WorldCat Identities

Filby, P. William (Percy William) 1911-2002

Overview
Works: 206 works in 825 publications in 2 languages and 13,750 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Bibliographies  Passenger lists  Genealogy  Local history  History  Exhibition catalogs  Directories  Registers (Lists)  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Compiler
Classifications: CS47, 016.9291072073
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Most widely held works about P. William Filby
 
Most widely held works by P. William Filby
American & British genealogy & heraldry; a selected list of books by P. William Filby( Book )

52 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selected list of books needed to meet the needs of genealogists and family researchers
Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries by P. William Filby( Book )

60 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and Nineteenth Centuries
A bibliography of American county histories by P. William Filby( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intention of this work is to compile a work which contains bibliographical references to all county histories of any consequence up to 1984. The author has attempted to give full bibliographical information as accurate as possible on each title
Passenger and immigration lists bibliography, 1538-1900 : being a guide to published lists of arrivals in the United States and Canada by P. William Filby( Book )

30 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new edition includes all the bibliographic citations from the first edition (1981) and its supplement (1984) and adds more than 750 new lists. It is arranged alphabetically by author, with lists included alphabetically by title when no author is known. Full publication information is given in each of the numbered entries, including reprint information, followed by a descriptive annotation (typically including such information as original location of the passenger or ship list, immigration register, church record, naturalization data, or archival source in the native country). All entries in the bibliography are numbered and correspond with the source numbers used in the Passenger and immigration lists index. Provides an index to data through the names of the places of emigration and immigration, ports of departure and arrival, and places of settlement. Ship names, place names, and collective names of various nationalities and peoples are included. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Germans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports by Ira A & Filby, P. William Glazier( Book )

79 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title of the first 10 volumes of the series is Germans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports 1850-1855
2,000 years of calligraphy; a three-part exhibition organized by the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Peabody Institute Library [and] the Walters Art Gallery, June 6-July 18, 1965. A comprehensive catalog by Baltimore Museum of Art( Book )

27 editions published between 1965 and 1980 in English and German and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the summer of 1965, one of the largest, comprehensive exhibitions of calligraphic masterpieces of the Western world was mounted in Baltimore by 3 major art institutions: the Walters Art Gallery, the Baltimore Museum of Art, and the Peabody Institute Library. This elegant, large-format volume, as well as being the exhibition catalog of that event, is a complete survey of calligraphy produced over the last 2,000 years. Containing 218 carefully chosen reproduced plates, representing every important development in the history of letter form. This book is a treasure trove for calligraphers and calligraphiles
Directory of American libraries with genealogy or local history collections by P. William Filby( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listing by state of the local libraries that include genealogical information in their collections
Italians to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports, 1880-1899 by P. William Filby( Book )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calligraphy & handwriting in America, 1710-1962 by George Peabody Library( Book )

8 editions published in 1963 in English and German and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star-spangled books : books, sheet music, newspapers, manuscripts, and persons associated with the Star-spangled banner by P. William Filby( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's who in genealogy & heraldry by Mary Keysor Meyer( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published records of more than 2,410,000 immigrants who came to the new world between the sixteenth and the mid-twentieth centuries by Paula K Byers( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of more than 2,029,000 passengers who came to the new world between the sixteenth and the mid-twentieth centuries by P. William Filby( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports( )

22 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American & British genealogy & heraldry by P. William Filby( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports( )

17 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports( )

14 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports( )

16 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passenger and immigration lists index( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A bibliography of American county histories
Alternative Names
Filby, P. W. 1911-

Filby, P. W. 1911-2002

Filby, P. W. (P. William), 1911-

Filby, P. W. (Percy William), 1911-2002

Filby, Percy William 1911-2002

Languages
English (429)

German (2)

Covers
A bibliography of American county historiesGermans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. portsItalians to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. ports, 1880-1899Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published records of more than 2,410,000 immigrants who came to the new world between the sixteenth and the mid-twentieth centuriesPassenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of more than 2,029,000 passengers who came to the new world between the sixteenth and the mid-twentieth centuriesGermans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. portsGermans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. portsGermans to America : lists of passengers arriving at U.S. portsPassenger and immigration lists index