For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Macon County typically starts with "977.358". Some common subject headings for Macon County are:
Macon County (Ill.) --Biography.
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History of Macon County, Illinois : with illustrations descriptive of its scenery, and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers. Evansville, IN : Whippoorwill Publications, 1985.
Portrait and biographical record of Macon County, Illinois : containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens, governors of the state, and of the presidents of the United States. Chicago : Lake City Publishing Co., 1893.
Past and present of the City of Decatur and Macon County, Illinois. Chicago : S.J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1903.
Smith, John W. History of Macon County, Illinois, from its organization to 1876.Springfield, Ill. : Rokker’s Printing House, 1876.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
W.W. Hixson & Co. PLAT BOOK OF MACON COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD, 1930
Plat book of Macon County, Illinois. Compiled & published by Alden Ogle & Co. Chicago, 1891.
Farm plat book and business guide, Macon County, Illinois / sponsored by Macon County Rural Youth. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, [1951?]
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