For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Will County typically starts with "977.325". Some common subject headings for Will County are:
Will County (Ill.) --History.
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Genealogical and biographical record of Kendall and Will counties, Illinois : containing biographies of well known citizens of the past and present. Chicago : Biographical Pub. Co., 1901.
Genealogical and biographical record of Will County, Illinois, containing biographies of well known citizens of the past and present. Chicago : Biographical Publishing Co., 1900.
The history of Will County, Illinois, containing a history of the county ... a directory of its real estate owners; portraits of early settlers and prominent men; general and local statistics ... history of Illinois ... history of the Northwest … Chicago : W. Le Baron, Jr., & Co., 1878.
An index to the names of persons appearing in The history of Will County, Illinois / prepared by Genealogy Projects Committee, Winnetka Public Library. Winnetka, Ill. : The Library, 1973.
Sterling, Robert E. A pictorial history of Will County / Robert E. Sterling. Joliet, Ill. : Will County Historical Publications Co., 1975-
Maue, August. History of Will County, Illinois. Topeka : Historical Pub. Co., 1928.
Portrait and biographical album of Will County, Illinois : containing full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county, together with portraits and biographies of all the presidents of the United States and governors of the state. Chicago : Chapman Brothers, 1890.
SOUVENIR OF SETTLEMENT AND PROGRESS OF WILL COUNTY, ILL.
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W.W. Hixson & Co. PLAT BOOK OF WILL COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD, 1930.
Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Plat book of Will County, Illinois / compiled and published by Geo. A. Ogle & Company, Chicago ; assisted in record work and draughting by W.E. Hocking... ; eng. by Balliet & Volk.... Chicago : Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1893 + (Philadelphia : Printed by F. Bourquin)
Rockford Map Publishers. Farm plat book, Will County, Illinois. [cartographic material] Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, c1957.
Farm plat book and business guide, Will County, Illinois. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, c1953.
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