For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Stephenson County typically starts with "977.333". Some common subject headings for Stephenson County are:
Stephenson County (Ill.) --History.
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Portrait and biographical album of Stephenson County, Ill.: containing full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county, together with portraits and biographies of all the governors of Illinois, and of the presidents of the United States. Chicago : Chapman Bros., 1888.
The History of Stephenson County, Illinois, containing ... biographical sketches ... war record ... statistics ... portraits of early settlers ... history of the Northwest, history of Illinois, &c. … Chicago : Western Historical Co., 1880.
Prairie Farmer’s directory of Stephenson County, Illinois / compiled and published by Prairie Farmer Publishing Co. [Freeport, Ill. : Stephenson County Genealogical Society, 1988?]
In the foot-prints of the pioneers of Stephenson County, Illinois : a genealogical record. Freeport, Ill. : Pioneer Pub. Co., 1900.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Combined 1871 Combination atlas map of Stephenson County, Illinois, 1913 Standard atlas and 1894 Plat book.
Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Standard atlas of Stephenson County, Illinois, including a plat book of the villages, cities, and townships of the county. Map of the state, United States, and world… Chicago, 1913.
Hutchinson and Nesbit (Cedarville, Ill.) Stephenson County, Illinois, plat book [cartographic material]. Cedarville, c1947.
North West Publishing Company, comp. Plat book of Stephenson County, Illinois. Drawn from actual surveys & county records by the North West Publishing Co. [n.p.] : North West Pub. Co., 1894.
Rockford Map Publishers. Land atlas & plat book ... Stephenson County, Illinois / Rockford Map Publishers. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, 1979-
Walling, Henry Francis, 1825-1888. Map of the County of Stephenson, Illinois [map] / from surveys under the direction of H.F. Walling ; surveyed and drawn by C.T. Dunham ; engraved, printed, colored & mounted at H.F. Wallings map establishment. New York : C.T. Dunham, 1859.
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