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8 edition of The story of Illinois. found in the catalog.

The story of Illinois.

Pease, Theodore Calvin

The story of Illinois.

by Pease, Theodore Calvin

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois
    • Subjects:
    • Illinois -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 301-314.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF541 .P36 1965
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 331 p.
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5945757M
      LC Control Number65017299
      OCLC/WorldCa478952

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        CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new book by a University of Illinois expert on rare-book crimes tells the story of the theft of valuable antique illustrations and the destruction of rare books from the University of Illinois Library. Travis McDade, the curator of law rare books at the U. of I. law school, wrote a recently released book about the crime spree. A second and successful attempt at settlement began in when the Illinois State Legislature incorporated the Cairo City and Canal Company, with Darius B. Holbrook, a shrewd businessman from Boston, Massachusetts as president. Holbrook soon hired several hundred workmen who constructed levees, a dry dock, a shipyard, sawmills, an ironworks, a large two-story frame hotel, a warehouse, .


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