Collection provided by: The Illinois State Historical Society
The Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society contains articles on every facet of Illinois history. The mission of the Illinois State Historical Society, founded in 1899, is to foster awareness, understanding, research, preservation and recognition of history in Illinois.
This selection of article titles illustrates the diversity of subjects covered by the Journal:
- British Coal Miners: A Demographic Study of Braidwood and Streator, Illinois
- The Socialist Party of America in Municipal Politics: Canton, Illinois, 191-1920
- John Brown White and Early Women’s Education: A History of Almira College
- Thomas Sharp and Anti-Mormon Sentiment in Illinois, 1842-1845