For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for McHenry County typically starts with "977.322". Some common subject headings for McHenry County are:
McHenry 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, ed. by Newton Bateman, LL. D., Paul Selby, A. M., and history of Rock Island County (historical and biographical) by special authors and contributors...Chicago, Munsell publishing company, 1914.
History of McHenry County, Illinois : together with ... biographies of representative citizens; also a condensed history of Illinois, with an added name index by Nancy Gubb Frederick. McHenry, Ill., 1983.
Johnson, Joel H. A brief history of McHenry County Woodstock, Ill.,1876.
McHenry County, Illinois, 1832-1968, Woodstock, Ill., c1968.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Combination atlas map of McHenry County, Illinois. McHenry, Ill.,1985.
Plat book of McHenry County, Illinois. Chicago, Ill., 1892.
Standard atlas of McHenry County, Illinois. Chicago, Ill., 1908.
Farm plat book and business guide, McHenry County, Illinois. Rockford, Ill., c1951.
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