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ILLINOIS STATE ARCHIVES


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ILLINOIS REGIONAL ARCHIVES DEPOSITORY-EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
Address
BOOTH LIBRARY, 600 LINCOLN AVENUE
City/ZIP Code
CHARLESTON, 61920-0000
County
COLES
Region
2
Contact
Telephone Number
217-581-6093  Ext.
Fax
E-mail Address

Brief Description of Holdings
The Illinois State Archives administers a system of Illinois Regional Archives Depositories (IRAD) to manage the archival records of local governments which have been appraised as having long-term values and have been transferred to the Archives' custody. These records concern courts, schools, land, taxation, elections, welfare, accounts and audits, inquests, military service, jail prisoners, professional practitioners, births, deaths, marriages, mortgages, naturalizations, and the multifaceted considerations of local boards and councils. IRAD-EIU houses and services those records of local governments of the following counties: Clark Clay Coles Crawford Cumberland Douglas Edgar Edwards Effingham Jasper Lawrence Moultrie Richland Shelby Wabash Wayne