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As a member of the Open Content Alliance, the library of the University of Illinois is contributing digital content to the Internet Archive in several areas: Illinois history, culture and natural resources; U.S. railroad history; rural studies and agriculture; works in translation; as well as extensive collections of 19th century "triple-decker" novels and emblem books written between 1540 and 1800. The Illinois Library is also a contributing member of the Biodiversity Heritage Library and...



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University of Illinois 78rpm Collection
University of Illinois 78rpm Collection
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1.6M
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The collection contains 78s (10" and 12"), LPs, and 45's that encompass a broad selection of classical, ethnic, and popular music. Below are descriptions of some items within the collection: Classical repertoire, vernacular traditions, limited editions in boxed sets, jazz on early LP labels, and rare issues of vocal selections or operas on European labels. Classical recordings; jazz, dance, and popular music discs; movie soundtracks and original cast sound recordings. Recordings...
University of Illinois Audio Archive
University of Illinois Audio Archive
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12,951
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142,983
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The collection contains 78s (10" and 12") , LPs, and 45's that encompass a broad selection of classical, ethnic, and popular music. Below are descriptions of some items within the collection: Classical repertoire, vernacular traditions, limited editions in boxed sets, jazz on early LP labels, and rare issues of vocal selections or operas on European labels. Classical recordings; jazz, dance, and popular music discs; movie soundtracks and original cast sound recordings. Recordings...
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
collection
2,246
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268,677
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The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections (IHLC) , a unit of the Special Collections Division at the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign, collects, preserves, and provides access to both print and manuscript materials documenting the history of Illinois and the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln.
19th Century Novels
19th Century Novels
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3.4M
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The "triple-decker" novel was a standard form of publishing for British fiction from the early 1800s until the 1890s. The market for this form of fiction was closely tied to commercial "circulating libraries," such as Mudie's and W. H. Smith. Unlike free public libraries, these circulating libraries charged patrons to borrow books, much like video rental stores do today. Publishing longer works of fiction was quite expensive, and by releasing them in multiple parts...
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
19th Century Novels
by Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848; Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Agnes Grey
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First edition. Wise Brontë II, 1
Replace;
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Topics: Pennsylvania -- Emigration and immigration, Pennsylvania -- Genealogy
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Gavidia, Francisco, 1864-1955
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498 p. 33 cm
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Nugent, Nell Marion; Virginia State Library; Virginia Genealogical Society
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Vol. 2-3 published by the Virginia State Library, lack ed. statement and dates in subtitle; v. 4-7 published by the Virginia Genealogical Society
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Topics: Land grants, Frontier and pioneer life
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
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119 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
American Libraries
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40 p. : 23 cm
Topics: Illinois -- Centenial celebrations, etc. Moweaqua, Moweaqua (Ill.) -- History
Previous editions published under title: Passenger lists of ships coming to North America, 1607-1825
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Topic: Ships
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Some v. distributed to depository libraries in microfiche
Topics: FBI National Academy, FBI National Academy. Associates, Criminal justice personnel
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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v. 28 cm
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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1 p. l., 2 p. 30 cm
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics -- India, Decoration and ornament
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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v. 28 cm
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
American Libraries
by Olson, Ernst Wilhelm, 1870-; Engberg, Martin J., 1872-; Schön, Anders, 1864-
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"Bibliographical references": pt. 1, p. 916-918
Topic: Swedes -- Illinois
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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"The Directory contains the rules, regulations, and tariffs governing cable telegraphic correspondence on business transmitting to and from the Eastern and Western Hemispheres."
Topics: Telegraph code addresses, Commerce
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
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Issued (with slight variations) for the several geographical divisions with name of city for respective sections (i. e. Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Seattle)
Topics: Mail-order business, Commercial catalogs
Prepared in conjunction with the celebration of Chicago's Charter jubilee. cf. Foreword, signed: Leon Zglenicki, chairman, Book committee
Topic: Poles
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
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Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957; Burks, Arthur W. (Arthur Walter), 1915-2008
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Bibliography: p. 297-302
Topic: Machine theory
780 p., 24 cm
Topics: Fugitive slaves -- United States, Antislavery movements -- United States, Underground railroad
Preservation photocopy
Topic: Castles
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
American Libraries
by Corliss, Carlton J. (Carlton Jonathan), b. 1888
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Bibliography on inside of back cover
Emblem Collection of the University of Illinois
by Wither, George, 1588-1667; Rollenhagen, Gabriel, 1583-1619. Nucleus emblematorum; Passe, Crispijn van de, ca. 1565-1637, engraver; Marshall, William, fl. 1617-1650, engraver
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Without general t.p.; each book has special t.p.; books 2-4 have imprint: London, Printed by Augustine Mathevves, 1634
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Topic: Emblem books, English
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
Pronunciation of all words. Idioms in common use. Maps and statistics of the U.S. and all Spanish-speaking countries, etc. ... Diccionario inglés-español, español-inglés
Topics: English language, Spanish language
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Chicago Circle
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v. ; 28 cm
Music and Performing Arts Library
Music and Performing Arts Library
collection
307
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7,918
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The Music & Performing Arts Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign supports a wide range of programs in the School of Music, Department of Dance, and Department of Theatre, and collects widely in all three subject areas. A general overview of the Music & Performing Arts Library’s collections can be found here: https://www.library.illinois.edu/mpal/about/collections/ .
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Millhouse, John; Bracciforti, Ferdinando
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Vol. 2 has title in Italian
Topics: English language, Italian language
260 p. 12 cm
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Wollaston, Arthur N. (Arthur Naylor), 1842-1922
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"Second edition reprinted."
Topics: English language, Persian language
University of Illinois Library bookplate "From the library of Conte Antonio Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana Lazelada di Bereguardo, purchased 1921" on the inside front cover
Topic: Italian language
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Crozier, William Armstrong, 1864-1913
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144 p
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Topic: Virginia. Militia
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Description based on: Vol. 18, no. 1 (Oct. 1964); title from caption
Topic: Languages, Modern
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Linn, John Blair, 1831-1899, ed; Egle, William Henry, 1830-1901, ed; Pennsylvania. Secretary of the Commonwealth; Pennsylvania. General Assembly
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These books do not circulate
Topic: Pennsylvania -- History -- Sources
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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12 parts : 19 x 26 cm
Topics: Drawing books -- Specimens, Drawing -- Study and teaching, Flowers in art -- Study and teaching,...
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Denyes, John Russel, 1869-1936
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Cover title
Topics: Methodist Episcopal Church, Missions
xxii, 267 p
Topics: Zulu language, English language
Includes index
Topics: Mechanical drawing, Geometry, Descriptive, Perspective
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
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415 p. : 26 cm
Topic: World War, 1939-1945
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Includes list of retiring faculty and student awards
Topic: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Hahn, August, 1792-1863, author; Meyrowitz, Alexander, translator, editor
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Bound with: Sefer Torah, Neviʹim u-khetuvim. Ṿiʻn : Bi-defus haʼadon Adʼlf Hʼltshoizʻn, 5656 [1896]
Topics: Bible, Bible, Masorah, Masorah
2 volumes 23 cm
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Advertising matter included in paging
Topics: Japan -- Commerce -- Directories, Japan -- Politics and government -- Directories
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome, 121-180; Long, George, 1800-1879; Courtney, W. L. (William Leonard), 1850-1928
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Translation of: De rebus suis
Topics: Ethics, Stoics, Life
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Some v. distributed to depository libraries in microfiche
Topics: FBI National Academy, FBI National Academy. Associates, Criminal justice personnel
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Calonghi, Ferruccio, 1866-1945; Georges, Karl Ernst, 1806-1895; Rivoire, P., joint author; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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Author's names at head of title: F. Calonghi e P. Rivoire
Topics: Italian language, Latin language
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Includes monthly supplements
Topics: Transportation, Roads, Railroads
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Description based on: Vol. 35, no. 1, whole no. 695 (Apr. 7, 1906); title from caption
Topics: Plumbing, Heating, Air conditioning, Domestic engineering
Reproduction of the original which appeared in Sons of the American Revolution. Kentucky society. Year book. Louisville, 1896. p. [49]-278
Topic: Military pensions
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Illinois. Military and Naval Dept; Reece, Jasper N; Elliott, Isaac Hughes, 1837-1922
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Includes rosters of officers and enlisted men, 1861-1866
Topic: Soldiers
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Vols. for 1925-1968 issued by the university under its earlier name: University of Illinois
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Talented students, Academic rites and ceremonies
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Illinois. Military and Naval Dept; Reece, Jasper N; Elliott, Isaac Hughes, 1837-1922
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Includes rosters of officers and enlisted men, 1861-1866
Topic: Soldiers
English or Polish
Topic: Polish Americans
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R; Sardinia (Italy)
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Vol.1(1824) - vol. 26 (1849) bear title: Calendario generale pe' Regii Stati
Topic: Almanacs, Italian
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Illinois. Military and Naval Dept; Reece, Jasper N; Elliott, Isaac Hughes, 1837-1922
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Includes rosters of officers and enlisted men, 1861-1866
Topic: Soldiers
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Pleasant, Hazen Hayes
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Bibliography: p. 627-632
Topic: Crawford County (Ind.) -- History
"Sesqui-centennial edition, 1957."
Topic: Portage County (Ohio) -- History
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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xi, 124 pages : 28 cm
Topics: Hydrology -- Michigan -- Van Buren County, Land use -- Michigan -- Van Buren County, Water in...
On cover: The Somonauk book
Topic: Somonauk, Ill. United Presbyterian church
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
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Published by the students of the University of Illinois
Topic: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
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Editions for 1968/69- issued in 2 vols.; 1977/78- issued in 1 vol
Topic: Commerce
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pitrè, Giuseppe, 1841-1916; Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana, Antonio, conte, 1843-1913, former owner. IU-R
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University of Illinois Library bookplate "From the library of Conte Antonio Cavagna Sangiuliani di Gualdana Lazelada di Bereguardo, purchased 1921" on the inside front cover
Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
by Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-; Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, New York; Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc
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This statistical report was made possible by an appropriation obtained from the Laura Spelman Rockefeller memorial. cf. Foreword
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Topics: Slavery, African Americans