For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Henry County typically starts with "977.338". Some common subject headings for Henry County are:
Henry County (Ill.) --Biography.
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The biographical record of Henry County, Illinois. Chicago : S.J. Clarke, 1901.
Kiner, Henry L., 1851- History of Henry County, Illinois, by Henry L. Kiner. Also biographical sketches of many representative citizens of the county … Chicago : The Pioneer Pub. Co., 1910.
History of Henry county, Illinois : it’s taxpayers and voters; containing also, a biographical directory, a condensed history of the state; map of the county; a business directory...etc. Chicago : H. F. Kett, 1877.
Polson, Terry Ellen. Corn, commerce and country living : a history of Henry County, Illinois / edited by Terry Ellen Polson ; illustrated by Larry R. Garrett. Moline, Ill. : Desaulniers, 1968.
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Standard atlas of Henry County, Illinois : including a plat book of the villages, cities and townships of the county ... patrons directory, reference business directory … Chicago : G.A. Ogle, 1911.
Map of Henry County, Illinois [map] / compiled and published by P. Holmes; engraved, printed, colored & mounted by Edw. Mendel. [Chicago, Ill.] : P. Holmes, 1860.
Rockford Map Publishers. Land atlas & plat book ... Henry County, Illinois / Rockford Map Publishers. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers ; Cambridge, Ill. : Distributed by Henry County Farm Bureau,
General Map Company. Plat book, Henry County, Illinois. [cartographic material]. Rockford, Ill., 1954.
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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