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History Research Guide

ebooks, Stats, and Maps, Oh My!

Salem History eBooks  on history and biography, and primary source documents from Salem Press. No special device needed; just a web browser! 



Historical Statistics of the United States     Historical Statistics of the United States Topics range from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America. Each are placed in historical context by a recognized expert in the field. 




Sanborn Maps of Illinois 1867-1970        Sanborn Maps of Illinois 1867 - 1970 Because the maps were created over a century, they are useful in charting the development of cities and towns over many years.