Image:   New York City Public Library Reading Room  . c. 1911. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. 

Image: New York City Public Library Reading Room. c. 1911. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. 

 

Recent Projects

The following projects are some examples of the breadth and depth of my research work. 

 
 
 Jennifer Egan,  Manhattan Beach . New York: Scribner. 2017.

Jennifer Egan, Manhattan Beach. New York: Scribner. 2017.

Historical Research: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

The research I did for Manhattan Beach was conducted online and through a number of personal visits to libraries and archives across Brooklyn and Manhattan, including: Brooklyn College Library & Archives, Columbia University Libraries, Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn Navy Yard Archive, Kingsborough Community College, New York Public Library, New York Society Library and the Tenement Museum. 

 

Surrogate's Court, Albany, New York. Probate Record for John Wisner. 15 Sep. 1778.

Genealogical Research: Wisner Family

All my genealogical research is confidential. As an example of this work, here are some highlights from my own family tree.