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Alvord, Clarence Walworth. The Illinois Country. Illinois Centennial Commission, 1920. Springfield, Ill., Vol. I, p. 454.

Bateman, Selby; Wilderman, A.A. & A.S. Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of St. Clair County. Munsell Publishing Co., Chicago, Ill., Vol. I, p. 303; Vol. II, pp. 752, 753,759.

Brink & McDonough. History of St. Clair County. Brink & McDonough Publishing Co., Philadelphia, Pa., 1881. Vol. II, pp. 298-300.

Buck, Solon Justus. Illinois in 1818. Illinois Centennial Commission, Springfield, Ill., 1917. Vol. I, pp. 157-270.

Congressional Record. House Document 1231, July 6, 1919. Vol. 56, Part 9, pp. 8826-8834. Sixty-fifth Congress.

Dunne, Hon. Edward. History of Illinois. Lewie Publishing Co., 1933, Chicago, Ill., Vol. I, p. 176.

Finning, Joseph W. East St. Louis and Its Achievements and Advantages. Journal Printing Co., East St. Louis, Ill., Vol. II, p. 1.

Files of East St. Louis Daily Journal. East St. Louis, Ill. May 1901 – June 1901 –October 1916.

Freeman, Douglas Southall. Robert E. Lee. Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1934, Vol. I, pp. 137-158.

Gardin, J. E. Encyclopedia Britanica. Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., publisher, New York, 1932, Vol. 12, p. 90.

Howe, Louis. Files of East St. Louis Gazette, 1872-74-75. Houghton-Miflin Publishing Co., New York, 1901.

Marvin, Chas. F. Chief Root, Clarence J., Meteorologist. Climatic Summary of the United States. For Central Illinois. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Springfield, Ill., 1934.

Parks, Oliver L. Catalog of Parks Air College. East St. Louis, Ill., 1935.

Reynolds, John. My Own Times. Chicago Historical Society, Chicago, Ill., 1879. Vol. II, p. 147.

Rozur, Firmin A. Rozur’s History of the Mississippi Valley. G. A. Peirrot & Sons, St. Louis, Mo., 1890. pp. 160-162.

Smith, George W. A. M. History of Southern Illinois. Lewis Publishing Co., Chicago, Ill., 1912. Vol. I. pp. 200, 532.

Smith, George W. A. M. History of Illinois and Her People. American Historical Society, 1927, Chicago, Ill., Vol. I, pp. 103, 232, 236, 532, 535.

Smith, George W. A. M. A Student History of Illinois. Hare & McCreary Co., Chicago, Ill., 1925.

The Cahokia Plant of the Union Electric Light & Power Co., a pamphlet issued by the company in February 1931.

Tyson, Robert A. History of East St. Louis, Illinois. John Hapo & Co., 1878, East St. Louis, Ill., 1875. Vol. II, pp. 17-19, 29-34, 47-49, 134-135.

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Illinois, Composition and Characteristics of the People. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, p. 66. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.


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