NEW BOOKS, ETC.
Stafford County Photo CD -- $20, ppd.
Created in 2002 by Larry Mix, this CD contains 664 historical postcards
and many other photographs of county scenes and landmarks from the museum's archives. The CD is indexed and user-friendly.
County History 1870-1990 -- $34, ppd.
Published in 1990 by the Stafford County Historical and Genealogical
Society, this book is 8.5 x 11-inches and contains 304 pages of history, photographs and maps. It is beautifully bound in
black faux leather with gold embossed lettering. It makes a wonderful gift.
Stafford High School History:
Alumni Directory 1891-1991 -- $12, ppd.
Published in 1991 by the Stafford County Historical and Genealogical Society,
it comes complete with two inserts that update the directory through 2010.
Stafford County Museum Video Tour -- $20, ppd.
This is a two-hour tour of both floors of main building, Crawford and Milton
annexes and Weekley Library in its original location in the old Masonic Hall. Narrators include Ruth Shocklee, Earl Hayes,
Silva Scholes and Marion Hearn. Please specify VHS or DVD.
Stafford Timeline -- $7, ppd.
This eight-page 5.5 x 8.5-inch booklet of Stafford history was compiled
and written by Michael Hathaway for the Stafford County Historical and Genealogical Society in 2007. It traces the history
of Stafford through a chronology of events as they occurred 1876-2007. All sources are cited.
A Prairie Beacon: The Peace Creek, Kansas Church of
Christ -- $15.00, ppd.
One copy available. This 107-page 5.5 x 8.5-inch softcover book is
a history of the Peace Creek Church of Christ written and published by Grant Clothier in 2007.
Celebrating Our Heritage, Renewing Our Vision
-- $15, ppd.
This 318-page cookbook was compiled and published in 2009 by members of
the Calvary Baptist Church to celebrate its centennial. It is 7.5 x 9.5-9 inches and is bound in a convenient three-ring binder.
There are dividers for each section and each divider has a photograph pertaining to church history. It is a definite must-have
for collectors of cookbooks and/or local history and also makes a perfect gift.
The St. John Centennial Cookbook 1879-1979 100 Years
of Good Cookin'-- $15, ppd.
One copy available. Published by Kappa Rho Chapter of Beta Sigma
Phi to celebrate St. John's centennial in 1979. It is 7.25 x 8.75-inches, spiral-bound with glossy yellow cover. It
contains 285 pages of recipes submitted by the good folks of St. John.
The History of Hudson: The City's First 100 Years
-- $12, ppd.
One copy available. This book was written and published in 1987 by Geneva
Brim to celebrate Hudson's centennial. It contains 16 pages of Hudson history. It is 7 x 8.5-inches, stapled.
Golden Anniversary Staffordonian 1891-1941 --
Two copies available. This book was published in 1941 by the Alumni
Association to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stafford High School. It contains 55 pages of school history and alumni whereabouts.
It is 5.25 x 9.5-inches, stapled.
Golden Memories 1887-1937-- $7, ppd.
Two copies available. This book was published in 1937 by the Alumni
Association to celebrate the 50th anniversary of St. John High School. It contains 71 pages of school history and a list
of alumni whereabouts. It is 5.5 x 8.5-inches, stapled, in good condition with the previous owner's surname written in blue
ink in the top right corner of the title page.
History of the First Methodist Church of Stafford,
Kansas From It's [sic] Beginning to May, 1965 -- $7, ppd.
One copy available. This 5.5 x 8.5-inch stapled booklet contains 28 pages
of church history.
The Golden Anniversary of the First Christian Church
Including a Brief History of The City of Stafford -- $7, ppd.
Two copies available. This 6.25 x 9.75-inch stapled book contains 65
pages of church history. There are lots of photos throughout and a brief history of Stafford at the end.