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Introduction ILLINOIS IS... 1. Geography CROSSROADS OF AMERICA Flatlands, Forests and Canyons Taming the Waters Seasons Come and Go 2. History ILLINOIS IN THE MAKING Mound-Builders The Illiniwek Statehood Black Hawk War A Land Divided "Chicago Shall Rise Again" Song: "El-A-Noy" 3. Government and Economy POWER, JOBS, AND MONEY Inside Government The Chicago Machine and Downstate Illinois and the Nation Laws for Kids Illinoisans at Work Recipe: Pumpkin Delights A Changing Economy Protecting the Environment 4. People EVERYDAY ILLINOISANS Populations Throughout the State Black Communities Religions Schools 5. Achievements THE BEST AND THE BRIGHTEST Music Funny People Architecture Sports Great Adventures in Science, Engineering, and the Imagination 6. Landmarks ILLINOIS HIGHLIGHTS Chicago Northern Illinois Central Illinois Southern Illinois STATE SURVEY FIND OUT MORE INDEX
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Illinois Juvenile literature, Illinois