When there is extra material that exceeds the space in the Quarterly, the images and content are placed here. Members are welcome to browse images of original documents and keepsakes that have been transcribed for or used in the Quarterly.
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CCGS Quarterly - Volume 36, Number 3
CCGS Quarterly - Volume 35, Number 2
CCGS Quarterly - Volume 35, Number 1
CCGS Quarterly - Volume 36, Number 3 - December 2014
The cover story for Quarterly Volume 36 Number 3 describes the history of the Gilliland gravestones and resetting in Clements Cemetery. The photo
to the right are the stones after they have been reset. To see a larger image, click on the photo or caption!
The Quarterly also has records of the John Gilliland family. Karla Gerdes researched the Gilliland family members on the gravestones and wrote about the Champaign County records starting on page 76. The first record transcribed is pages 292 and 293 of the Champaign County Deed Record Book A. The deed conveys land from Robert Trickel to John Gilliland.
Champaign County Deed Book A. Click on the page number to see a pdf of the page.
CCGS Quarterly - Volume 35, Number 2 - September 2013
Anna Etta Busey Cruser, Thomas H. Trevett, and Anna May Lindley Nelson each kept a diary. The diaries reflect the author’s personality and document life events in the author’s own hand.
Click on the image to see a larger image of the diary.
Anna Etta Busey Cruser Diary
Pages from July 1948
Thomas H. Trevett Diaries
Anna May Lindley Nelson Diary
Pages from the 1870s
CCGS Quarterly - Volume 35, Number 1 - June 2013
Elisabeth [Elizabeth] Bamberger Block Autograph Album
Click on the underlined page title or page numbers to see a larger image of the autograph album.
The following 3 images are album covers mentioned in the Quarterly. The Benefield and Cunningham autograph albums are in the special collections at the Champaign County Historical Archives in the Urbana Free Library. The Oscar Hall and Elisabeth Bamberger albums belong to Carol Erb.