Kankakee County History
This gem of a source includes the locations and owners of
businesses in Kankakee. Also included are churches, schools, city and
county officials, and a history of Kankakee. A must read not only for
those looking for a specific bit of information, but also for anyone
interested in a gaining a glimpse into 1876 Kankakee.
Transcribed by Andrea Spenard
Volume II of Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Kankakee County . It was written in 1906 and includes not only a history of Kankakee county and photographs, but also biographies of many people of the county. Selections will be posted as they are transcribed.
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