For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Vermilion County typically starts with "977.365". Some common subject headings for Vermilion County are:
Vermilion County (Ill.) --History.
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.
Coffeen, Henry Asa, 1841-1913. Vermilion County, historical, statistical, and descriptive. Danville, 1871.
Jones, Lottie E. History of Vermilion County, Illinois : a tale of its evolution, settlement, and progress for nearly a century. Chicago, Pioneer Pub. Co., 1911.
The past and present of Vermilion County, Illinois. Chicago, S.J. Clarke Pub. Co., 1903.
Portrait and biographical album of Vermilion county, Illinois : containing full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county / reprinted and indexed by Illiana Gene[a]logical and Historical Society. Owensboro, McDowell Pub., 1981.
Stapp, Katherine Elizabeth. History under our feet : the story of Vermilion County, Illinois. Danville, Interstate Printers & Pub., 1968.
Williams, Jack Moore. History of Vermilion County, Illinois. Topeka, Indianapolis, Historical Pub. Co., 1930.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Boudinot, E.S. Atlas of Vermilion County Illinois; containing maps of the county, townships, cities, and villages. Danville, 1907.
Brink, W.R. & CO. An illustrated historical atlas map of Vermilion County, Ill. Philadelphia, 1875.
Hixson, W.W. & Co., PUB. Atlas of Vermilion County, Illinois. Rockford, 1943.
An ILLUSTRATED historical atlas map of Vermilion County, Ill., carefully compiled from personal examinations and surveys; and, Atlas of Vermilion county, Illinois…1907; and, Standard Atlas of Vermilion County, Illinois…1915. Evansville, Ind., Unigraphic Inc., 1977.
Ogle, George A., & CO., Pub. Standard atlas of Vermilion County, Illinois… Chicago, 1895.
Ogle, George A., & CO., Pub. Standard atlas of Vermilion County, Illinois… Chicago, 1915.
Rockford Map Publishers, Rockford, Ill. Farm plat book and business guide, Vermilion County, Illinois. Rockford, 1953.
Rockford Map Publishers, Rockford, Ill. Land atlas and plat book, Vermilion County, Illinois. Rockford, 1979.
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