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Mt. Carroll's main street, circa turn of the century -- it really hasn't changed all that much except we don't see too many horse & buggies these days :)

  This is a picture of the crew who built the "high" bridge in Mt. Carroll.  Does anyone recognize any of the men?

Index to A Goodly Heritage

The History of Carroll County Illinois (1878)



The Frances Shimer Record

The History of Carroll County Illinois (1878)

1913 History of Carroll County

Post Offices of Carroll County

In the News


Capitola Armour

Oakville School

Dr. Hussey

The Village Smithy

Community House

Ferry Boat 'Midget' Sinks

Bowboat 'Satellite' Sinks

Past and Present Newspapers

Bibliography of books at the Illinois State Library

Bateman, Newton, ed. Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Carroll County. Chicago, IL: Munsell, 1913. 2 Volumes. 935 pp.

977.3 CARR*
977.3 CARR 1967 v.2
MICROFILM 977.3 ILLI8 Reel 8, No.22, Vol. 2

Bourland, Richard D. Savanna Pioneers. Morrison, IL: Shawver Press, 62 pp.

977.3345 BOUR

Drury, John. This is Carroll County, Illinois. Chicago, IL: Inland Photo Company, 1956. 314 pp.

977.3 CARR2* 

Gronner, Curt J. Postal History of Carroll County, Illinois. Des Plaines, IL: Illinois Postal History Society. 1987. 68 pp.


History of Carroll County, Illinois. Chicago, IL: H.F. ; Kett & Company, 501 pp.

977.3 CARR3*
977.3 CARR3 1967
MICROFILM 977.3 ILLI8 Reel 8, No.24

Illinois Historical Records Survey. Inventory of the County Archives of Illinois ... No.8 Carroll County (Mt. Carroll). Chicago, IL: The Illinois Historical Records Survey, December 1937. 103 pp.

352.0773 H673I, No.8
MICROFICHE I 352.0773 H673I No.8

Portrait and Biographical Album of JoDaviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois. Chicago, IL: Chapman Brothers, 1889. 1014 pp.

977.3 JODA2*
977.3 JODA2 1967
MICROFILM 977.3 ILLI8 Reel 8, No.26

* The item is non-circulating and not available through interlibrary loan.