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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Illinois

The history of Illinois may be defined by several broad historical periods, namely, the pre-Columbian period, the era of European exploration and colonization, ...

www.history.com/topics/us-states/illinois

The first Europeans to visit Illinois were the French explorers Louis Jolliet and Jacques Marquette in 1673, but the region was ceded to Britain after the.

www.enjoyillinois.com/history

Discover the history, stories and people of Illinois. Visit historic communities, meet American presidents and tour a prehistoric city.

www.britannica.com/place/Illinois-state

Illinois: Geographical and historical treatment of Illinois, including maps and a survey of its people, economy, and government. Its capital city is Springfield, and  ...

www.ducksters.com/geography/us_states/illinois_history.php

Kids learn about the history and timeline of the state of Illinois including early explorers, Native Americans, settlers, Black Hawk War, Civil War, and the Chicago ...

www.illinoiscourts.gov/Kids/IL_Hist/default.asp

Illinois History. See Illinois' Symbols. Early Illinois History. Map of early villages in Illinois Before Illinois became a State, it was known as the Illinois Territory.

www.infoplease.com/us/states/illinois

Information on Illinois — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, nicknames,  ...

www.historyillinois.org

The goal is to add news and events from all over the state to celebrate Illinois' rich history. Get involved and get the word out about news and events in your area ...

penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Gazetteer/Places/America/United_States/Illinois/_Topics/history/home.html

Sep 11, 2016 ... Four books — some 1130 pages of print; and other material. Part of a large American history site with 5900 webpages, 79 books, 34000 pages ...