Coal Mining in Illinois

Credits

 

Books & Booklets

 

Title

Author

Publisher

Provided


This is Grundy County - Its History from Beginning to 1968

Ullrick, Helen Stine

Grundy County Board of Supervisors, 1968

Photos, articles


Black Coal for White Bread

Marchello, Maurice R.

Vantage Press, 1972

Photos, articles


A Pictorial History of Will County, Vol. 1

Sterling, Robert E.

Will County Historical Publications Company, 1975

Photos, articles


A Pictorial History of Will County, Vol. 2

Sterling, Robert E.

Will County Historical Publications Company, 1975

Photos, articles


History of the Coal Miners of the U.S.

Roy, Andrew

Greenwood Press, Publishers, 1905

Photos, articles


Miners of the Prairie: Life and Labor in the Wilmington, Illinois Coal Field, 1866-1897

Joyce, Richard P.

Richard P. Joyce, 1980

Photos, articles


The Braidwood Story

Donna, Modesto J.

publisher unknown

Photos, articles


Faces & Places of Will & Grundy Counties

The Herald-News

Heritage House Publishing, 1996

Photos


Concerning Coal: An Anthology

Edited by - Magdalen Mayer, Mara Lou Hawse, Paula J. Maloney

Coal Research Center, Southern University at Carbondale, 1997

Article: "Learning in Early Coal Mining Days"


Carbon Hill Centennial, 1892 - 1992

1992 Carbon Hill Centennial Committee

1992 Carbon Hill Centennial Committee

Photos, articles


A Coal-Field Collection

Will/Grundy Counties (IL) Genealogical Society, 1993

Will/Grundy Counties (IL) Genealogical Society, 1993

Line art, articles


Wilmington's 125th Anniversary

Wilmington's 125th Anniversary Committee

Wilmington's 125th Anniversary Committee

Photos, articles


Morris Herald 1888 Holiday Supplement

Morris Herald Staff

E.B. Fletcher

Photos, articles


 

Other Sources

 

Name

Address

Provided


Heritage Trail Library System

405 Earl Rd.
Shorewood, IL 60431
(815) 729-3345

Inter-Library Loans


Coal City Public Library District

85 N. Garfield St.
Coal City, IL 60416
(815) 634-4552

Photographs, documents, oral histories, and other information owned by the institution


Fossil Ridge Public Library District

386 W. Kennedy Rd.
Braidwood, IL 60408
(815) 458-2187

Photographs, documents, oral histories and other information owned by the institution


Wilmington Public Library District

201 S. Kankakee St.
Wilmington, IL 60481
(815) 476-2834

 

Photographs, documents, oral histories and other information owned by the institution


Shorewood-Troy Public Library District

650 Deerwood Dr.
Shorewood, IL 60431
(815) 725-1715

 

Photographs, documents, oral histories and other information owned by the institution


Pittsburg Public Library

308 N. Walnut
Pittsburg, Kansas 66762


Illinois State Geological Survey

Photographs, documents, maps and other information owned by the institution


The Coal City Courant

273 S. Broadway St.
Coal City, IL 60416

Articles from the Coal City Courant Centennial Edition, August 7, 1981


Carbon Hill Mayor John Jensen and Louise Jensen of the Carbon Hill Historical Society

Carbon Hill, IL

Photographs, documents, maps, oral histories and other information owned by the institution and/or individual


Richard P. Joyce

Coal City, IL

Photographs, documents, maps, oral histories and other information owned by the institution and/or individual


Glenn W. Allen, Sr.

Coal City, IL

Photographs, documents, maps, oral histories and other information owned by the institution and/or individual


Sue Morse

Morris, IL

Photographs, documents, maps, oral histories and other information owned by the institution and/or individual


Alice Creech

 

Braceville, IL

Photographs, documents, maps, oral histories and other information owned by the institution and/or individual


Joann Daniels

 

Coal City, IL

Photographs, documents, maps, oral histories and other information owned by the institution and/or individual


Walt Colton

Coal City, IL

 


Betty Trotter

Coal City, IL

 


Souvenir Edition 75th Anniversary Affiliated Bank/Coal City National

660 S. Broadway St.
Coal City, IL 60416
(815) 634-2131


Coal Research Center

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901

Photographs, documents and other information owned by the institution