Nathan A. King Library

Inventory of Library of Nathan A. King as transferred to David Trask, June 24, 1989 at Kings Valley, Oregon

U.S. before Oregon

1.    Historic Salem, Massachusetts, David Little, 24 pp, soft cover, Bromley & Co., Boston. (Fromherz)

2.    The Pilgrim Story, William Franklin Atwood, 79 pp, soft cover, Memorial Press, Plymouth, Massachusetts.  (Fromherz).

3.    A Guide at a Glance of Historic Boston, 48 pp, soft cover, Rawding Distributing Co. (Fromherz)

4.    The Families of the Pilgrims, Elder William Brewster, 10 pp, soft cover, Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, (Fromherz).

5.    Families of the Pilgrims, William Bradford, 8 pp soft cover, Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. (Fromherz).

6.    Chambersburg, pamphlet, Chambersburg, PA. Chamber of Commerc.

7.    New England Marriages, Prior to 1700, Clarence Alom Torrey, 1009 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.).

8.    Mayflower Descendants and Their Marriages for Two Generations After the Landing, John T. Landis, 37 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.)

9.    The Complete Book of Emigrants 15607-1660, Peter Wilson Coldham, 600 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.)

10.    Vital Records of New Salem, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, 283 pp, hard cover, The Essex Institute, Salem, Massachusetts.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.)

11.    Genealogies of Long Island Families From New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. I, Albertson to Polhemius, Henry B. Hoff, 787 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.).

12.    Genealogies of Long Island Families From New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. II, Parah to Young, Henry B. Hoff, 812 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.).

13.    Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. I, Covering Families of Francis Eaton--Samuel Fuller-William White, edited by Lucy Mary Kellogg, 247 pp, hard cover, General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, Mass.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.)

14.    Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. II, Covering Families of James Chilton--Richard More--Thomas Rogers, etited by Robert M. sherman, 409 pp, hard cover, General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, Mass.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.)

15.    American Surnames, Eldon C. Smith, 371 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.).

16.    Saints and Strangers, George F. Willison, 513 pp, hard cover, Reynal and Hitchcock, New York.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.) (Nathan notes that this book is out of print and valuable).

17.    A Diplomatic History of the American People, Thomas A. Bailey, 973 pp, hard cover, Appleton Century Crofts Division of Meredith Publishing Co., New York. (Nathan A. King).

18.    Vital Records of Norton, Massachusetts to the year 1850, edited by Henry Ernest Woods, 405 pp, hard cover, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston. (Nathan A. King).

19.    Chambers History, Trails of Centuries, William D. Chambers, 198 pp, hard cover, Press of Scott Printing Co., Muncie, Indiana.  (Mrs. Minerva Mueller bequst to Nathan A. King, Sr.).

20.    Ohio Guide to Genealogical Sources, Carol Willsey Bell, 372 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.)

21.    Early Ohio Settlers Purchasers of Land in Southwestern Ohio, 1800-1840, Ellen T. Berry and David A. Berry, 372 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.).

22.    Early Ohio Settlers Purchasers of Land in Southeastern Ohio, 1800-1840, Ellen T. Berry and David A. Berry, 129 pp, hard cover, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, Baltimore.  (Nathan A. King, Sr.).

General Oregon

23.    Governors of Oregon, George S. Turnbull, 107 pp, hard-cover Binfords & Mort, Portland, Oregon.  

24.    Fire and Ice, The Cascade Volcanoes, Stephen L. Harris, 315 pp, soft cover, Pacific Press, Seattle, Washington.

25.    Historically Speaking, Polk County Historical Society, 38 pp, soft cover, Monmouth Herald.

26.    Transactions of the 3rd Annual Reunion of the Oregon Pioneer Association, E.M. Waite, 88 pp, soft cover, E.M. Waite.

27.    Tales Out of Oregon, Ralph Freidman, 248 pp, soft cover, Pars Publishing, Portland, Oregon.

28.    A Touch of Oregon, Ralph Freidman, 234 pp, soft cover, Pars Publishing Portland, Oregon.

29.    Oregon for the Curious, Ralph Freidman, 154 pp, soft cover, Pars Publishing, Portland, Oregon.

30.    Our Oregon, Ray Atkeson and Paul Lewis, 72 pp, soft cover, Beautiful West Publishing, Portland, Oregon.

31.    Oregon Ghost Towns, Lambert Florin, 180 pp, soft cover, Superior Publishing, Seattle, Washington.

32.    Ghost Towns of the West, Lambert Florin, 872 pp, hard cover, Superior Publishing, Seattle, Washington.

33.    Maryhill--SamHill--and Me, Lois Davis Plotts, 79 pp, soft cover, Post Publications, Camas, Washington.

34.    Lost in Time, Kings Valley Grade school, 78 pp, soft cover, published by school principal.  (Gift from Erin Joan Hood in summer of 1985 when with her Grandfather, Nathan A. King, Sr. by the children of the school.)

35.    The Trail to Oregon, Frederica Coons, 183 pp, hard cover, Binfords & Mort, Portland, Oregon.

36.    Terrible Trail:  The Meek Cutoff, 1845, Keith Clark and Lowell Tiller, 244 pp, soft cover, Caxton Press, Caldwell, Idaho.  

37.    Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey, Lillian Schlissel, 262 pp, soft cover, Schocken Books, New York, NY.  (Katheryn King Hood gift to Nathan A. King, Sr. in memory of her grandmothers, Great, Great and thereafter, who walked the trails to Oregon.)

38.    Applegate Trail, Walter Meacham, 26 pp, soft cover, James Kerns and Abbott Printers, Portland, Oregon.

39.    First Three Wagon Trains, John Bidwell, 104 pp, hard cover, Binfords & Mort, Portland, Oregon.

40.    The Brazen Overlanders of 1845, Donna M. Wojcik (Montgomery), 566 pp, hard cover, Donna M. Wojcik (Montgomery)

41.    Columbia River Gorge History, Vol. I, Jim Attwell, 151 pp, soft cover, Tahlkie Books, Skamania, Washington.

42.    Columbia River Gorge History, Vol. II, Jim Attwell, 210 pp, soft cover, Tahlkie Books, Skamania, Washington.

43.    Cemetery Records of Benton County, Oregon, The Genealogical Forum, Portland, Oregon.

44.    Yesterday's Roll Call--Statistical Data and Genealogical Facts From Cemeteries in Baker, Sherman, and Umatilla Counties, Oregon, Genealogical Forum of Portland, 364 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Forum of Portland.

45    Genealogical Material in Oregon Donation Land Claims, Vol I., Abstracted from Applications by Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon, 1957, 152 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon.

46    Genealogical Material in Oregon Donation Land Claims, Vol II., Abstracted from Applications by Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon, 1959, 197 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon.

47    Genealogical Material in Oregon Donation Land Claims, Vol III., Abstracted from Applications by Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon, 1962, 230 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon.

48.    Genealogical Material in Oregon Donation Land Claims, Vol IV., Abstracted from Rejected Applications filed in Oregon City, Roseburg and the Dalles Land Offices, by Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon, 1967, 159 pp, soft cover, Genealogical Forum of Portland, Oregon.

Portland

49.    The Shaping of a City Business and Politics in Portland, Oregon, 1885-1915, E. Kimbark MacColl, 553 pp, soft cover, Georgian Press, Portland, OR. 

50.    The Growth of a City Power and Politics in Portland Oregon, 1915-1950, E. Kimbark MacColl, 717 pp, soft cover, Georgian Press, Portland, OR.

51.    Portland, A Historical Sketch and Guide, Terence O'Donnell and Thomas Vaughn, 161 pp, soft cover, Oregon Historical Society.

52.    City on the Willamette, The Story of Portland, Oregon, Percy Maddux, 229 pp, hard cover, Metropolitan Press of Portland, OR.

52.    Willamette Landings, Howard McKinley Corning, 201 pp, hard cover, Binsfords & Mort, Portland, OR

54.    Blow for the Landing, A Hundred Years of Steam Navigation on the Waters of the West, Fritz Timmen, 235 pp, hard cover Caxton Press, Caldwell, Idaho