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Saturday, December 10, 2022

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Welcome to the Illinois State Historical Sociey's online store. Over the years the Society has accumulated many books and since it is neither a research center nor a lending library, we have created this Store to make these books available for purchase. Most are single title items in like new condition. In addition to books, we are also offering for sale back issues of the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society and Illinois Heritage, art work, and stationery. All proceeds from these sales will be used to support the Illinois State Historical Society.

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*Most of the books for sale are new or very gently used and in extremely good condition.  If you have any specific questions, please feel free to call the office at 217-525-2781, Ext. 1.

Illinois State Historical Society   |   Strawbridge-Shepherd House   |   PO Box 1800   |   Springfield, IL 62705-1800

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Illinois Heritage, Vol. 10, No. 2, March–April 2007
Illinois Heritage, Vol. 10, No. 2, March–April 2007

Illinois Heritage, Vol. 10, No. 2, March–April 2007

 

 

Table of Contents

 

 

Departments

  • News
  • The Honor Roll

 

 

Features

  • Alton's POWs: The state's first penitentiary was unfit for prisoners when it closed in 1860. Then came the Civil War
  • Letter from the past: Society receives correspondence from a founder
  • Rockwell Mound: Reflecting on the past at a favorite swimming hole
  • A logical alma mater: Abraham Lincoln and Illinois College
  • Teaching history
  • Sculpting Lincoln, Part 3: "Lincoln the Debater" and "Springfield's Lincoln"
  • Obituary - John T. Trutter

 

 

Book Reviews

  • Whig Wag

 

 

On the Cover: In 1910, the Daughters of the Confederacy remembered the Alton prisoners of war and the 1,300 rebels who died at the Alton prison with a towering memorial obelisk, located in North Alton Cemetery. Photo courtesy Terri Cameron.

 

 

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