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`KINDLE ↽ Pioneers of Civilization in Illinois ↹ Excerpt From Pioneers Of Civilization In Illinois An AddressIn This Frontier State There Were Living In 1820 Some 54, 000 Whites And About 1500 Negroes, Chie Y Indented Servants Or Slaves, A Total Somewhat Less Than The Population Of Peoria In 1900 Nearly All Of Them Lived In The Southern Third Of The Present State In 1818 The Three Northern Counties Were Madison, Bond, And Crawford, Each Of Which Extended Northward To The State Line Crawford County, Covering The Whole Northeastern Section Of The State And Including Than Thirty Of Our Present Counties, Had, In 1818 Less Than 1000 White Inhabitants Even In Southern Illinois The Course Of Settlement Clung Pretty Closely To The Mississippi On The One Side And The Ohio And Wabash On The Other, Leav Ing Sparsely Settled Interior Counties Where One Might Travel For Days Through Almost Unbroken Wilderness.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.