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ILLINOIS POORHOUSE HISTORY by county


 
LOCAL NOTES:

 

NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

"THE COUNTY FARM"  Port Byron Globe Dated 27 Nov 1913

"CARE OF POOR STARTED 94 YEARS AGO IN ROCK ISLAND COUNTY"
Port Byron Globe  Dated 31 Oct 1929

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We are hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in  ROCK ISLAND county through the helpful participation of readers. All are requested to submit items of interest by sending e-mail to The Poorhouse Lady.

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