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MAP: Chicago, Illinois 1873

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: B15

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


This large scale city plan shows a mostly rebuilt Chicago after the devastating fire of 1871. Wards and ward boundaries are indicated, as are railway lines and public parks. The canal system and the branches of the Chicago River are clearly visible.Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Illinois: 1880/81

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: S32

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


This large map from our Centennial collection depicts the state in great detail, showing villages, post office towns and railroad lines. Useful while working with the 1880 census.Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

DuPage County, IL: Family Maps

By: N/A

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Arphax Publishing Co.:

Seller ID: DuPageIL

Condition: Arphax Publishing Co.


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Asylum, Prison, and Poorhouse: The Writings and Reform Work of Dorothea Dix in Illinois

By: N/A

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Southern Illinois Univ Press:

Seller ID: 321637

Condition: Southern Illinois Univ Press


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MAP: Chicago, Illinois Wards 1853

By: N/A

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: F35

Condition: 8.5x11” acid-free, heavyweight, linen-finish, cream-colored paper. Reproduction map of original, Map, Reproduction map of original


8.5x11” acid-free, heavyweight, linen-finish, cream-colored paper. Reproduction map of original, Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Illinois 1853

By: N/A

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: F07

Condition: 8.5x11” acid-free, heavyweight, linen-finish, cream-colored paper. Reproduction map of original, Map, Reproduction map of original


8.5x11” acid-free, heavyweight, linen-finish, cream-colored paper. Reproduction map of original, Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Illinois: 1864

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: T08

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Illinois: 1873/74

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: S15

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Illinois: 1885-87 (2 sheets)

By: N/A

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: T14

Condition: Black and white map, printed on (2) 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Black and white map, printed on (2) 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: Illinois: 1885-87 SOUTH

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: T14-b

Condition: Black and white map, printed on (2) 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Black and white map, printed on (2) 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

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An Index of Headstones in Lincoln Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois

By: Alabama Study Group of the Afro-American Genealogy and Historical Society of Chicago

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1999

Seller ID: A1375

ISBN: 0788413759

Condition: 577 pages, 5.5x8.5, 1999, 5.5x8.5, paper, 577 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The Alabama Study Group, spent three years compiling this valuable cemetery index. Lincoln Cemetery is thought to be the largest African American cemetery in the Chicago area. It was originally opened about 1911 by the Chicago Cemetery Association. This indexing project incorporates the identifying information of the grave markers only in the original section of "Historic" Lincoln Cemetery. In addition to headstone markings, Study Group members were permitted to ... View more info

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They Built Railway Cars: The Pullman Social Experiment and the Swedish Immigration

By: Allan T. Nilson

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2002

Seller ID: J2076

ISBN: 0788420763

Condition: 130 pages, 8.5x11, 2002, 8.5x11, paper, index, 130 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


English translation from Swedish by Raymond E. Johnson. A large number of Swedes came to Chicago in the 1880s to live in the model town of Pullman and to work in the factory that produced luxury sleeping cars. The two main themes of this book are: 1) Two families among a group of immigrants from the Nykyrke Parish in Sweden-how they adapted to a new life and culture and founded their Lutheran church; and 2) Railroad car magnate George M. Pullman, who built the factories ... View more info

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Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois, 1861-1862

By: Allen C. Fuller

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1863, 1995)

Seller ID: F0228

ISBN: 0788402285

Condition: 430 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1863, 1995), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 430 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The bulk of the book is made up of charts. The first few charts list Illinois regiments according to date and place of organization, name of commanding officer, number of men, and dates of departure for the field. The longest chart lists, by regiment and company, the name of every commissioned officer in the Illinois forces, including those who had resigned or been mustered out of service since the war began. An 1860 census of the free-white population in each county sho... View more info

Yates Phalanx: The History of the Thirty-Ninth Regiment, Illinois Veteran Infantry in the War of Rebellion, 1861-1865

By: Charles M. Clark, M.D. and Frederick Charles Decker

Price: $56.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1994

Seller ID: D0152

ISBN: 788401521

Condition: 419 pages, 8.5x11, 1994, 8?x11, paper, index, 419 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A detailed history of the regiment which named itself "Yates Phalanx" after the governor of the state. Formed in April 1861, the unit fought in Civil War campaigns from the winter of 1861 to its muster-out on December 6, 1865; it was the lead regiment that held Lee's forces at Appomattox Court-House.419 pages, 8.5x11, 1994, 8?x11, paper, index, 419 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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The Illinois Manuscripts: Vol. 1Z of the Draper Manuscript Collection

By: Craig L. Heath

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2003)

Seller ID: H2327

ISBN: 0788423274

Condition: 240 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2003), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 240 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This captivating collection of transcripts taken from the Draper Manuscript Collection consists of a series of letters concerning American pioneers in Illinois, along with a few original papers of Capt. James Piggott. History told from this first-hand perspective is rich with the flavor of the times that will fascinate readers and delight historians. Rather than a replacement for the Draper Manuscript, this transcript was created as an aid to the use of it. Researchers w... View more info

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The Descendants Of Johan Frederick Solter of Germany, Illinois and Kansas

By: Dale D. Webster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2003

Seller ID: W2365

ISBN: 0788423657

Condition: 92 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2003, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 92 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This book covers five generations descended from Johan Frederick Solter and two of his three wives. Johan was born in 1821 (probably in Sachsenhagen, Germany) and died in 1912 in Wichita, Kansas. This book is presented in the Modified Register System and has been compiled mostly from primary source documents. It is enhanced with interesting historical background and, when possible, short biographical sketches of some of the Solter descendants. Solter family photos and ma... View more info

Illinois: Research in the States

By: Diane Renner Walsh, CG

Price: $17.00

Publisher: National Genealogical Society: 2007

Seller ID: NGS-IL

Condition: 42 pages, 8.5x11, Softcover, National Genealogical Society


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Glimpses of Glory: The Regimental History of the 61st Illinois Volunteers with Regimental Roster

By: Drew D. Dukett

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2000)

Seller ID: D1405

ISBN: 0788414054

Condition: 170 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2000), 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 170 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


March with the 61st Illinois Volunteers through the American Civil War in the Western Theater, and you will understand the character of the men who fought to preserve the Union during our nation's greatest challenge. Drew Dukett has written a wonderful story about ordinary men and their families enmeshed in extraordinary events. Glimpses of Glory provides a moving experience of the human dimension of war."- Dr. Charles E. White, author of The Enlightened Soldier and ... 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... 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... View more info