Saturday, June 2, 2012

Illinois Links

Illinois has a surprising number of digital databases through  universities. These of course help us to place our ancestors in history.
Illinois Genealogy, Facts and Records Resources :: Genealogy Inc.
Cyndi's List - United States - Illinois
The ILGenWeb Project
Illinois | Learn |
Illinois: Genealogy, Census, Vital Records
Illinois - Digital State Archives
Illinois Genealogy and History presented by Illinois Trails, part of the Genealogy Trails History Group
Welcome to the Illinois State Archives
Illinois State Archives Global Database Search
Genealogy at Ill. Hist. Pres. Agency
Illinois Civil War Veterans Database
Illinois State Archives Databases
Prison Convict Register as transcribed by Illinois Trails-Index to The Joliet Prison, IL
Repositories of Primary Sources: Eastern United States and Canada
Federal Township Plats of Illinois, 1804-1891
Illinois Digital Archives
Illinois Digital Archives about

Augustana College-Special Collections: Book Collections
Benedictine University Library - Archives & Special Collections
Columbia College Archives
DePaul University Libraries: Digital Collections
Illinois Institute of Technology Archives - Exhibits & Collections
Knox College Library: Special Collections and Archives
Lewis University - Canal and Regional History Special Collection
Loyola University Chicago-Digital Collections
Milner Digital Collections
North Central College: The Chronicle Archives
North Park University - Christian, Urban, Multicultural-Digital Collections
Northern Illinois University Libraries: Illinois Historical Digitization Projects
Northern Illinois University - Illinois Periodicals Online
Northwestern University Library I Digital Collections
Northwestern University Library-Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections |
Parkland College Library
Roosevelt University - Library - Oral History Project in Labor History
Southern Illinois University-Digital collections — Morris Library
University of Chicago-Digital Collections
University of Illinois at Chicago- University Library- Special Collections
University of Illinois at Springfield -Archives/Special Collections 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign-Digital content search
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign-Digital Services and Development
Wesleyan University: The Ames Library - Services - Argus Digital Collection
Western Illinois University -- University Libraries -- Laws of Illinois
Western Illinois University-Digital Image Collection

Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization Project
Booth Library - Digital Collections
Illinois Alive!
Illinois Public Domain Land Tract Sales
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Presents - The Oral History Program
The Lincoln Log-Daily chronology of life of Lincoln
The Lincoln Log

Directory, City of Chicago, 1843
Chicago Catholic Parish Database in One Step
Chicago History Museum | Online Resources
Chicago Imagebase
Chicago Police Department Homicide Record (1870-1930)
Digital Collections - Chicago Public Library
Cook County: Photograph Collection - Skokie Historical Society
Cook County: Chicago University Register of the Officers and Alumni, 1892-1902
History of Cook County, Illinois
Homicide in Chicago :: Homicide In Chicago 1870-1930
Publications and Digital Resources | Newberry

Coles County Legal History Project - Localit├ęs/Localities
DuPage County, Illinois History
Curt Teich Postcard Archives
Lake County History Archives
Mattoon Court of Common Pleas Case Files Index 1869-1873
Peoria Public Library, Peoria Illinois
Peoria County, Illinois City, County, and Rural Directories (Online Historical Directories)