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1 (60 Genealogy Publications issued by various Illinois counties).
Various 1977-80 
c.1977-80, 50 numbers.. All g. g. , 11 x 8.5", some to 12 p, double side. St. Clair, 10 issues (1979-80) and 8 related; DeWitt, 22 issues; Peoria, 7 issues; St Louis (Mo) 19 (some two p only.. Extra shipping. (3835888269) 
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2 Collection of eight printed auction catalogs selling Short-Horn Cattle at Dexter Park (6), Carrolton Fair Grounds & Wyoming, Illinois.
Chicago, etc. 1875-82 
!All w/colored paper wrps, v.g.(one front wrap loose, but we lassoed it!) all with pedigrees back to eighth generation.Good-by Long-Horns! Manner in which Northern & Mid-western stock raisers helped improve the western herds after transport hy the railroads helped improve meat quality by transport vs. stamina for long cattle drives). One of the less appreciated ways Chicago became the center of the cattle & meat packing industry. Please note that seven of these catalogues not located per OCL, and rthe other has only one location. Agriculture. Illinois (4439690061) 
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3 JACKSONVILLE AREA QUARTERLY VOL. III #1 MARCH 1975 - VOL. 24, #4 DEC. 1996.

Missing Vol. 22, #4 & Vol. 18, #4. Dues cost $18 per year. Values these issues (86 in all) at $344. Shipping to be billed. Yours for... (3516049860)
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4 PHOTOGRAPHS (of Rossville, Illinois)
c.1899 
As follows: Five 4" x 6" & five 6" x 9". The smaller scenes show views of Attica St. East & West, Chicago St., Gilbert, St. & more. The larger ones show the high school, Old Folks party, children & homes of G. W. Smith & of F. L. Stewart. These are mounted on removed album leaves & each leaf has pictures on both sides. One lrg one, not enumerated above shows a McKinley political banquet. (3414202398)
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5 (Rea, Robert Laughlin) SCRAPBOOK OF UNKNOWN COMPILER CONTAINING 25 CLIPS & EPHEMERA ABOUT REA
Chicago? c.1920 
c.100pp. Contains obits of many doctors and clips of other medical interest. ALSO laid down is a VIRGINIA ballot for Jackson and Van Buren. Some clips relate to Dr. Manlove and the death of his son at age 14. Much on sculptor Bracony. Long story about hospital consultation. Your cataloger has refrained from removing the Jackson ballot (no collateral connection), though greatly tempted. (5877525471)
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6 Allouez, Claude Jean (Prayer book in Algonquin Language--Facsimile).
Quebec 1908 
(1-6)7-(13)(3 bl.),2 plts,64 plts (ms. facsimile, 2pp. per plt). After facs p. 71, an interleaf notes "p. 72-94 are blank," & after facs 104, an interleaf notes "p. 104-138 are blank." Col. Neelson provides a hist. of this important relic as well as a copy of the only known image of Marquette. This is one of 300 copies (#52). The interior has lib. stamps on both pastedowns & on the leaf after t.p. Toronto Public Lib. (Bibliography of Canadiana) 73. Pilling, Algonquin, p. 10-11. (4382678733)
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7 American Shop Equipment Company SHOP FURNACES: COMPLETE EXPORT SHIPPING DATA.
Chicago c.1920 4to 
34,7pp. The latter contains export data. Wrps, some dust. Trade Catalog. (4138477512)
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8 Arnold, Ion UN BESO (A KISS)
Chicago 1891 
9pp. Sheet music removed. Nice cover art. OCLC locates no lib w/ a copy (4/14). (5970087897)
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9 Baker, J. C. (composer) MAGGIE THE MAID OF HAWTHORN DELL
Chicago 1862 
5pp. Sheet music removed. Respectfully INSCRIBED to Mrs. Sarah M. Saxe of Troy, NY. Light damp stain lower half of free edge, some ink spots on rear leaf. Not recorded per L. of C. Music for the Nation nor OCLC (4/14). (5973003249)
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10 Baldwin, Elmer HOW TO LIVE A HEALTHFUL HAPPY AND LONG LIFE
Ottawa, IL 1893 
97pp. First ed. Paper covers (loose, edges chipt). Library of Congress copyright stamp on tp. Author was 87 when he wrote this. OCLC locates no lib w/ a copy (3/14). (5957657160)
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11 Bishop, T. B. LEAF BY LEAF THE ROSES FALL
Cincinnati 1865 
5pp. Co-op imprints Chicago, St. Louis, and more. Pittsburgh music seller rubber stamp. Nice green bordered litho by Wrightson(?) of Cincinnati. Some foxing, edge mended. OCLC locates five lib w/ copies (5/14). (5968792185)
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12 Bishop, T. B. LEAF BY LEAF THE ROSES FALL
Cincinnati 1865 
5pp. Closely trimmed at bottom margin so sellers' names deleted. Nice green bordered litho by Wrightson? of Cincinnati. (6011348226)
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13 Brown, J. H. FADED FLOWERS (dedicated to Wm. Webster of St. John N.B.)
Boston 1851 
5pp. Sheet music removed. Co-op imprint Chicago. OCLC locates two copies of this ed (5/14). (5968832676)
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14 Brown, Thaddeus C. S. (and others) BEHIND THE GUNS THE HISTORY OF BATTERY I 2ND REGIMENT, ILLINOIS LIGHT ARTILLERY
Carbondale 1965 
xxvi,180pp. First pub ed. Based on ms. owned by James S. Schoff who has SIGNED this copy. 4to. Fine in fine pub box. Ltd to 1000 copies. (5991143217)
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15 Bucallossi, P. MY DARLING WALTZES
Chicago 
(9)pp. Sheet music removed. Pub by National Music Company. Ornate cover. OCLC locates no copies at all, at all! (5/14). (5975311236)
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16 Carpenter, W. H. & T. S. Arthur (ed.) THE HISTORY OF ILLINOIS.
Phila. 1854 12mo 
255,36pp. Lippencott Cabinet History Series. Lib. stamps on paste downs. Very early history of IL. Two leaves w/pencil. 36 p. catalogue of valuable books. (3596222040)
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17 Century of Progress OFFICIAL PICTURES OF A CENTURY OF EXPOSITION.
Chicago c.1931 10 x 7" 
(62)pp. Color wrps, fine in orig. envelope. Illinois. (4196217678)
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18 Civil War Centennial Commission of Illinois ILLINOIS MILITARY UNITS IN THE CIVIL WAR
Springfield, IL 1962 4to 
53pp. First ed. Fine in paper covers. (5974258470)
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19 Cline, G. S. (pub) (Including Twain, Billings, Perkins and others Wit and Humor of the Age
Des Moines, Iowa 1887 
776pp. VG in pseudo leather cloth, bkstrp ends with very minor shelf fray. Humor divided into categories of ethnicity, railroad, politics, military, religion and more. No copies on line, 11/15. (6022604724)
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20 Cox, J. Summer MOTHER, BLAME ME NOT FOR LOVING
Chicago 1862 
5pp. Sheet music removed. OCLC locates no copies of this ed (3/14). (5954863281)
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