Five Coles Historical Series Booklets -Coles County, IL

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  • Sold Date: May 28, 2008
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You are bidding on 5 booklets/pamphlets form The Coles Historical Series, from The Cole County Historical County. They are as follows:

*The Dr. Van Meter Story - By Harold M. Cavins - Presented by Dr. S. Vanmeter & Co., of Charleston, Illinois, Infirmary. Cover Illustration - The Currier & Ives Print, - The Great West, which bears the imprint of the infirmary, is rare and is furnished through the courtesy of Robert Sterling, Eastern Illinois University faculty member and nationally-known collector of historical items.

*The History of Railroads in Coles County - Russell T. Willingham. Coles Historical Series No. 3. "The third in our Coles Historical Series is a reprint of the paper presented July 7, 1974, at the summer meeting of the Linder Community Center, Charleston, by Russell T. Willingham of Charleston."

*Edward Coles: Freedom's Champion - E. Duane Elbert, Eastern Illinois University. Number 4, Second Edition. "The second edition of Edward Coles: Freedom's Champion has been published by the Charleston National Bank for distribution to Coles County school children and public libraries."

*Samuel Inglis: EIU's Little Known First President, by Allen Keith, Jr. Number Five. "Allen H. Keith, the public information director, Lake Land College, Mattoon, presented a paper on Samuel Inglis,
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