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Draper Manuscripts at Bowling Green State Univ
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Draper Manuscripts description
Guide to the Draper Mss. book description
Lyman C. Draper Documents Home Page

Jewish Records

Guide to Jewish Genealogy in Chicagoland

Land and Property

Early Latter-day Saints Nauvoo Land
Public Domain Land Tract Sales Database


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1929 Roll of Honor Veteran Burials Database
Black Hawk War Veterans Database 1831-1832
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Mexican War Veterans Database 1846-1848
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Spanish-American War Veterans Database 1898
War of 1812 Bounty Land Grants
War of 1812 Veterans Database

Naturalization and Citizenship

Online Searchable Naturalization Indexes


Chicago Tribune Archives


Chicago Tribune Death Notices 1860-1984

Slavery and Bondage

Illinois Emancipation and Servitude Records Database


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