For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for McDonough County typically starts with "977.342". Some common subject headings for McDonough County are:
McDonough 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.
Bateman, Newton, ed. Historical encyclopedia of Illinois / edited by Newton Bateman, Paul Selby ; and History of McDonough County / edited by Alexander McLean. Chicago : Munsell, 1907
Clarke, S.J. History of McDonough County, Illinois : its cities, towns and villages, with early reminiscences, personal incidents and anecdotes, and a complete business directory of the county. Springfield, Ill. : D.W. Lusk, State Printer, 1878.
Hallwas, John E. McDonough County heritage. Macomb, Ill. : Illinois Heritage Press, c1984.
Pickett, Eve. Index of personal names found in the History of McDonough County, Illinois, 1885 / compiled by Eve Pickett and Louise Myers. Macomb, Ill. : McDonough County Genealogical Society, .
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Chesnutt, John Martin. Plat book, atlas and directory, McDonough County, Illinois. [Mt. Sterling? Ill., 1948]
Hixson, W.W. & Co. Plat book of McDonough County. Rockford, [1931?]
Standard atlas of McDonough County. Chicago : Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1913.
Rockford Map Publishers. Land atlas & plat book ... McDonough County, Illinois. Rockford, 1976-
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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