Pound Ridge Community Church, Pound Ridge

Photograph by Gray Williams


Picturing Our Past: National Register Sites in Westchester County

Gray Williams

2003. 492 pages; 615 illustrations, 365 in full color. Clothbound. $45.00

"Picturing Our Past is a feast for the eyes....Meticulously researched, Gray Williams' images and text fix your vision on each subject and then draw you into the heart and soul of its history. A dazzling achievement." —Roger Panetta, Chair, History Department, Fordham University, Marymount.

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The Cemeteries of Westchester County

Patrick Raftery

2011. 789 pages in 3 volumes, over 1,200 illustrations. Spiral bound. $75.00

A comprehensive reference work of the County's cemeteries, as well as a detailed history of the families who have settled here over many generations.

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The Guide to Genealogical Research in Westchester County, NY

Marjorie, Renino

1986. Revised Edition, 2003. Maps, over 300 pages. Spiral-bound with laminated cover. $45.00

Completely revised and updated, this book is the bible for genealogical research in Westchester.

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American Architecture, Westchester County, New York: Colonial to Contemporary

Frank Sanchis

1977. 564 pages, 1,000 illustrations, maps. Clothbound. Only 10 copies available. $75.00

The most comprehensive architectural survey of Westchester architecture, including history, descriptions and photographs of homes, religious and educational buildings, commercial and public.

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The Westchester Historian: Volume 85, Number 3, Summer 2009

William Quirin, Ph.D

2009. 66 pages, full color. $15.00

"Under the Apple Tree: the History of Golf in Westchester County." Westchester County played a pivotal role in the history of golf in America. The historian of the Metropolitan Golf Association, Dr. William Quirin, recounts this illustrious history in a special full-color, double issue.

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To End the War at White Plains

Moncrieff J. Spear

2002. Maps. 147 pages. Paperback. $12.95

A new examination of the Battle of White Plains and of the events leading up to this important event in Westchester-and United States-history.

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History of Westchester County, New York

J. Thomas Scharf

1992 reprint of the original 1886 edition. Maps, illustrations. Two volumes. Clothbound. $150.00

This reprint of Scharf's monumental history has slightly larger type than the original and is printed on acid-free paper. No genealogist or local history buff should be without it.

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Personal Name Index to J. Thomas Scharf's History of Westchester County

Compiled by Elizabeth G. Fuller

1988. 160 pages. Paperback. $25.00

An index to the 10,000 personal names in Scharf's History makes that landmark work accessible to researchers, genealogist and local historians.

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Lives Well Spent: Westchester County Obituaries and Death Notices in the Eastern State Journal, May 1845-April 1875

Compiled by Elizabeth G. Fuller

320 pages. Paperback. $50.00

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For Better or Worse: Westchester County Marriage Notices in the Eastern State Journal, May 1845-April 1875

Compiled by Elizabeth G. Fuller

244 pages. Paperback. $45.00

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Indexes to Westchester County Names in the Federal Censuses, 1790-1840

Compiled by Elizabeth G. Fuller

676 pages. Paperback. Four volumes. Set $50.00, individual volumes $15.00

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