For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for De Witt County typically starts with "977.358". Some common subject headings for De Witt County are:
De Witt County (Ill.) --Biography.
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The Biographical record of DeWitt County, Illinois. Chicago : S.J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1901.
Index to the Biographical record of DeWitt County, Illinois : a book of biographical sketches. Clinton, Ill. : The Society, 1978.
HISTORY OF DE WITT COUNTY, ILLINOIS, WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF PROMINENT REPRESENTATIVE CITIZENS OF THE COUNTY. CHICAGO, 1910.
Portrait and biographical album of Dewitt and Piatt counties, Ill. : containing full page portraits of prominent and representative citizens of the county : together with portraits and biographies of all the Presidents of the United States and Governors of the state. Chicago, Ill. : Chapman Bros., 1891.
Complete name index to the History of De Witt County, Illinois, 1910, volume I. Thomson, Ill. : Distributed by Heritage House, 1972.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
PLAT BOOK OF DE WITT COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD, 1930.
Standard atlas of De Witt County, Ill., including a plat book of the villages, cities and townships of the county. Map of the State, United States and World. Patrons directory, reference business directory and departments devoted to general information. Analysis of the system of the U.S. Land Surveys, digest of the system of civil government, etc. Compiled and published by Geo. A. Ogle and Company, publishers and engravers. Chicago : Ogle, 1915.
Patron index - landowners, De Witt County, Ill. Plat book, l891. [Decatur, Ill.] : Decatur Genealogical Society, l970.
Land atlas & plat book ... DeWitt County, Illinois / Rockford Map Publishers. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers ; Clinton, Ill. : Distributed by DeWitt County Farm Bureau, 1976-
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.
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July 30, 2007