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By Maryan Pelland,Dan Pelland

McHenry County, Illinois, is a picture-perfect farming neighborhood within the Heartland of Midwestern the USA. for almost centuries, a component to the nation's nutrients provide has come from this fertile land close to the Fox River, and it has performed a key function within the heritage of Chicago and the us. during the medium of historical photos, this e-book captures the evolution of the folks of McHenry County, from the mid-1800s to the second one 1/2 the 20th century.

These pages convey to existence the folk, occasions, groups, and industries that contributed to shaping and remodel McHenry County. With greater than two hundred classic photographs, culled from 3 collections-the McHenry County historic Society, the Crystal Lake ancient Society, the James Keefe assortment, and the private choice of Don Peasley-McHenry County, Illinois, portrays lifestyles opposed to a backdrop of foreign wars, nationwide social struggles, and technological advances in an increasing world.

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