The Story of Illinois: Indian and Pioneer


Virginia S. Eifert

Publication Date: 

1943; 10th printing (revised) 1979

Museum Series: 

Story of Illinois

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No. 1
Written in nontechnical language, the booklet by former Museum Editor Virginia S. Eifert interprets a series of Museum dioramas-detailed miniature scenes created by Bartlett M. Frost, one of America's most skillful dioramists-depicting twelve important events in the history of Illinois. At the time of its 10th printing, almost a quarter million copies of this immensely popular booklet had been distributed.

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Pages and Images: 

12 b&w photos, 1 map



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