"Bibliography of McDonough County" by Gordana Rezab
also available online here:
Publisher: Chicago : Munsell Pub. Co.
Author: Clarke, S.J.
Title: The . of McDonough County, Illinois
Publisher: Springfield, IL: D.W. Lusk, state printer
Google has digitized this book, and it is fully "searchable".
You can also read this same volume online in a slightly different searchable format at
Author: Drury, John, 1898-
Title: American aerial county history series Volume: 7 (MCDONOUGH)
Publisher: Chicago : Loree Co
Author: Hallwas, John
Title: McDonough County Historic Sites
Publisher: Chicago: Arcadia Publishing
[please note: only first 37 pages of this book are online]
Title: History of McDonough County, Illinois, together with sketches of the towns, villages and townships, educational, civil, military and political history; portraits of prominent individuals, and biographies of the representative citizens.
Title: Portrait and biographical record of Hancock, McDonough and Henderson counties, Illinois : containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county
Publisher: [Chicago, Ill.] : Lake City Pub. Co
Author: Rezab, Gordana.
Title: Place Names of McDonough County, Illinois: Past and Present. Publisher: Macomb, IL: Western Illinois University,
Author: Western Illinois Horse Sales Co
Title: See the good ones attend the auction sale of light harness horses to be held at the fair grounds : Macomb, Ill., Thursday, March 13, 1913
Publisher: Macomb, Ill. : The Company
Digital Image Collection (Western Illinois University)
Database of historical images of people, places, events - keyword searchable - many images of McDonough County and surrounding counties
Historical Society Newsletters (Western Illinois University)
Database of newsletters of area Historical Societies.
This collection features Historical Society newsletters from the west-central Illinois counties of Hancock (1987-), McDonough (1982-) [including Colchester Area Historical Society (1995-)], Rock Island (1966-), and Schuyler (1969-).
[note McDonough County Historical Society newsletters available online are from 1982-1997 only]
All Sorts of McDonough County Information !