DeKalb Township Records, 1851-1939
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Brief Description: There are four bound volumes in the collection covering the period 1851 to 1939 with some gaps. The volumes provide a record of township taxes collected, funds disbursed, election of supervisors, and development of roads. Minutes of meetings for the period 1886 to 1939 complete the collection.
Held at:
Northern Illinois University
Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-1779
Email: rhcua [at]
Record Series Number: RHC/RC/158
Volume: 1.0 Linear Feet
Acquired: 11/02/1982.
Access Restrictions: There are no restrictions on access and literary rights in the records are in the public domain.
Subject Index
DeKalb (Ill.), Politics and government
Forums (Discussion and debate) - town meetings
Hopkins, Thomas R.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Jean Wilson  Jean Wilson, DeKalb Township Supervisor, donated these volumes to the Regional History Center on November 9, 1982.  Before donating the records Wilson had obtained permission from the Illinois Local Government Records Commission and township supervisors.
Related Materials: Researchers using this collection should review the Center’s DeKalb County Records and RC 53, DeKalb Township High School.