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From: "Carmen DiGiacomo" <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Today's garbage
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2007 17:44:00 -0400
Trash or treasure depending on ones perspective.
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From: "Nan Brennan" <>
Cc: "ChicagoGenealogy" <>; "Brian Donovan"
Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2007 5:24 PM
Subject: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Today's garbage
> Yep, it was in the garbage--laying on top of the dumpster of my
> building when I went to throw out my garbage:
> "Who's Who in Chicago and Illinois" Volume 9 @1950
> 646 pages, at least 7,000 names. Hard bound, Excellent condition.
> Of course, it is not all Irish, but 100s if not a couple thousand
> Irish names.
> This is the Illinois section of the "Marquis National Biographee
> Reference File."
> I imagine some libraries and genealogy groups already have it.
> I'll probably hang on to it for awhile, but suggestions are welcome
> as to it's final depository.
> I'll ask Brian Donovan of IAHC if he would want it for their
> genealogy section.
> I haven't looked yet to see if openarchives has it.
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