For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Washington County typically starts with "977.388". Some common subject headings for Warren County are:
Washington 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.
Historical Society of Washington County, Illinois. Sesquicentennial Committee. This is Washington County; its first 150 years, 1818-1968. Nashville, Ill. 1968.
Portrait and biographical record of Clinton, Washington, Marion and Jefferson Counties, Illinois. Chicago, Chapman Pub. Co., 1894.
Washington County, Illinois, 1979 history. Nashville, Ill., Historical Society of Washington county, c1980.
Winnetka, Ill. Public Library. Genealogy Projects Committee. An index to the names of persons appearing in History of Washington County, Illinois (Philadelphia, Brink McDonough & Co., 1879) Thompson, Heritage House, 1973.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
General Map Company, Rockford, Ill. Plat book, Washington County, Illinois. Rockford, 1952.
Hixson, W.W. & Co.Plat book of Washington Co., Ill. Rockford, 1939?
Ogle, George A., & Co. Standard atlas of Washington County, Illinois… Chicago, 1906.
Rockford Map Publishers, Rockford, IL. Atlas & plat book, Washington County, Illinois. Rockford, 1973.
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.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
July 30, 2007