For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Whiteside County typically starts with "977.335". Some common subject headings for Whiteside County are:
Whiteside 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.
Bastian, Wayne. Whiteside County / by Wayne Bastian. [Morrison, Ill. : Whiteside County Board of Supervisors], 1968.
Bent, Charles, 1844-1926, History of Whiteside county, Illinois, from its first settlement to the present time; with numerous biographical and family sketches. Ed. by Charles Bent … Dixon, Ill., Print Shop, 1975.
The Biographical record of Whiteside County, Illinois. Chicago : S.J. Clarke, 1900.
Davis, William W. History of Whiteside County, Illinois from its earliest settlement to 1908 : illustrated, with biographical sketches of some prominent citizens of the county / by William W. Davis. Chicago : Pioneer Pub. Co., 1908.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Plat book of Whiteside County, Illinois. Chicago, 1893.
Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Standard atlas of Whiteside County, Illinois [cartographic material] : including a plat book of the villages, cities and townships of the county, map of the United States and world, patrons directory, reference business directory and departments devoted to general information / compiled and published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Chicago : Ogle, 1912.
Farm & Home plat & directory. Whiteside County, Illinois. [map]. Belmond, Iowa : Farm & Home Publishers,
W.W. Hixson & Co. Plat book of Whiteside Co., Ill. [cartographic material] Rockford, Ill., [1928?]
Rockford Map Publishers. Farm plat book, Whiteside County, Illinois. [cartographic material] Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, c1954.
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