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Illinois River Valley (Ill.) -- Social conditions

View Resource Harvesting the River

This cooperative project by the Illinois State Museum, the Meredosia River Museum, and the Havana Public Library District provides an interactive look into the cultural and economic lives of the people who lived in the central Illinois River region between 1875 and 1950. All three sections of the site - Harvesting, Transportation, and History - are worth scouting. Under Harvesting, readers will...