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Illinois (State)

Subject Source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Scope Note: Inhabited by 8000 BCE; Mississippian people flourished ca. 1300 CE; had largest pre-Columbian community N of Mexico; various Algonquian tribes were here when French & English settled 17-18th centuries; went to USA in 1778 in Revolution; pro-Union in Civil War.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records: