For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Jefferson County typically starts with "977.3793". Some common subject headings for Jefferson County are:
Jefferson 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.
Facts and folks : a history of Jefferson County, Illinois. Mt. Vernon, Ill. : Jefferson County Historical Society, 1978.
Portrait and biographical record of Clinton, Washington, Marion and Jefferson Counties, Illinois : containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the counties together with biographies and portraits of all the governors of the state and the presidents of the United States. Evansville, Ind. : Unigraphic, 1975.
History of Jefferson County, Illinois, 1810-1962. Mt. Vernon, Illinois, 1962.
Wall’s history of Jefferson County, Illinois / by John A. Wall. Indianapolis, Ind. : B.F. Bowen & Co., 1909.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
W.W. Hixson & Co. PLAT BOOK OF JEFFERSON COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD, 1930.
Triennial atlas & plat book, Jefferson County, Illinois. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, 1969-[197-]
PLAT BOOK WITH INDEX TO OWNERS, JEFFERSON COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD MAP PUBLISHERS, ROCKFORD, ILL. ROCKFORD, 1963.
Illinois. Division of Highways. Jefferson County. [Springfield, Ill.] : State of Illinois, Dept. of Public Works and Buildings, Division of Highways, 1956.
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