For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Kane County typically starts with "977.323". Some common subject headings for Kane County are:
Kane County (Ill.) --Genealogy.
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.
Beers, Legget and Co., Pub. Commemorative biographical and historical record of Kane County, Illinois, containing portraits and biographical sketches of prominent citizens, governors of Illinois, presidents of the United States, also containing a history of the county. Chicago, 1888.
Geffinger, Ruth Whitchurch. Index to Past and present of Kane County, Illinois. [Chicago, 1878] n.p. 1975.
Hayes, Jo. Kane County celebrates Illinois Sesquicentennial, 1818-1968. [Kane Co., Ill.? : s.n., 1968?]
Joslyn, R. Waite (Rudolphus Waite). History of Kane County, Ill. Chicago, Pioneer Pub. Co., 1908.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Ensign, D.W. & Co. Atlas of Kane County, Illinois. Chicago, 1892.
Rockford Map Publishers. Atlas & plat book, Kane County, Illinois. Rockford, 1970-1974.
Sidwell Studio. Aer-o-plat atlas of Kane County, Illinois.West Chicago, Ill., c1961-
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