• Historical Encyclopedia Of Illinois and history of Du Page County, Volume 2

    Newton Bateman, editor-in-chief, Paul Selby, associate editor, Munsell Publishing Co

    Thirty chapters describe the main facts of DuPage County's history from the earliest settlements and political organization up to 1913. Biographical sketches of prominent people, portraits, family his…

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  • Historical Encyclopedia Of Illinois and history of Du Page County, Volume 1

    Newton Bateman, editor-in-chief, Paul Selby, associate editor, Munsell Publishing Co

    Illinois is prominent in the early history of the West. Concise descriptions of places, historical facts, and biographies of living persons with close relations to the state. Illustrations include por…

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  • History of the County of DuPage, 1st ed.

    1st ed., by C.W. Richmond & H.F. Vallette, Commemorative ed. published by Caroline Martin Mitchell Museum, The Naperville Heritage Society

    This first history of DuPage County describes the Indian wars, land claims, prominent first settlers, organization as a county in 1839 with Naperville as county seat, resources, institutions and histo…

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  • Euclid Lodge, no. 65 : A.F. & A.M., 1849-1904

    Euclid Lodge, compiled and printed by Oscar H. Givler, with The Clarion

    Joe Naper and other prominent early settlers of Naperville were members of the Euclid Lodge that they founded. This history lists the 1904 officers and all past officers and members. The lodge was hou…

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  • "Our Dad" : his career and his philosophy

    Delmar Leroy Kroehler and Kenneth Kroehler, privately printed in a limited ed

    Peter Edward Kroehler, born in 1872 in Minnesota, came to Naperville in 1893 to help run the Naperville Lounge Company with Professor J.L. Nichols. In 1915 it became Kroehler Manufacturing Col, a nati…

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  • Index to the names of persons appearing in History of DPC (Blanchard), 1973

    Mary Louise B. Todd, indexer

    This index to an early history of DuPage County covers both the events in Part I and the biographical sketches in Part II. Page numbers preceded by a "B" appear in Part II, "Biographical Sketches."

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