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ILLINOIS POORHOUSE HISTORY by county


 
LOCAL NOTES:
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RECORDS:

SANGAMON COUNTY, ILLINOIS. POOR FARM. Records, ca. 1900 
3 items. List of Sangamon County Board of Supervisors; reprinted photograph of a meeting of county officials at the Poor Farm near Buffalo, Illinois, including Superintendent William Sprinkel; and a book of recipes for food and medicine used at the Poor Farm. Photocopies. Loaned for reproduction by Sue E. Worley. LHC 78 

at http://www.uis.edu/~lib-arch/mss_o-s.htm 

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We are hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in  SANGAMON 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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