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General Reference

Heads of Families of McLean County, Illinois, at the Census of 1840

Custer, Milo. 1880-1952

The Biographical Record of McLean County, Illinois

S.J. Clarke Publishing Company

The Story of McLean County and its Schools

Brigham, William B.

The Good Old Times in McLean County, Illinois

Duis, E.
Containing 261 sketches of old settlers, a complete historical sketch of the Black Hawk War and descriptions of all matters of interest relating to McLean County.

Portrait and biographical album of McLean county, Ill.

Chapman brothers, Chicago. Contains full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county, together with portraits and biographies of all the governors of Illinois and of the presidents of the United States.

The History of McLean County, Illinois; Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men

Wm. Le Baron, Jr., & Co

Official Souvenir Program, McLean County Centennial, Aug.27,28,30, l930

McLeanCounty (Ill.). Centennial Souvenir Program Committee. Early history of McLeanCounty, by J. L. Hasbrouk and the Daily Pantagraph - - McLeanCounty Historical Pageant of Progress, written, rehearsed and staged by Harry Miller Co., New York; Weldon B. Wade, Centennial manager and director - - complete programme, McLeanCountyCentennial week

Bloomington's Deutch in Wort und Bild

I. Baud. Bloomington's German population in word and picture, title translates to "Bloomington's German population in word and picture" contains biographies of early German residents. Book has been translated by the Genealogical Society, available at the McLean County Museum of History library.

A Little McLean County History

Greene, Albert Robinson

“A Little McLean County History” is an article from Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society (1908-1984), Volume 8.

Robert Stubblefield, and His Son, John Stubblefield, Pioneers of McLean County, Illinois

Stubblefield, George W.

An article from the Journal of Illinois State Historical Society (1908-1984), Volume 6.

Historical encyclopedia of Illinois

Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897

Measuring the progress of extension work: a study of 590 farms and farm homes in McLean and Macon Counties, Ill., 1926

Wilson, Meredith C

July 1927 volume no. 51

American aerial county history series: (Volume 31 (McLean))

Drury, John, 1898-

War and Jail

The Good Old Times in McLean County, Illinois

Duis, E.

Contains 261 sketches of old settlers, a complete historical sketch of the Black Hawk War and descriptions of all matters of interest relating to McLean County.

Evolution of the jail of McLean County, Illinois

Prince, Ezra M. (Ezra Morton), 1831-1908.

“To the Conference of Charities and Correction of the state of Illinois, Bloomington, Illinois, November 1 and 2, 1899.”-p.[2]

McLean County, Illinois, in the World War, 1917-1918

Pierson, Edward E

Soldiers of the war of 1812 whose bounty land grants were located in McLean County, Illinois

Custer, Milo, 1880-1952

Cemetery

Soldiers of the Revolution and the War of 1812 Buried in McLean County, Illinois

Custer, Milo., 1880-1952

Some old gravestone inscriptions in Bloomington and Randolph townships. McLean County, Illinois

Custer, Milo, 1880-1952

Central Illinois Obituaries, 1871-1880

Custer, Milo, 1880-1952

A large part of the obituaries are those of residents of McLean County

Historical Society Transactions

Transactions of the McLean County Historical Society,Volume 3, 1900

McLean County Historical Society (McLean County, Ill.)

Meeting of May 29, 1900: Commemorative of the convention of May 29, 1856 that organized the Republican party in the state of Illinois

Transactions of the McLean County Historical Society, Volume 4, 1936

McLean County Historical Society

Transactions of the McLean County historical society, Bloomington, Illinois. (1899, 1900, 1903)

McLean County Historical Society

Hathi Trust contains two volumes in full text: v.1: 1899, and v.2 1900 and 1903. Also contains a limited view of v.4: 1936.

School Record of McLean County and Other Papers

Transactions of the McLean County Historical Society Volume II

Townships: Bloomington, Normal, Funks Grove, and LeRoy

History of Bloomington and Normal, in McLean County, Illinois

Burnham, John H. (John Howard), 1834-1917

Funk Farms, Birthplace of Commercial Hybrid Corn.

Funk Brothers Seed Company.
A history of hybrid corn - 25th anniversary publication

Heritage of the Prairie

LeRoy Historical Society.
A History of LeRoy and of Empire and West Townships, McLean County, Illinois.

Early History of Pleasant Hill, McLean County, Illinois. Volume 10

Trimmer, D.F.

An article from the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society

Bloomington-Normal area: McLean County, Danvers, Normal, LeRoy, and McLean quadrangles

Illinois State Geological Survey

Volume Illinois State Geological Survey Fieldtrip Guidebook No. 1954 B Bloomington

Guide Leaflet, Geological Science Field Trip, Bloomington-Normal Area: McLean County, Danvers, LeRoy, McLean, and Normal Quadrangles

Ekblaw, George Elbert, 1895-

Volume Illinois State Geological Survey Fieldtrip Guidebook No. 1957 Bloomington

Lincoln in Some of His Unheroic Hours

Hasbrouck, Jacob Louis, 1897-

Mentions Bloomington several times.

Misc. Records

Biographical History of the Members of the McLean County Medical Society of Illinois

McLean County Medical Society, 100th Anniversary Edition

Phoenix’s plant catalogue including plant novelties, greenhouse & bedding plants in eight classes, each alphabetically arranged

Bloomington Nursery (Bloomington, Ill.)

1. New plants, 2. Hothouse plants and bedders, 3. Greenhouse and bedding plants, 4. Leading plants with lists, 5. Vase and ba (Volume 1875)

History of Holy Trinity Parish

History of Holy Trinity Parish

Art Work of Bloomington, Illinios, (published in nine parts)

Many photographs of exteriors of homes in Bloomington

BLOOMINGTON, ILLINOIS AVIATION 1920,1930,1940

Compiled by Marion McLure