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Illinois Heritage, Vol. 07, No. 1, January–February 2004 -
Manufacturer: Illinois State Historical Society
Illinois Heritage, Vol. 07, No. 1, January–February 2004

Illinois Heritage, Vol. 7, No. 2, March–April 2004



Table of Contents




  • President's message
  • Letters
  • News



In Brief

  • New members
  • From the archives




  • End of the steamboat era in Jackson County
  • Praise on the prairie: the dark poetry of the Missouri Harmony
  • Beer on the frontier: The brewery at Wanborough
  • A matinee to remember: The Iroquois theater fire of 1903, including experiences of a young girl who survived
  • Illinois' first lady of history: An interview with Kathryn Harris, Director of Library Services for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
  • Statewise: Origins for Illinois county names
  • Savage Justice: Law and order in the Northwest Territory


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