of the United States, Which Took Place on Monday, September 26th, 1881. New Orleans: A.W. Hyatt, printer, 1881. Google Books.

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King, William T. History of the American Steam Fire-Engine. New York: Pinkham Press, 1896. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

O'Connor, Thomas, editor. History of the Fire Department of New Orleans from the earliest days to the present time; including the original volunteer department, the Firemen's Charitable Association, and the paid department down to 1895. New Orleans, 1895. Preservation copy at the University of Texas, Austin. [Since, this volume has become available online at Google Books. http://books.google.com/]

Roper, Stephen. Hand-Book of Modern Steam Fire-Engines: Including the Running, Care, and Management of Steam Fire-Engines and Fire-Pumps. Philadelphia: E. Claxton, 1883. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

 

Young, Charles F. T.  Fires, Fire Engines, and Fire Brigades: with a History of Manual and Steam Fire Engines, their Construction, Use, and Management; Remarks on fire-proof buildings, and the preservation of life from fire; statistics of the fire appliances in English towns; foreign fire systems; hints for the formation of, and rules for, fire brigades; and an account of American steam fire engines. London: Lockwood & Co., 1866. Google Books.

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Historical Perspective

Algiers Historical Society. The Algerine. New Orleans, LA: Algiers Historical Society. CD, Volumes 1-30, 2001.

Bailey, John. The lost German slave girl: the extraordinary true story of Sally Miller and her fight for freedom in old New Orleans. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2005.

Campanella, Richard. Bienville's dilemma: a historical geography of New Orleans. Lafayette: Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 2008.

Clark, Jr. Robert T. "The German Liberals in New Orleans 1840-1860." Louisiana Historical Quarterly. Volume 20 Number 1.

Clark, Jr. Robert T. "The New Orleans German Colony in the Civil War." Louisiana Historical Quarterly. Volume 20 Number 4. 

Clark, Jr. Robert T. "Reconstruction and the New Orleans German Colony." Louisiana Historical Quarterly. Volume 23 Number 2.

Coleman, William Head. Historical sketch book and guide to New Orleans and environs with map. Illustrated with many original engravings; and containing exhaustive accounts of the traditions, historical legends, and remarkable localities of the Creole city. New York: W.H. Coleman, 1885.

Corsan, W. C. Two months in the Confederate States: an Englishman's travels through the South. Trask Benjamin H., editor. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1996.

Deiler, John Hanno. Geschichte der deutschen gesellschaft von New Orleans : Mit einer einleitung: die europaische einwanderung nach den vereinigten staaten von 1820 bis 1896, New Orleans als einwandererhafen und die europaische einwanderung uber New Orleans / Bestschrift zam goldenen jubilaum der gesellschaft. New Orleans : Im selbstverlage, 1897.

Dixon, Richard Remy. Algiers: the heart of New Orleans. New Orleans: Upton Print. Co., 1973.

Dixon, Richard Remy. Old Algiers: a story of Algiers, yesterday and today. [Algiers? La.]: Algiers Annexation to New Orleans Centennial Committee, 1980.

Dixon, Richard Remy. This is Algiers: a historical sketch of Algiers, its past, its present, and a few incidents in between. New Orleans: Upton Print. Co., 1971.

ETV (Firm), ETV Marketing, Goethe-Institut Washington, and German Information Center USA. Germans in America. Columbia, SC: ETV Marketing, 2008. [DVD video].

Everett, Donald E. "The New Orleans Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1853." Louisiana Historical Quarterly. Volume 33 Number 4.  

Faust, Albert Bernhard. The German Element in the United States. 2 volumes. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1909.

Guillet, Edwin C. The Great Migration, the Atlantic crossing by sailing ship since 1770,  Toronto: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1937.

Houck, Oliver A. Down on the Batture. University of Mississippi, 2010.

Laborde, Peggy Scott, Mary Lou Eichhorn, and A. J. Loria. Holy New Orleans! [New Orleans]: Greater New Orleans Educational Television Foundation, 1997.[DVD video]

Laguaites, Jeanette K. "The German Element in New Orleans, 1820-1860." Master's thesis, Tulane University, 1940.

Landry, Terri, and Ed Clancy. Irish New Orleans: a culturally authentic portrait of the Irish in New Orleans. New Orleans, La: WYES-TV, 1999.[DVD video]

Landry, Terri, and Eric Paulsen. German New Orleans. [New Orleans, La.]: Greater New Orleans Educational Television Foundation, 2004.[DVD video]

Liparulo, Steven. Farewell to football?: an American fan's examination of conscience. 2016. [print on demand]

MacElvaine, Robert S. The great depression: America, 1929 - 1941. New York: Times Books, 1993.

Memminger. J.D.G. v. Memminger's Beschreibung von Württemberg. Stuttgart: J.G. Cotta'scher Verlag, 1841. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

Memminger J. D. G., Württembergische Jahrbücher für vaterländische Geschichte, Geographie, Statistik und Topographie. Stuttgart  und Tubingen: F. G. Cotta’f·ch en Buchhandlung, 1822. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

Merrill, Ellen C. Germans of Louisiana. Gretna: Pelican Publishing Company, 2005.

Miller, Edwin Haviland. Salem is my dwelling place: a life of Nathaniel Hawthorne. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1991.

Nau, John Frederick. The German people of New Orleans, 1850-1900. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1958.

Parton, James. General Butler in New Orleans; being a history of the administration of the Department of the Gulf in the year 1862: with an account of the capture of New Orleans, and a sketch of the previous career of the general, civil and military. New York: Mason Brothers, 1864.

Rightor, Henry. Standard history of New Orleans, Louisiana: giving a description of the natural advantages, natural history in regard to the flora and birds, settlement, Indians, Creoles, municipal and military history, mercantile and commercial interests, banking, transportation, struggles against high water, the press, educational, literature and art, the churches, old burying grounds, bench and bar, medical, public and charitable institutions, the carnival, amusements, clubs, societies, associations, etc. Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1900.

Sagarra, Eda. A Social History of Germany, 1648-1914. New York : Holmes & Meirers Publishers, 1977.

Schulze, Hagen. Germany: a new history. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1998.

Seymour, William H. The Story of Algiers, 1718-1896, now fifth district of New Orleans, the past and present. Algiers: Algiers Democrat Pub. Co., Ltd., 1896.

Sheehan, James J. German history, 1770-1866. Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Scheer, Teva J. Our daily bread: village life in early modern Germany. North Saanich, BC: Adventis Press, 2010.

Smith, Margaret Denton, and Mary Louise Tucker. Photography in New Orleans: the early years, 1840-1865. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982.

Solsten, Eric, editor. Germany: A country study. Washington, D.C.: Federal Research Division, Library of Congress, 1996.

Steward, Hal D. Thunderbolt. Washington, D.C.: 11th Armored Division Association, 1948. 

Ungewitter, F. H. Europe, Past and Present: A Comprehensive Manual of European Geography and History with Separate Descriptions and Statistics of Each State, and a Copious Index, Facilitating Reference to Every Essential Fact in the History and Present State of Europe. New York: G.P. Putnam, 1850. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

University of Houston. Glass mountain. Houston, Tex: University of Houston, 2000. [Volume 4, Spring 2009]

Uys, Errol Lincoln. Riding the rails: teenagers on the move during the Great Depression. New York: TV Books, 1999.

Walker, Mack. German home towns: community, state, and general estate, 1648-1871. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1971.

Walker, Mack. Germany and the emigration, 1816-1885. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 1964.

Walter, Jakob. The Diary of a Napoleonic Foot Soldier. Edited and with an introduction by Marc Raeff. New York: Doubleday, 1991.

Wendell, George Blunt. Reminiscences of New Orleans, and Journey up the Mississippi and Ohio rivers. Letter written in New Orleans, dated 7 June 1847.  Library of Congress. http://memory.loc.gov/

Württembergischer Ärztlicher Verein. Medicinisches Correspondenzblatt des Württembergischen Ärztlichen Vereins.Volume 7. Stuttgart: Schweizerbart [u.a.], 1837. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

Yodis, Elaine G., Craig E. Colten, and David C. Johnson. Geography of Louisiana. Boston: McGraw-Hill Custom Pub., 2003.

Immigration

Arndt, Karl J. R., editor. "A Bavarian's Journey to New Orleans and Nacogdoches in 1853 - 1854." Louisiana Historical Quarterly. Volume 23 Number 2.

Brick Store Museum. Old Ship Portraits of Kennebunk. Kennebunk, Me: Brick store museum, 1943.

Bryant, Seth E., and Seth E. Bryant. A List of Vessels Built from 1800 to 1878: [with a Supplement from 1874 to 1884]. Kennebunk, Me: Brick Store Museum, 1950.

Chambers, William, and Robert Chambers. "German Emmigration." Chambers's Edinburgh journal. No. 129, New Series. London: W. S. Orr and Co., 1846. Google Books. http://books.google.com/

Guth, Hermann. Amish Mennonites in Germany: Their Congregations, the Estates Where They Lived, Their Families. Morgantown, PA: Masthof Press, 1995.

Hazen, Jacob A. 1869. Five years before the mast. New York: Allen Bros.

Passenger lists of vessels arriving at New Orleans, La. 1820 - 1902. Micropublication  M259 roll 20. Washington: National Archives.

Thompson, Margaret J. Captain Nathaniel Lord Thompson of Kennebunk Maine and the Ships he built. Boston: Charles E. Lauriat Co., 1937.

Newspapers

Daily Picayune. New Orleans, Louisiana, 1874, 1904-1912.

Item. New Orleans, Louisiana, 1904.

States. New Orleans, Louisiana, 1912-1949.

States Item. New Orleans, Louisiana, 1962.

Tagliche Deutsche Zeitung, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1874.

Times Democrat. New Orleans, Louisiana, 1904.

Times Picayune. New Orleans, Louisiana, 1922-1972, 2008.

Tax Records

Fox, Cynthia G.  "Income Tax Records of the Civil War Years." Prologue. Washington: National Archives and Records Administration, Winter 1986.

U.S. Louisiana. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, monthly lists, 1866. National Archives Micropublication  M769, roll  ___. Washington: National Archives.

Vital Records

Orleans Parish Birth Records. Micropublication. Baton Rouge: Louisiana.State Archives. 

Orleans Parish Death Records. Micropublication. Baton Rouge: Louisiana.State Archives. 

Orleans Parish Marriage Records. Micropublication. Baton Rouge: Louisiana.State Archives. 

Orleans Parish,  Louisiana. Coroner's Office, Record of inquests and views, volume 24. December 20, 1872 - November 27, 1874. Microfilm roll  903975. New Orleans Public Library.

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