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Illinois State Historical Society Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, Vol. 74, No. 3

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08880.022 Author/Creator: Illinois State Historical Society Place Written: Illinois Type: Book Date: 1981 Pagination: 241 p. ; 19 x 24 cm.

Autumn 1981

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