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TAHS New Entries for Feb. & March 2005

Apr 8, 2005

MARCH 2005 ENTRIES

PHOTOS

Dyer Booth - submitted by Howard Booth (Booth Family Photo
Album)
Clara E. Booth - submitted by Howard Booth (Booth Family
Photo Album)
Darlene Cantlin, Lottie Carter, Daisy Marshall and Margaret
McKenzie (McKenzie Photo Album), submitted by Connie Essig
McCue Family 1910 (James McCue Biography/Whiteside Co.),
submitted by Colleen Butler
WHITESIDE COUNTY HISTORICAL INFORMATION 1885
(Many surnames listed in these village & township
histories)

Preface to Whiteside Co. Townships
Ablany Township
Village of Albany
Clyde Township
Village of Malvern (Clyde Twnp)
Coloma Township
Rock Falls
Hume Township
Village of Galt
Village of Empire
Erie Township
Erie Village
MISCELLANEOUS

Misc. articles on Olive Glassburn, (Tampico Tornado
Articles) submitted by Les Niemi
Announcement: HY&T videos available for sale $23.85
(includes postage). Mail request and check to: Tampico Area
Historical Society, P. O. Box 154, Tampico, IL 61283
Yorktown General Store re-opening in April, 2005. Added a
web page for them (Main Menu/Area Attractions &
Accommodations)
OBITS

Obit for Olive (Johnston) Glassburn from the Tampico
Progress, submitted by Les Niemi
William Curran, submitted by Katherine Walters
BIOGRAPHIES

Milton B. Woodward (Whiteside County)
John Ferguson (Whiteside County)
James McCue (Whiteside County)
Louis Oltmanns (Whiteside County)
ARTICLES & LOCAL HISTORY

News article: Democrat buys, preserves Ronald Reagan
Birthplace (Articles & Local History)
News article: Shortline railroad was long on good times
(Articles & Local History)
News article: Tampico recalls president's roots (Articles &
Local History)
News article: Reagan in Tampico (Articles & Local History)
Illinois Soldier's & Sailor's Home - Quincy

D. B. Langley (Military)
James Scully (Military)
History of the Swedes in Illinois Part III

Charles Adams (Library/Swedes in IL)


FEBRUARY 2005 ENTRIES

WHITESIDE COUNTY HISTORICAL INFORMATION 1885

Poor Farm (Whiteside County)
Record Building (Whiteside County)
Building for the Insane (Whiteside County)
PRESIDENT'S CORNER

New message from TAHS president, Ann Martin (Main
Menu/Misc./President's Corner)
BIOGRAPHIES

Henry B. Frey (Whiteside County)
Richard Drury (Whiteside County)
Conrad Seyller (Henry County)
Charles L. Savage (Bureau County/Past & Present 1906)
John Sieben (Henry County)
Wm. Harbaugh (Henry County)
Levi Pillsbury (Henry County)
David Luther (Henry County)
Amasa Garrett (Bureau, Marshall & Putnam Counties)
Horace Abbott (Whiteside County)
John F. Demmon (Whiteside County)
William Taylor (Whiteside county)
William F. Twining (Whiteside County)
HISTORY

History of Port Henry, N.Y. 1931-Mckenzie Family (Articles
& Local History); submitted by Connie Essig
OBITS

Corrected spelling on Kuepker obit (typo said Keupker -
sorry!)
ILLINOIS SOLDIER'S & SAILOR'S HOME AT QUINCY

John Dimon (Military)
SWEDES IN ILLINOIS

Rev. Carl W. Sundmark (Reference Library/Swedes in IL)
PHOTO ALBUMS

"Adopt-a-Trophy" photos and descriptions of some of the
trophies available for "adoption" Also see "Projects"
(Photo Albums/Adopt-a-Trophy)
Identified two students in Pleasant Hill School Photo,
submitted by Ryan Arians (Bureau County Schools)
MISCELLANEOUS

Revised membership application to accomodate donations.
Also changed mailing address directly to the TAHS.

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