For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Effingham County typically starts with "977.3796". Some common subject headings for Effingham County are:
Effingham County (Ill.) --Biography.
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.
History of Effingham county, Illinois / edited by William Henry Perrin. Chicago : O. L. Baskin & Co., 1883.
Portrait and biographical record of Effingham, Jasper and Richland Counties Illinois: containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens, governors of the state, and of the presidents of the United States. Chicago : Lake City Publishing Company, 1893.
Index to History of Effingham County, Illinois, 1883. Effingham, Ill. : Effingham County Genealogical Society, 1987.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Land atlas & plat book ... Effingham County, Illinois / Rockford Map Publishers. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, 1977-
FARM PLAT BOOK WITH INDEX TO OWNERS, EFFINGHAM COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD MAP PUBLISHERS, ROCKFORD, ILL. ROCKFORD, 1963.
Farm plat book and business guide, Effingham County, Illinois. [cartographic material] Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, c1949.
Standard atlas of Effingham County, Illinois, 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 ... Analysis of the system of U.S. land surveys, digest of the system of civil government, etc., etc. Compiled and published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Chicago : Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1899.
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