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Illinois Digital Archives

The Illinois Digital Archives is a repository for the digital collections of the Illinois State Library as well as other libraries and cultural institutions in the State of Illinois. It contains historical photographs, slides, glass negatives, oral histories, manuscripts, letters, ...

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Introduction to Fold3

Stop by the library to learn about Fold3, the library’s newest genealogy research database. Fold3 provides access to over 440 million historical U.S. military records beginning with the Revolutionary War. Users can also create a personal account and create memorial ...

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Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War

Dennis Maher and Lars Jacobson, members of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, will present a program about the S.U.V.C.W. on Tuesday, September 17 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. in the Yusunas Meeting Room. Mr. Maher will provide a ...

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Women’s Ambulance Safety Patrol – DeKalb Unit During WWII

Rockford Original Discovered in Archives! Veterans' Memorial Hall & Museum opened a scrapbook in their archives to unearth a Rockford first! On April 3, 1940, the women of Rockford founded W.A.S.P., the Women’s Ambulance Safety Patrol. Within months this effort swept ...

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Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series

The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the interview materials will become part of the DeKalb Public ...

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Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series

The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the interview materials will become part of the DeKalb Public ...

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Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series

The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the interview materials will become part of the DeKalb Public ...

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Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series

The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the interview materials will become part of the DeKalb Public ...

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Oral Histories of DeKalb Podcast Series

The Oral Histories of DeKalb podcast series will focus on interviewing older residents (ages 55+) about their personal stories and their connection to DeKalb and its history. The podcasts and the interview materials will become part of the DeKalb Public ...

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