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Image of Antique Microphone The Western Illinois University Oral Histories Collection consists of oral histories and program presentations related to the life and times of the populace of West Central Illinois. Included are memories of residents, local merchants and community leaders, World War II veterans from McDonough County, presentations on the Icarian Community from Nauvoo, and histories of McDonough and Hancock Counties. Interviewers and program presenters include Dr. John Hallwas, Dr. Lillian Snyder, Gordana Rezab, Kathy Nichols, Bill Cook, John Allaman, and Alan Walker.

For questions, comments, or more information about the database, please phone (309) 298-2717 or send email to Library-Archives@wiu.edu.



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