For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Boone County typically starts with "977.329". Some common subject headings for Boone County are:
Boone County (Ill.) --History.
If you have questions about using the online catalog or subject headings, please see How To use Our Library. We've provided a few areas below to start you off.
Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897. HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS AND HISTORY OF BOONE COUNTY. Chicago, Munsell, 1909.
Boone County then and now, 1835-1976 : a history in words and pictures by her sons and daughters to celebrate the Bicentennial of the signing of the Declaration of Independence / edited by Virginia B. Moorhead. [Belvidere?] Ill. : Boone County Bicentennial Commission, 1976.
The Past and present of Boone County, Illinois. Chicago : H. F. Kett & Co., 1877.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Middle West Pub. Co. 20th. century atlas of Boone County, Illinois. Chicago, 1905.
Ogle, George A. & Co. Standard atlas of Boone County, Illinois… Chicago, 1923.
Page, H.R. & Co. Illustrated atlas of Winnebago and Boone counties, Illinois… Chicago, 1886.
Rockford Map Publishers. Land atlas & plat book ... Boone County, Illinois. Rockford, 1977.
More information on can be found on our Web Resources Page as well as in the Illinois County Bibliography, which is shelved with 016.9773.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
July 26, 2007