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Indians of Illinois

By: Helen Cox Tregillis

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1983, 2003)

Seller ID: T0502

ISBN: 1556135025

Condition: 166 pages, 8.5x11, (1983, 2003), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 166 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A look at the history, and notable individuals, of the Illinois Indians who left their mark upon the United States. Two chapters are devoted to the history and customs of Indians in the area of present-day Illinois, beginning in ancient times and continuing through the 1800s. Transcribed accounts from newspapers of the late 1800s and early 1900s provide a first-hand look at whites and their interactions with the Illinois Indians during recent history. The bulk of the book is made up of selected biographies of local early Native Americans, including such well-known Indians as Big Foot, Black Ha... View more info

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People and Rural Schools of Shelby County, Illinois

By: Helen Cox Tregillis

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1984, 2001)

Seller ID: T1722

ISBN: 0788417223

Condition: 248 pages, 8.5x11, (1984, 2001), 2010, 8.5x11, paper, indices, 248 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book covers "over a hundred years of school history and over 150 of the common schools of Shelby County which existed in operation from 1827-1948, whcn the consolidation of rural schools was finally complete." A wealth of genealogical data can be gleaned from these name-filled pages. A brief history of the education system in Shelby County, Illinois, opens this text - "As early as 1787, the Northwest Ordinance included a statement on the schools and the means of an education." Seventeen Shelby County School Superintendents are the subjects of brief biographical sketches. A... View more info

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The Native Tribes of Ohio

By: Helen Cox Tregillis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1993)

Seller ID: T0925

ISBN: 155613925X

Condition: 138 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1993), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 138 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The area north of the Ohio River became a melting pot for many Native American tribes as colonists pushed on from the east and south. This book is about the rich history of these tribes.138 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1993), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 138 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Central Illinois Chronicles, Volume 1

By: Helen Cox Tregillis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1998)

Seller ID: T4942

ISBN: 0788449427

Condition: 228 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 228 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book compiles three years' worth of issues of a bi-monthly periodical of the same name; it draws information from over 75 counties throughout the state of Illinois inclusive of dates ranging throughout the 19th century. Entries have been gleaned from newspapers and various other sources of records, and include death records, burial records, marriage records, tax lists, deed records, court records, bond records and military service records, among other genealogically rich data. 228 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 228 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Central Illinois Chronicles, Volume 2

By: Helen Cox Tregillis

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1998)

Seller ID: T4943

ISBN: 0788449435

Condition: 252 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 252 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book compiles three years' worth of issues of a bi-monthly periodical of the same name; it draws information from over 75 counties throughout the state of Illinois inclusive of dates ranging throughout the 19th century. Entries have been gleaned from newspapers and various other sources of records, and include death records, burial records, marriage records, tax lists, deed records, court records, bond records and military service records, among other genealogically rich data. 252 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 252 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Central Illinois Chronicles, Volume 3

By: Helen Cox Tregillis

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1998)

Seller ID: T4944

ISBN: 0788446304

Condition: 152 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 152 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book compiles three years' worth of issues of a bi-monthly periodical of the same name; it draws information from over 75 counties throughout the state of Illinois inclusive of dates ranging throughout the 19th century. Entries have been gleaned from newspapers and various other sources of records, and include death records, burial records, marriage records, tax lists, deed records, court records, bond records and military service records, among other genealogically rich data. 152 pages, 8.5x11, (1998), 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 152 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info