American Vinedresser’s Guide - by John
James Dufour, 1826; 314 pages plus index, Dufour was one of the Swiss brothers who founded Vevay and the wine industry in the United States.
Will Henry Stevens - Life and career of modern art painter Will Henry Stevens of Vevay (1881-1949). Published by Greenville County Museum of Art. 82 pages with 52 color illustrations. pb. $17.95
Switzerland County Interim Report – Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory, 2006, published by Historic Landmarks Foundation of Indiana. 115 page book documents historic buildings, sites, structures,and districts.
Along the Ohio, Cincinnati to Louisville –
Postcard History Series by Arcadia Publishing.
Postcard images show many riverfront scenes,
from the cities along the way to excursion
steamboats, river scenery, and the river at work. Pb.
Ohio River Images, Cincinnati to Louisville in the Packet Boat Era – Images of America Series by Arcadia Publishing. This fascinating pictorial history gives readers a glimpse into the packet boat era from about 1900 to 1930 along the route from Cincinnati to Louisville.
Memories - By Willetta Washmuth, an
autobiography sharing events and changes in
Switzerland County over her lifetime.
Roxy - by Edward Eggleston, written in 1878, Roxy recounts a real event, telling the story of a woman attempted to follow the dictates of society and her religion as to proper thought and behavior. 537 pages pb.
SC Cemetery Locator - By Ellen Kern, valuable
resource revealing discoveries of once lost
cemeteries in the county.
Thrills of the Historic Ohio River – originally published in 1929, articles originally written for the Cincinnati Times-Star by Frank Y. Grayson. 280 pages, indexed, pb.
Harlan Hubbard and the River, A Visionary
Life – by Don Wallis, 1989. “A weaving together of Harlan’s words, from his journals and his books, travel diaries and notes, unpublished manuscripts, and memoirs .” pb.
to preserve, protect and promote the history of
Switzerland County, Indiana
The Swiss Settlement of Switzerland County - An insight into the early founding and development of Switzerland County. Pb $29.00
Tasty Treasures Cookbook - A 2011 collection of handed-down recipes from historical society members and friends that truly lives up to its name.
Switzerland County Historical Society Book Store
Below is a selection of books relating to the history of our county and the Ohio River. We generally have a small number of each volume and sometimes have difficulty in replacing stock. We periodically change items offered here as our availability allows. If you are looking for a particular book or one has been removed that you looked at before please drop us a note and we will be happy to try to locate it for you.
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Revolutionary Soldiers and the Wives of Revolutionary Soldiers with Ties to Switzerland County Indiana -