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La Salle County (Ill.) --Genealogy.
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O’Byrne, M. C. (Michael Cyprian) HISTORY OF LA SALLE COUNTY, ILLINOIS CHICAGO, 1924.
Hoffman, U. J. (Urias John), b. 1855. History of La Salle County, Illinois; together with biographical sketches of many of its prominent and leading citizens and illustrious dead. Chicago : S.J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1906.
History of La Salle County, Illinois : its topography, geology, botany, natural history, history of the Mound builders, Indian tribes, French explorations, and a sketch of the pioneer settlers of each town to 1840 : with an appendix, giving the present status of the county, its population, resources, manufactures, and institutions / by Elmer Baldwin. Chicago : Rand McNally, 1877.
History of La Salle County, Illinois [microform] : together with sketches of its cities, villages and towns, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history, portraits of prominent persons, and biographies of representative citizens : also a condensed History of Illinois, embodying accounts of prehistoric races, aborigines, Winnebago and Black Hawk wars, and a brief review of its civil and political history. Humanities Preservation Project, University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign (Series) ; 96-0182. Chicago : Inter-State Pub. Co., 1886.
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Standard atlas of La Salle County, Illinois, including a plat book of the villages, cities and townships of the County ... Compiled and published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. and Hennessey & Co. Chicago, 1906.
Atlas & plat book, La Salle County, Illinois / sponsored by La Salle County Farm Bureau. Rockford, Ill. Rockford Map Publishers.
W.W. Hixson & Co. Plat book of La Salle County, Illinois. [cartographic material] Rockford, [1931?]
Farm plat book and business guide, La Salle County, Illinois. [cartographic material] Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Company, 
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