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Albach, J.R. Annals of the West. Pittsburgh, 1857.

Album of Genealogy and Biography, Cook County, Illinois. Chicago, 1895.

3a Allen, Jim. Personal communication;

3b Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books. Personal communication and assistance; 2006.

Allen, John Logan. Passage Through the Garden. Urbana, Ill., 1975.

Alvord, Clarence Walworth. "Illinois in the Eighteenth Century. A Report on the Documents in the St. Clair County Court House, Belleville, Illinois, Illustrating the early History of the State." Bulletin of the Illinois State Historical Library 1, no. 1, 1905.

___. The Illinois Country, 1673-1818. Springfield, 1920.

Alvord, Clarence Walworth, ed. "Laws of the Territory of Illinois, 1809-1811." Bulletin of the Illinois State Historical Library 1, no. 2, 1906.

___. "Act Creating the County of Illinois." Collections of the Illinois State Historical Library 2, 1907, pp. 9-11.

___. "Cahokia Records, 1778-1790." Collections of the Illinois State Historical Library 2, 1907.

9a ___. See also Illinois Centennial Association.

10 Alvord, Clarence Walworth, and Clarence Edward Carter, eds. The New Regime, British Series. 2 vols. Springfield, 1916.

10a American State Papers: Public Lands, Vols. 1, 2, 3. Washington, D.C.: Gales & Seaton, 1834.

10aa "American Fur Company Invoices--1821-22" Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin 11, 1888, pp. 370-379.

10b Anderson, Otto. Personal communication from a John Kinzie family descendant, 2001.

11 Anderson, Thomas G. "Narrative of Capt. Thomas G. Anderson." Wisconsin Historical Collections 9, 1882.

12 Andreas, Alfred Theodore. History of Chicago. From the Earliest Period to the Present Time. 3 vols. Chicago, 1884-1888. [lists of early settlers, Vol. 3, pp. 394-97]

13 ___. History of Cook County. Chicago, 1884.

14 Andreas, Alfred Theodore, ed. History of Milwaukee. Chicago: The Western Historical Company, 1881.

15 Andrews, Wayne. See Cochran, Thomas C., and Wayne Andrews, eds.

16 Angle, Paul McClelland, ed. Prairie State, Impressions of Illinois 1673-1967 by Travellers and Other Observers. Chicago, 1968.

17 ___. "Michael Diversey and Beer in Chicago." Chicago History 8, no. 11, spring 1969, pp. 321-26.

18 Apostol, Lucia. Chicago`s Riverfront: Its Early History in Maps. Chicago, 1990.

18a Armour, David, and Keith Widder. At the Crossroads. Mackinac Island, Mich., 1978.

19 Armstrong, P.A. The Piaza or the Devil among the Indians. Morris, Ill., 1887.

20 Arnold, Hon. Isaac N. "Address of November 19, 1868, to the Chicago Historical Society, Giving a History of the Society and its Acquisitions up to that Time, with Incidents in the Lives of Abraham Lincoln and Major Anderson; also, of Luther Haven, George Manierre, and other early Settlers of Chicago." Fergus Historical Series 10, 1877.

21 ___. "Recollections of Early Chicago and the Illinois Bar. Read Before the Chicago Bar Association on June 10, 1880." Fergus Historical Series 22, 1882.

22 ___. "William. B. Ogden; And Early Days in Chicago. A Paper Read Before the Chicago Historical Society, Tuesday, December 29, 1881." Fergus Historical Series 17, 1882.

23 Atkinson, Eleanor. The Story of Chicago and National Development, 1534-1910. Chicago, 1903.

24 Aubrey, John S. See Swagerty, William R., with John S. Aubrey.

24a ___. Personal communication; The Newberry Library.

24b Bacarella, Michael. Personal communication; 2005

25 Bach, Ira J., and Mary Lackritz Gray. Chicago`s Public Sculptures. Chicago, 1983.

26 Bagrow, Leo, and R.A. Skelton. History of Cartography. Chicago, 1984.

27 Bailey, Robert E. Index to the Descriptive Inventory of the Archives of the State of Illinois. Springfield, 1990.

28 Bailey, Robert E., and Elaine Shemoney Evans. Early Chicago 1833 to 1871, a Selection of City Council Proceedings Files. Springfield, 1986.

29 Baird, Elizabeth Thérèse. "Reminiscences of Early Days on Mackinac Island." Wisconsin Historical Collections 14, 1898.

29a Baker, Horace Mann.

30 Balesi, Charles J. The Time of the French in the Heart of North America, 1673-1818. Chicago, 1992.

31 Balestier, Joseph N., Esq. "The Annals of Chicago: A Lecture Delivered Before the Chicago Lyceum, January 21, 1840." Fergus Historical Series 1, 1876.

32 Ball, Rev. T.H., A.M. Lake County, Indiana · From 1834-1872. Chicago, 1873.

33 Ballance, Charles. The History of Peoria, Illinois. Peoria, 1870.

33a Ballantine, Betty, and Ian Ballantine, eds. The Native Americans · An Illustrated History. Atlanta, Ga., 1993.

34 Bancroft, George. History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent. 10 vols. Boston, 1834-1874.

34a Bannon, John Francis, J.S. “Black-Robe Frontiersman: Gabriel Marest, S.J.” Bulletin of the Missouri Historical Society April, 1954. [reprinted in item 456a]

35 Barce, Elmore. The Land of the Potawatomi. Fowler, Ind., 1919.

36 Barnhart, John D. "Documents/A New Letter about the Massacre at Fort Dearborn." Indiana Magazine of History 41, no. 2, June 1945.

37 Bateman, Newton, LL.D.; J. Seymour Currey; and Paul Selby, A.M.; eds. Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois, with Commemorative Biographies. Chicago, 1926.

37a Bates, Hon. George C. “By-Gones of Detroit.” Michigan Pioneer and Historical Society Collections 22, 1894, pp. 305-404.

38 Bayliss, Clara Kern. "The Significance of the Piasa." Transactions of the Illinois State Historical Society 13, 1908, pp. 114-22.

39 Beatty, William K. "ESK – A Medical Original." Proceedings of the Institute of Medicine, Chicago 33, 1980.

40 ___. [William Bradshaw Egan] "A Perfect Irish Gentleman." Proceedings of the Institute of Medicine, Chicago 36, 1983.

41 Beaubien, Emily. Autobiographical typescript. Archives of Sterling Morton Library, Morton Arboretum. Lisle, Ill., n.d.

42 Beaubien, Frank G. "The Beaubiens of Chicago." Catholic Historical Review 2, July 1919-January 1920.

43 Beaubien, Madore. "Interview with Madore Beaubien." Chicago Times, May 16, 1882.

44 Beck, Lewis Caleb. Gazetteer of the States of Illinois and Missouri. Albany, N.Y., 1823.

45 Beckwith, Hiram Williams. The Illinois and Indiana Indians. Chicago, 1884.

46 Beckwith, Hiram Williams, ed. Collections of the Illinois State Historical Society 1, 1903.

47 Beecher, W.J. The Chicago Prairie. The Chicago Academy of Science. Chicago, n.d.

48 Beers, J.S. & Co., publisher. History of the Great Lakes. Two vols. Chicago, 1899.

48a Beese, Earl J., and Barbara Beese, ed. “Our Trip West.” Chicago Genealogist 31, no. 4, Summer 1999, pp. 128-132.

48b Beese, Earl J. “The Greenwood Brothers in Chicago 1835.” Chicago Genealogist 33, no. 4, Summer 2001, pp. 133-139.

48c ___. Personal communication from a descendant of the Greenwood and Woodworth families, 2005.

49 Beeson, Lewis. Upper Great Lakes · Places of Significance in the Life of Father Jacques Marquette. St. Ignace, Wis., 1966.

50 Beggs, Rev. Stephen R. Pages From the Early History of the West and Northwest, &c;. Cincinnati, 1868.

50a Bélanger, Claude. Quebec History;

51 Benedetti, Rose Marie and Virginia C. Bulat. Portage, Pioneers, and Pubs – A History of Lyons, Illinois. Chicago, 1963.

51a Benedetti, Rose Marie. A Village On The River · 1888-1988 · A History of Lyons, Illinois in Celebration of the Centennial of Its Incorporation. Oak Park, Ill., 1988.

52 Bennett, R.J. Letter to Rufus Blanchard. Chicago, 1880.

53 Benton, Colbee Chaimberlain. A Visitor to Chicago in Indian Days – "Journal to the `Far-Off West`." Edited by Paul M. Angle and James R. Getz, The Caxton Club. Chicago, 1957.

53a ___. “Young Chicago.” Chicago Daily Tribune, May 24, 1875.

54 Bernou, Abbé Claude. "Relation of the Discoveries and Voyages of the Sieur de La Salle in 1679-1681." MS, Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, 1682.

54a Bernstein, Barbara. "Federal Art in Illinois" [a listing of existent public art created during the 1930s, Feb. 15, 1976; Harold Washington Library, Chicago].

55 Berry, Brian J.L. Chicago: Transformation of an Urban System. Cambridge, Mass., 1976.

55 Biemer, John. "Mastodon Molars Surface in Dupage." Chicago Tribune October 5, 2005.

55a Bigelow, Ellen. "Letters Written By A Peoria Woman In 1835." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 22, July 1929, pp. 335-53.

56 Birkbeck, Morris. Notes on a Journey in America, from the Coast of Virginia to the Territory of Illinois. 4th ed. London, 1818.

56a Bjorklund, Richard. Pioneer Settler Conrad Sulzer. Chicago, 1998.

57 Blair, Emma Helen. Indian Tribes of the Upper Mississippi Valley and the Region of the Great Lakes. 2 vols. Cleveland, 1912. Reprint, New York, 1969.

58 Blanchard, Rufus. Discovery and Conquest of the Northwest, with the History of Chicago. 2 vols. Wheaton, Ill., 1879, 1881, 1898.

58a ___. Discovery and Conquests of the Northwest · Including the History of Chicago, Detroit, Vincennes, St. Louis, Ft. Wayne, Prairie du Chien, Marietta, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Etc., Etc. · And Incidents of Pioneer Life in the Region of the Great Lakes and the Mississippi Valley. Chicago, 1880.

59 ___. History of Illinois. Chicago, 1883.

59a Blasingham, Emily J. "Indians of the Chicago Area." Chicago Area Archaeology, Illinois Archaeology Survey No. 3 (1961): 163-173.

60 Blodgett, Israel P. "Reminiscences of an Early Settler." Memories collected by his daughter Corac. Downers Grove Historical Society, n.d.

61 Blodgett, Henry W. Autobiography of Henry W. Blodgett. Waukegan, 1906.

61a Bluhm, Elaine A., and Allen Liss. "The Anker Site." Chicago Area Archaeology, Illinois Archaeology Survey No. 3 (1961): 89-138.

62 Bodmer, Karl. Illustrations to Maximilian Prince of Wied`s Travels in the Interior of North America. London, 1844.

63 Boggess, Arthur Clinton. The Settlement of Illinois 1778-1830. Chicago, 1908.

64 Bohlen, H. David. The Birds of Illinois. Bloomington/Indianapolis, 1989.

65 Bonner, Thomas Neville. "The Social and Political Attitudes of Midwestern Physicians 1840 to 1940: Chicago as a Case History." Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 8, no. 2, 1953.

66 ___. Medicine in Chicago, 1850-1950. Madison, 1957.

67 Bossu, N. Nouveaux voyages aux Indes Occidentales. Paris, 1768.

67a Bowman, Dr. Harold L., ed. The First Presbyterian Church of Chicago · 1833-1958. Chicago, 1958.

68 Boyd, Stephen G. Indian Local Names. York, Pa., 1885.

69 Brennan, George A. "De Linctot, Guardian of the Frontier." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 10, 1917.

70 ___. The Wonder of the Dunes. Indianapolis, 1923.

71 Brice, Wallace A. History of Fort Wayne. Fort Wayne, Ind., 1868.

71a Bristol, Mary Ann Brevoort Wisconsin State Historical Collections 8:293 (1879)

72 Bross, William. History of Chicago; Historical and Commercial Statistics, Sketches, Facts and Figures, Republished from the "Daily Democrat Press"; What I remember of Early Chicago. A Lecture, Delivered in McCormick`s Hall, January 23, 1876. Chicago, 1876.

73 ___. History of Chicago. 2nd ed. Chicago, 1880.

74 Brown, Franz L. Report of memoirs of Mrs. Callis, daughter of the first Indian agent, Charles Jowett, located at Chicago, 1810-1815. Newberry Library. Chicago, 1914.

75 Brown, George W. See Rousseau, Jacques, and George W. Brown.

76 Brown, G.P. Drainage Channel and Waterway – A History of the Effort to Secure an Effective and Harmless Method for the Disposal of the Sewage of Chicago, and to Create a Navigable Channel between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River. Chicago, 1894.

77 Brown, Henry. "Present and Future Prospect of Chicago: An Address Read Before the Chicago Lyceum, January 20, 1846." Fergus Historical Series 9, 1876.

78 ___. The History of Illinois, from its First Discovery and Settlement to the Present Time. New York, 1844, 1884.

79 Brown, Lloyd A., and Howard H. Peckham, eds. Revolutionary War Journals of Henry Dearborn, 1775-1783. Chicago, 1939.

80 Brown, Samuel R. The Western Gazetteer; or Emigrant`s Directory, Containing a Geographical Description of the Western States and Territories, viz. the States of Kentucky, Indiana, Louisiana, Ohio, Tennessee and Mississippi: and the Territories of Illinois, Missouri, Alabama, Michigan, and North-Western. With an Appendix, Containing some of the Western Counties of New-York, Pennsylvania and Virginia; a Description of the Great Northern Lakes; Indian Annuities, and Directions to Emigrants. Auburn, N.Y., 1817.

81 Brown, William Hubbard. The Early History of the State of Illinois. A Lecture Delivered Before the Chicago Lyceum, on the Eighth Day of December 1840. Chicago, 1840.

82 ___. "Early Movement in Illinois for the Legalization of Slavery: An Historical Sketch Read at the Annual Meeting of the Chicago Historical Society, December 5, 1864." Fergus Historical Series 4, 1876.

83 Bryson, Charles Lee. See Gilbert, Paul, and Charles Lee Bryson.

84 Buck, Solon Justus. Travel and Description 1765 to 1865, together with a List of County Histories, Atlases, and Biographical collections and a List of Territorial and State Laws. Springfield, 1914.

85 ___. Illinois in 1818. Chicago, 1918.

85a Buck, Solon Justus, ed. Pioneer History of Milwaukee. Milwaukee, 1890.

86 Buettinger, Craig. "The Rise and Fall of Hiram Pearson: Mobility on the Urban Frontier." Chicago History 9, no. 2, 1980.

87 Buisseret, David. "The Coming of the Grid: Cartographers` Views of the Heartland." Lecture given at the Newberry Library, Chicago, January 16, 1988.

88 ___. From Sea Charts to Satellite Images. Chicago, 1990.

89 ___. Historic Illinois from the Air. Chicago, 1990.

90 ___. Mapping of the French Empire in North America. Chicago: Newberry Library, 1991.

91 ___. See also Karrow, Robert W., and David Buisseret.

92 Bulat, Virginia C. See Benedetti, Rose Marie and Virginia C. Bulat.

93 Buley, R. Carlyle. The Old Northwest Pioneer Period 1815-1840. Vol. 1. Bloomington, Ind., 1957.

93a Bull, Alfred. The township of Jefferson, Ill. and "Dinner-Pail Avenue," from mastodon to man whether red, white, black or piebald. Illustrated by Mr. Colby. Irving Park, Ill., 1911. [Grandfather of Evelyn Marting and Dorothy Marting Sego]

94 Burden, Philip D. The Mapping of North America. Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, England, 1996.

95 Burnet, Jacob. Notes on the Early Settlement of the North-Western Territory. Cincinnati, 1847.

95a Burnett, William. Daybook, 1800.

96 Bushnell, George D. "Chicago`s Rowdy Firefighters." Chicago History 2, no. 4, 1973, p. 232.

96a ___. Wilmette: a history. Wilmette, Ill., 1976.

97 Bushnell, William H. "Biographical Sketches of some of the Early Settlers of Chicago, Part 1: S. Lisle Smith, George Davis, Dr. Phillip Maxwell, John J. Brown, Richard L. Wilson, Col. Lewis C. Kercheval, Uriah P. Harris, Henry B. Clarke, and Sheriff Samuel J. Lowe." [Fergus Historical Series 5] "Part 2: William H. Brown, B.W. Raymond, Esq., with Portrait, J. Young Scammon, Charles Walker, Thomas Church." Fergus Historical Series 6, 1876.

97a Buszard-Welcher, Dr. Laura. Etymologist; personal communication.

98 Butler, Charles. "William B. Ogden and Early Chicago: An Address delivered in 1881." William B. Ogden Papers. Chicago Historical Society.

99 Butt, Ernest. Chicago Then and Now, a Pictorial History of the City`s Development and a Reprint of the First City Directory Published in Chicago in 1844 by J.W. Norris. Aurora, Ill., 1933.

100 Butterfield, Consul Willshire. History of the Discovery of the Northwest by John Nicolet in 1634, with a Sketch of his Life. Cincinnati, 1881.

101 Cadillac, Sieur de Lamothe, and Pierre Liette. Memoirs: The Western Country in the 17th Century. Edited by Milo M. Quaife. Chicago, 1947.

102 Caldwell, Billy. Billy Caldwell Papers. Chicago History Museum.

103 Caldwell, Norman W. "The Frontier Army Officer, 1794-1814." Mid-America 37, April 1955.

104 ___. "The Enlisted Soldier at the Frontier Post." Mid-America 37, October 1955.

105 ___. "Civilian Personnel at the Frontier Military Post (1790-1814)." Mid-America 38, April 1956.

105a Calumet Club of Chicago, The. Early Chicago – Reception to Settlers, prior to 1840. Chicago, 1879.

105aa Campeau, Lucien. "Cartes relatives à la découverte du Missisipi par le P. Jacques Marquette et Louis Jolliet." Cahiers des Dix vol. 47:43-47, 1992.

106 Carbutt, John. Biographical Sketches of the Leading Men of Chicago. Chicago,1868.

106a Carey, Henry Charles. See bibliographic number [428]: Lea, Isaac, and Henry Charles Carey.

107 Carriel, Mary Turner. Jonathan Baldwin Turner. Jacksonville, Ill., 1911; Urbana, Ill., 1961.

108 Carter, Clarence Edwin. Great Britain and the Illinois Country, 1763-1774. New York, 1910.

109 Carter, Clarence Edwin, ed. "The Territory of Illinois, 1809-1814," The Territorial Papers of the United States. Vol. 16. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1948.

110 ___. See Alvord, Clarence Walworth, and Clarence Edward Carter, eds.

111 Carver, Jonathan. Travels through the Interior Parts of North America in the Years 1766, 1767, and 1768. London, 1781.

112 Casas, Don Bartholomew, de las. Newe Welt. Warhafftige Anzeigung Der Hispanier grewlichen abschewlichen und unmenschlichen Tyranney von ihnen inn den Indianischen Ländern so gegen Nidergang der Sonnen gelegen und die Newe Welt genennet wird begangen... Jetzt aber erst ins Hochdeutsch durch einen Liebhaber dess Vatterlands.... Frankfurt, 1597. [original Spanish ed.: Brevissima Relation, 1552]

113 Casas, Bartolomé, de las. Diario de Colon: Libro de la Primera Navegacion y Descubrimiento de las Indias. Transcribed by Carlon Sanz. Madrid, 1957-1958.

114 Cass, Lewis. Considerations of the Present State of the Indians, and their Removal to the West of the Mississippi. Boston, 1828.

115 Castelnau, Francis, comte de. Vues et Souvenirs de L`Amerique du Nord. Paris, 1842.

116 Catlin, George. Illustrations of the Manners, Customs, and Conditions of the North American Indians: in a Series of Letters and Notes, written during eight Years of Travel and Adventure among the Wildest and most Remarkable Tribes now existing. 5th ed. London, 1845.

117 ___.Souvenir of the North American Indians. London, 1852.

118 Catlin, George B. "Oliver Newberry." Michigan History Magazine 18, 1934.

119 ___. "Early Settlement in Eastern Michigan." Michigan History Magazine 26, 1942.

119a Caton, John Dean, LL.D. Reminiscences. Chicago, 1869.

120 Caton, John Dean, LL.D.. Miscellanies. Contains "The Last of the Illinois, and a Sketch of the Potawatomies"; "Old Chicago – Reply, on behalf of the Old Settlers of Chicago to the Welcome given by the Calumet Club, at its Reception, May 27, 1879"; "American Cervus"; "The Wild Turkey and its Domestication"; "Origin of the Prairies" and others. Boston, 1880.

121 ___. Early Bench and Bar of Illinois. Chicago, 1893.

122 Cauthorn, Henry Sullivan. A History of the City of Vincennes, Indiana from 1702 to 1901. Terre Haute, Ind., 1902.

123 Cavanagh, Helen M. Funk of Funk`s Grove. Bloomington, Ill., 1952.

123a Cawiezel, Marilyn W. "Lisle, the Arboretum Village," in Richard A. Thompson and Contributors` DuPage Roots, DuPage County Historical Society, 1985.

124 Celeste, Sister Mary. "The Miami Indians Prior to 1700." Mid-America 16, April 1934.

125 Chamberlin, Everett. Chicago and Its Suburbs, Illustrated. Chicago, 1874.

126 ___. See Colbert, Elias, and Everett Chamberlin.

126a Chambers, J.S., M.D. The Conquest of Cholera · America`s Greatest Scourge. New York, 1938.

127 Champlain, Samuel de. Les Voyages de la Nouvelle France Occidentale, Dicte Canada, Fait Par le Sr. De Champlain.... Paris, 1632.

128 Charlevoix, Pierre François Xavier de. Histoire et description generale de la Nouvelle France, avec le Journal historique d`un Voyage fait par ordre du Roi dans l`Amerique Septentrionale. 3 vols. Paris, 1744.

129 ___. History and General Description of New France by the Rev. P.F.X. de Charlevoix, S.J. Translated and edited by John G. Shea. New York, 1866-1872.

130 Chastellux, François Jean, marquis de. Voyages dans l`Amerique Septentrionale, dans les années 1780, 1781 & 1782. Paris, 1788-1791.

131 Chesnel, Paul. Histoire de Cavelier de La Salle; Exploration et Conquete du Bassin du Mississipi.... Paris, 1901.

131a Chicago City Directory 1843.

132 Chicago City Directory 1844. Chicago, 1903.

133 Chicago Department of Development and Planning. Historic City/The Settlement of Chicago. Chicago, 1976.

134 Chicago Genealogical Society, The. List of Letters Remaining in the Post Office · Chicago and Vicinity · January 1834-July 1836. Chicago, 1970.

135 ___. Vital Records from the Chicago Newspapers · 1833-1839. Chicago, 1971.

136 Chicago in Periodic Literature, A Summary of Articles. Compiled by the Workers of the Writers` Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Illinois. Vol. 1. Chicago, 1940.

136a Chicago Magazine, 1857.

137 Chicago Medical Society, ed. History of Medicine and Surgery and Physicians and Surgeons of Chicago. Chicago, 1922.

138 "Chicago`s Quest for Pure Water." Chicago Tribune, January 2, 1900.

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139a Christian, Shirley. Before Lewis and Clark. New York, 2004.

140 Christopher, Louise W. Hoofbeats on the Prairie, The Story of a Saddlebag Preacher. Evanston, Ill., 1987.

140a Church, Charles A. History of Rockford and Winnebago County Illinois · From the First Settlement in 1834 to the Civil War. Rockford, Ill., 1900.

141 Church, Jeremiah. Journal of Travels, Adventures, and Remarks of Jerry Church. Harrisburg, Pa., 1845, 1933.

142 Clark, George Rogers. The Conquest of the Illinois. Chicago, 1920.

143 Clark, William. See Lewis, Meriwether, and William Clark.

144 Clayton, John. The Illinois Fact Book and Historical Almanac, 1673-1968. Carbondale, Ill., 1970.

144a Clayton, Lawrence A., Vernon James Knight, Jr. and Edward C. Moore, eds. The De Soto Chronicles: The Expedition of Hernando de Soto to North America in 1539-1543 Vol. 2; University of Alabama Press, 1995.

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149 ___. "Captain Billy Caldwell`s Exile in Early Chicago." Chicago History 6, no. 4, Winter 1977-78, pp. 218-28.

149a ___. "Merchant, Soldier, Broker, Chief; A Corrected Obituary of Captain Billy Caldwell." Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society 71, no. 3, August 1978, pp. 185-210.

150 ___. "Chicago, September 14, 1833: The Last Great Indian Treaty in the Old Northwest." Chicago History 9, no. 2, Summer 1980, pp. 86-97.

150a Clough, Joy. “Chicago’s Sisters of Mercy.” Chicago History 32, no. 1, Summer 2003.

151 Cobb, Charles E., Jr. "The Great Lakes` Troubled Waters." National Geographic Magazine 172, July 1987.

152 Cochran, Thomas C., and Wayne Andrews, eds. Concise Dictionary of American History. New York, 1962.

152a Cole, Barbara Bruce. “A Wilson Family of Early Chicago.” Chicago Genealogist 21, no. 2, Winter 1988-89, pp. 47-52.

153 Cole, Harry Elsworth. Stagecoach and Tavern Tales of the Old Northwest. Cleveland, 1930.

154 Colbert, Elias. Chicago. Historical and Statistical Sketch of the Garden City: A Chronicle of its Social, Municipal, Commercial and Manufacturing Progress, from the Beginning until Now. Containing Also, Names of the Early Settlers and the Office Holders, with Full Statistical Tables. Chicago, 1868.

155 Colbert, Elias, and Everett Chamberlin. Chicago and the Great Conflagration. Cincinnati/New York, 1871.

155a Collot, Victor. Voyage dans L’Amerique Septentrionale. 2 volumes, Paris, 1826.

155b ___. “Victor Collot, A Journey in North America.” Transactions of the Illinois Historical Society 13, 1908, pp. 269-297.

156 Colombo, Cristoforo. Epistula Cristofori Colom: Cui Etas Nostra Multum Debet; De Insulis Indie Supra Gangem Nuper Inuentis. Rome, 1493.

157 ___. Letter of 1493. Translated by Frank E. Robbins. William L. Clements Library. Ann Arbor, 1952.

158 Commission on Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks, City of Chicago, ed. Site of the Wolf Point Settlement. Chicago, 1975.

159 ___. Site of the Beaubien Claim. Chicago, 1975.

160 ___. Site of the Sauganash Hotel and the Wigwam. Chicago, 1975.

161 ___. Site of the Marquette Camp. Chicago, 1976.

162 ___. Site of the DuSable/Kinzie House. Chicago, 1977.

163 Conger, John Leonard. History of the Illinois River Valley. Chicago, 1932.

163a Congressional Records on Indian Land Cessions in the United States. See;=4000/4015/llss4015.db&recNum;=160.

164 Conzen, Michael P., ed. Chicago Mapmakers, Essays on the Rise of the City`s Map Trade. Chicago, 1984.

164a ___. See Grossman, James F., Ann Durkin Keating, and Janice L. Reiff, with Michael P. Conzen, eds.

165 Cook, Frederick Francis. Bygone Days in Chicago. Chicago, 1910.

166 Cook, Mary Estelle. Little Oak Park 1835-1902. Oak Park, Ill., 1961.

167 Copley, A.B. "Early Settlement of Southwestern Michigan." Read at the Annual Meeting of the State Pioneer Society, June 7, 1882.

168 Corliss, Carlton J. "Illinois Travel in Olden Days." Journal of American History 28, 1934.

168a Corrigan, John E. Personal communication, 2009.

168b Costa, David J. “Miami-Illinois Tribe Names,” in Papers of the Thirty-first Algonquian Conference. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, 2000, pp. 30-53.

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169 Cox, Isaac Joslin. The Journeys of Réné Robert Cavelier Sieur de la Salle. New York, 1905.

170 Crafts, James M. and William F. The Crafts Family: A Genealogical and Biographical History of the Descendents of Griffin and Allice Crafts, of Roxbury, Massachusetts. Northampton, Mass., 1893.

171 Cramton, Willa G. "Domestic Furnishings of the Northern Illinois Frontier 1833–1850." Master`s thesis, Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, 1988.

172 Crellin, John K. Medical Care in Pioneer Illinois. Springfield, 1982.

172a Crimmins, Jerry. Personal communication; 2006.

173 Croghan, George. "Croghan`s Journal, February 28, 1765, to October 8, 1765." Collections of the Illinois State Historical Library 11, 1916, pp. 1-64.

174 Cronon, William. Nature`s Metropolis. Chicago and the Great West. New York/London, 1991.

175 Crossley, Fredric B. Courts and Lawyers of Illinois. Chicago, 1912.

176 Cumming, W.P., R.A. Skelton, and D.B. Quinn. The Discovery of North America. London, 1971.

177 Currey, J. Seymour. "Chicago`s North Shore." Transactions of the Illinois State Historical Society 8, 1904, pp. 101-13.

178 ___. Chicago: Its History and Its Builders: A Century of Marvelous Growth. 5 vols. Chicago, 1912.

179 ___. The Story of Old Fort Dearborn. Chicago, 1912.

179a Cushing, Sara. Personal communication, 2006.

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636 Steward, John F. Lost Maramech and Earliest Chicago. Chicago, 1903.

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644 Sutton, Robert P., ed. The Prairie State. Colonial Years to 1860. A Documentary History of Illinois. Grand Rapids, Mich., 1976.

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649 ___. Personal communication with author.

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656 ___. See Tucker, Sara Jones, and Wayne C. Temple.

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658 ___. "The First Catholics in and about Chicago." Illinois Catholic Historical Review 3, January 1921.

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660 Thompson, Richard A. DuPage Roots. DuPage Historical Society, 1985.

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664 ___. France in America, 1497-1763. New York, 1905.

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666 ___. French Regime in Wisconsin. Madison, 1902-1908.

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