The Past & Present of La Salle County, Illinois: Containing a History of the County--its Cities, Towns, &c., a Biographical Directory of Its Citizens, War Record of Its Volunteers in the Late Rebellion, Portraits of Early Settlers & Prominent Men, General and Local Statistics, Map of La Salle County, History of Illinois, Constitution of the United States, Miscellaneous Matters, Etc., Etc (Google eBook)

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H. F. Kett & Company, 1877 - La Salle County (Ill.) - 653 pages
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