collecting, preserving, and interpreting the historical heritage and culture of the state of Illinois
Courtesy of Infobahn Outfitters.
The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection.
Fine art, anthropology, and natural history come together.
A group of religious exiles from Madeira (Portuguese islands off the coast of Morocco) settled in Illinois in the 1850s. This website chronicles this episode and identifies some place names of probable Portuguese origin.
Profiles the life and crimes of Thurman Kingsbury Thriff, who was convicted for two murders in 1978.
Thanks to DMOZ, which built a great web directory for nearly two decades and freely shared it with the web. About us