Annually the L. W. Nixon Library collection is further enriched by the new books that are donated. These are memorial books, honoring a loved one who has passed away, or gift books, commemorating a special event in the life of a family member or friend.
To arrange to place a memorial or gift book with the L. W. Nixon Library, please contact the library by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone El Dorado (316)322-3234, Wichita/metro area(316)733-3234.
From: Clifford W. Stone
Mrs. Clifford W. ("Sally" Connell) Stone - Living with Art., The Daily Seen.
Jayma Lea Graham - Deal with it: you cannot conquer what you will not confront.
Wilber E. Stone - Oceans of Kansas.
Mrs. Samuel R. (Lucinda Shriver) Clifford - The Language of God.
Mrs. Clifford W. ("Sally" Connell) Stone - Exploring the unexplained.
Mrs. Clifford W. ("Sally" Connell) Stone -The Hobby Book of Stenciling and Brush Stroke Painting.
From: Butler Community College
Myrtle Jones, Mother of Nita Jackson - Understanding attachment.
Donald Cation, Father of Doug Cation - Henry Adams & the making of America.
Harriet Tabor, Mother of Laura Albert - Kansas Past.
Jayma Graham, Daughter of Jim and Ann Graham - Pitch like a girl: how a woman can be herself and still succeed.
Vivian Musgrave, Mother-in-law of Susan Gilland - Martha Stewart's baking handbook.
John Wright, Father of Kathy Owens - The March.
Rita Wendler, Grandmother of Christina Rollins - The Worst hard time: the story of the Dust Bowl.
John Bohannon, Father of Anita Mills- A Tear in the Life of William Shakespeare: 1599.
Pete Weigel, Father of Terry Klenda - Buffalo Bill's America.
Rita Marie Boehm, Mother-in-law of Jan Boehm - Childhood on the Farm.
Francis Cillessen, Uncle of Bill Rinkenbaugh &Grandfather of Scott Cillessen - Developing the Leaders Around You. Father of Maggie Smith Melville: His World & Work.
Clint Upchurch, Nephew of Paul Kyle - The Great War for Civilization: the Conquest of the Middle East.
June Hunter, Mother of Julie Wishart - Christopher Marlowe: Poet & Spy.
Nancy Meyers, Wife of Marc Meyers - Broadway Musicals: the 100 Greatest Shows of All Time.
Josh Bacon, Son of Betty Bacon - Leading Every Day.
Richard Wiens, Brother of Marilyn Wiens Mahan - John Brown to Bob Dole: Movers & Shakers in Kansas History.
Doris Patton, Mother of Dr. Jay Moorman - C.S. Lewis.
Bernice Smith, Mother of Laura Coon - Jacqueline Kennedy: First Lady of the New Frontier.
Randy Brown, Father of Aaron Brown - Kansas Archeology
Agnes Dolan, Mother of Donna Gorton - The Book of Lost Books.
Norman Craig Willhite, Brother-in-Law of Juli Willhite - Flint Hills Cowboys.
Esther Wilson, Mother of Shirley Lawrence - Stories for an Enchanted Afternoon.
Anna Cutsinger, Mother-in-law of Marla Cutsinger - Women's Roles in the Renaissance.
Donald Kraft, Father of Linda Jolly - Mayflower: a Story of Courage, Community and War.
Buck Moore, Father of Carol Renfro - Stumbling on Happiness.
Bo Wonsetler, Mother of Bernie Wonsetler - Farewells.
Stan Roths, Step-son of DeeAnn Roths - Doc Holliday: the Life and the Legend.
Dana Stewart, Wife of John Stewart - Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Donald Mercer, Father of Deana Turner - The NPRI Listener's Encyclopedia of Classical Music.
David Wessling, Husband of Michelle Wessling - The Things that Matter.
Alfred "Al" Ross, Father of Judy Lawson - Wins, Losses, and Lessons.
Jeanne Miller, Mother of Kandy Miller - The Flash of Lightning Behind the Mountain.
LaVada Lambert, Aunt of Dr. Leanne Ellis - Gee's Bend: the Architecture of the Quilt.
Luann Wheeler, Sister of Frank Tremble - Home Comforts.
Kayden Leo Walker Cooper, Grandson of Joyce Millard. - More Help for Teachers of Young Children.
Genevieve Hackler, Grandmother of Telia and Yolanda Hackler - The Museé D'orsay.
Debbie George, Cousin of Dr. Leanne Ellis - Next Year Country.
Bob Travis, Father of Shannon Lincicome - Four Plays by William Lange.
Connie Lopez, Grandmother of Delia Garcia - Arthur Miller: Collected Plays, 1944-1961.
Mary Eshelman, Aunt of Bill Rickenbaugh - Ancient Agriculture.
Richard Lambert, Cousin of Leann Ellis - Good Poems for Hard Times.
Eldon Holt, Brother-in-Law of Ronda Holt - Black Storm Coming.
Sam Keys, Son of Jennifer Keys - Peter Pan in Scarlet: Authorized Sequel to J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan.
Minnie Kazmeirski, Mother-in-Law of Dr. Jackie Vietti - God's Universe.
Edith Engels, Mother of Sue Barrientos - Christmas USA: a Children's Book
Dale George, Father of Gene George - Caesar: Life of a Colossus.
From: Linda Billingsley
Nancy Meyers - Gram's Song.
From: Emily Matthias
June Hunter, Mother of Julie Wishart - Lighting the Way: a Woman Who Changed Modern America.
Thomas Moran's West: Chromolithography, High Art, and Popular Taste.
Clifford W. Stone - Black Rednecks & White Liberals., Character is Destiny.
The G.O.D. Experiments.
The Worst Hard Times.
The OZ Principle.
El Dorado: Legacy of an Oil Boom.
A World of Ideas.
Machiavelli on Modern Leadership.
The Future of Freedom.
Our Iceberg is Melting.
The Immortal Game (Chess).
Linda Billingsley - Finding Our Way: Leadership for an Uncertain Time.
Mark Weeks - Hatari - DVD Dr. No - DVD, Hamlet - DVD.
Sonja Milbourn - Finding Our Way: Leadership for an Uncertain Time.
Dorothy Babb The portable MFA in creative writing : improve your craft with the core essentials taught to MFA students.
In Honor of Linda Billingsley, on her Retirement by Fellow Butler Employees - Jack Jacobs. and How music came to the earth.
From: Don Koke
Marianne Koke - Art in Craftsmanship.
L. D. Sawyer - The American gas station.
Harold Jenkins - Food Folklore.
From: Jim Erickson
Marianne Koke - The Stanley Brothers & the Clinch Mountain Boys "I am a mon of constant sorrows.," Clinch Mountain Country., Cisco Houston: the Folkways Years, 1944-1961., Avalon Blues (Complete 1928 Okeh recordings) by Mississippi Hurt., Woody Guthrie & Cisco Houston., Sonny Terry (Collectable's Records), Classic Scots Ballads., Pete Seeger: American Favorite Ballads., Sonny Terry: Chain Gang Blues. --And the tin pan bended, and the story ended-- , Cisco Houston: Best of the Vanguard Years., Rainbow Quest: New Lost City Ramblers, etc., Rainbow Quest: Terry & McGhee and Hutt., The Carter Family: Will the Circle be Unbroken., Clarence Tom Ashley & Tex Isley play and sing American folk music, Smithsonian Folkways Archival Series., Everytime I feel the Spirit, vol. 3., Big Bill Broonzy., and In all Honesty, by The Stonemans.
From: Larry Penn
Marianne Koke - Shicken' with the Union: Songs from Wisconsin Labor History., The Whiskeys' Gone., A Ride on the Westbound., Railroad Queens of the Past. and The Rose Tattoo: Live.
From: Michael & Alanna Taylor
Marianne Koke - Janismania 2004. and Janis Ian: Live at Club Cafe.