Looking for more local medical history? Northern Illinois University's Regional History Center may be outside of the Chicago area, but it actively collects historic records from eighteen northern counties of Illinois, excluding Cook County, home of Chicago itself.
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Northern Illinois Regional History Center homepage:
NIU Library's Digitial Initiatives:
A project by NIU Library's Digital Initiatives includes material related to the Civil War, a very hot topic this year as the nation commemorates the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the war.