For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Lake County typically starts with "977.321". Some common subject headings for Lake County are:
Lake 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.
Historical encyclopedia of Illinois, ed. by Newton Bateman, LL. D., Paul Selby, A.M.; and history of Lake County, ed. by Hon. Charles A. Partridge … Chicago : Munsell Pub. Co., 1902.
Historical and statistical sketches of Lake County, state of Illinois... / by Elijah M. Haines. Waukegan, Ill. : E. G. Howe, 1852.
Halsey, John J., 1848- A history of Lake County, Illinois [by] John J. Halsey ... editor, C.C. Tracey, projector. Philadelphia : R.S. Bates, 1912.
How it all began / by Joe Meads.[Lake Bluff? Ill.] : Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society, 1976.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Atlas of Lake County, Illinois [cartographic material] / published by W.W. Hixson & Co. in collaboration with James Anderson Company, Inc. Rockford, Ill. : W.W. Hixson & Co., 1936-
Atlas of East half Lake County, Illinois ; Atlas of West half Lake County, Illinois. [West Chicago, Ill.] : Sidwell Studio, 1947-
W.W. Hixson & Co. PLAT BOOK OF LAKE COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD, 1931.
Tri-annual atlas and plat book, Lake County. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, [19-- - 196-]
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