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Where to Start

For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Menard County typically starts with "977.355". Some common subject headings for Menard County are:

Menard County (Ill.) --Biography.
Menard County (Ill.) --History.
Menard County (Ill.) --Maps.

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.

County Histories

The History of Menard and Mason Counties. Chicago : O.L. Baskin & Co., 1879.
Call Number: 977.355 B29

Miller, Robert Don Leavey. Past and present of Menard County. Chicago : S.J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1905.
Call Number: 977.355 M61


UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.


W.R. Brink & Co. Illustrated atlas map of Menard County. [Edwardsville?] Ill. : W.R. Brink, 1874.
Call Number: F. 912.77355 B77IL

Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Standard atlas of Menard County. Chicago, 1899.
Call Number: F. 912.77355 Og5s

Rockford Map Publishers. Farm plat book. Rockford, 1955.
Call Number: Q. 912.77355 R59FA


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Further Information

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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