LaSalle County

1877 History of La Salle County Illinois

This book covers LaSalle county topography, geology, botany, natural history, history of the Mound builders, Indian tribes, French explorations, and a sketch of the pioneer settlers of each town to 1840, with an appendix, giving the present status of the county, its population, resources, manufactures and institutions. Written by Elmer Baldwin. Published in 1877. Follow the links below to read excerpts.

Sketches of the Pioneer Settlers

By Township

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Lee DeKalb Kane
Bureau Kendall
Putnam Grundy
Marshall Woodford Livingston

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