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  Historic Delavan
Delavan has preserved much of its historic architecture, and unlike many cities in the area it can be easily recognized in a turn of the century photograph.
Delavan's vision is to preserve the past, and incorperated it into a city that can serve the needs of a modern community.
Delavan has many fine examples on display for visitors who are interested in the history of early Illinois.
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 Delavan, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Delavan is a city in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States.
The city of Delavan is governed by a city council consisting of six (6) elected members representing the three geographic wards of the city.
The current mayor of Delavan is Margaret Clayton.
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 City of Delavan Wisconsin - History
Delavan sits in the middle of what was at one time an inland sea.
Delavan's first white settlers arrived in 1836, finding the area to be dense forests with prairies on both the east and west sides with plenty of game available for hunting.
Delavan's strong economy helped to see it through the Great Depression, keeping it a bit less devastating than it was for many areas of the country.
www.ci.delavan.wi.us /history.cfm   (2657 words)

 Village Profile presents Delavan, WI
The Delavan - Delavan Lake Area Chamber of Commerce is organized for the purpose of advancing the local business and economic environment and the cultural and civic welfare of the Greater Delavan area.
Delavan, with a population of over 11,000 (town and city combined) serves as the focal point for thousands of visitors to the area.
Delavan is surprisingly different, with a unique circus history, outstanding recreational and educational facilities, prosperous agricultural, commercial and industrial firms and people genuinely proud of their community.
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 A visit to Delavan, Illinois (IL)
The city of Delavan is located in Tazewell County.
Delavan can be found 39 miles [62 km] to the north of Springfield.
In addition, Delavan is located 22 miles [35 km] to the south of Peoria (IL).
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 The History of Delavan
On January 2, 1838, the town of Delavan was formed in the southwestern quarter of the county.
They found the lush green hillsides, the ample water supply from Delavan Lake, and the rich surrounding soil were perfect for their needs.
By the middle of the 19th century, the nation was continuing its westward expansion, bringing circuses from the east to the young territories in the upper Mississippi Valley.
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 Coldwell Banker Primus Realty - Real estate listings for Chicago, Chicago Suburbs, the Fox River Valley, Southern ...
Surprisingly different, Delavan has a unique circus history, outstanding recreational and educational facilities, prosperous agricultural, commercial and industrial firms and people genuinely proud of their community.
Delavan possesses a cosmopolitan and metropolitan flavor seldom found in smaller cities.
Located in southeastern Wisconsin's fertile Walworth County, Delavan is the economic and social center of this moderately populated area.
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 Delavan Profile | Delavan IL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Delavan, IL, population 1,825, is located in Illinois's Tazewell county, about 22.3 miles from Peoria and 39.8 miles from Springfield.
Through the 90's Delavan's population has grown by about 11%.
It is estimated that in recent years Delavan's population has been declining at an annual rate of less than one percent.
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 Delavan Illinois Resource Guide, City or community of Delavan, Illinois Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, ...
The distance from Delavan to Washington DC is 695 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 41 miles.
Delavan is positioned 40.37 degrees north of the equator and 89.54 degrees west of the prime meridian.
www.usacitiesonline.com /ilcountydelavan.htm   (221 words)

 Delavan, IL - Illinois Florists, buy flowers from your local full service retail flower shops and florist serving ...
Delavan, Illinois Florists have been brought to you by Flower Shop Network, a directory of United States and Canadian florists.
It is vitally important that you provide Delavan, Illinois Florists with accurate, detailed information regarding the name and address of the person to whom you are sending flowers.
When placing an order for Delivery in Delavan, Illinois, it is usually wise to keep the order simple, the less specific you are in your request, the less room for error.
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 ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center
Mary was the agriculture librarian at the University of Illinois from 1918 to 1948.
Campbell served the University of Illinois College of Agriculture as associate dean for resident instruction from 1977 to 1983 and as dean of the college from 1983 to 1988, at which time he was selected to become president of Oklahoma State University.
Jack served Illinois as director of agriculture from 1989 to 1991 and was president of the College Agriculture Alumni Association in 1979 and 1980.
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 City of Delavan Wisconsin - City Employment
Located in southeastern Wisconsin's fertile Walworth County, Delavan is the economic and social center of this moderately populated area.
Delavan is situated at state highway 50 and I-43, which runs between Milwaukee and Beloit and allows access to the federal interstate system.
Milwaukee's Mitchel Field International is 45 minutes from Delavan, Madison's Airport is an hour away, and Chicago's O'Hare International Airport -the world's busiest- is but 90 minutes from the city by car.
ci.delavan.wi.us /mapofdelavan.cfm   (280 words)

 Village Profile presents Delavan, WI
Village Profile presents Delavan, WI Located in southeastern Wisconsin’s fertile Walworth County, Delavan is the economic and social center of this moderately populated area.
Delavan is situated at state highway 50 and I-43, which runs between Milwaukee and Beloit and allows access to the federal interstate system.
Delavan has many quiet neighborhoods along tree-lined streets that are well lit and clean.
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 Delavan Florist | $34.99 Delavan Delivery Florist | Shop Delavan, IL Florists
The population of Delavan is approximately 1,642 (1990).
Flowerhand.com, a Delavan Florist network and division of Regional Direct.com, LLC is a reliable online flower delivery Delavan florist service available in almost every city and town throughout the state of Illinois.
Our Delavan, Illinois florist directory is provided through a strategic partnership with Regional Direct.com, which has established partnerships with the most reliable, customer service-driven area Delavan florist and florists in Illinois, including Delavan, Illinois.
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 Drake/Beagles Family: Eighth Generation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He said to his brother, "Aaron if that tree is on your land and I die while in Illinois I want to be buried in that spot." This tree was a conspicuous land mark and could be seen for many miles in any direction on the surrounding prairie.
Delavan, which was on the stage route from Springfield to Peoria, became our post office from 1840 to 1852.
Darius ORENDORFF was born in Hopedale Twp, Tazewell Co., Illinois 21 Mar 1828.
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 State Board encourages celebration of the arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
As part of Illinois Arts Education Week, ISBE and the Alliance for Arts Education recognized the winner of a jointly sponsored art contest.
The design by April Day Dohrman, a senior at Delavan High School, Delavan, Illinois, was selected for posters celebrating the 22nd Annual Illinois Arts Education Week sent to all public and nonpublic schools.
With adoption of the standards, Illinois and the State Board of Education endorsed arts in our schools as one of seven learning areas that include math, science, social science, physical development, health and foreign languages.
www.isbe.net /news/2004/mar09-04.htm   (359 words)

 Wiekert - desc03 - Generated by Family Ties Deluxe Edition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
She died 1 Jul 1958 in Lincoln, Illinois and was buried in Bethel Cemetery.
She and William were married at the Commercial Hotel in Lincoln, Illinois on 24 December 1895.
She died 18 Apr 1978 in Hartsburg, Illinois and was buried in Hartsburg Cemete, ry.
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 Delavan, Illinois IL, city profile (Tazewell County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Delavan is a city in Tazewell County, in the Peoria metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Delavan was $18,734, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Delavan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $291.
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 Some Large Hinners Organs in Bloomington, Illinois
Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington appears to have had the first four-manual Hinners, installed in 1929 and enlarged in 1935; a second four-manual was build in 1930 for the First Presbyterian Church of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.
On the other end of the scale, Hinners built several two-manual two-rank unit organs as practice instruments for the University of Illinois and for Illinois Wesleyan University The Hinners company seemed to have a fondness for small instruments in a time when many firms were building giant organs.
In about 1961, the Organ Committee of the First Presbyterian Church of Delavan, Illinois, about 40 miles west of Bloomington, was looking for used parts to enlarge their 1912 Hinners organ, opus 1630, a two-manual 13-stop instrument with tubular-pneumatic action.
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 Orbitz: Hotel Details
While you are in the Delavan area, take advantage of the history and culture of the historic downtown area, which has a rich 19th century architectural heritage, with brick streets and unique shopping.
Delavan was the home to hundreds of clowns and circus performers from over 26 circuses who set up their winter quarters in Delavan from 1847 to 1894.
Delavan Lake has nature walks, fishing, sailing, canoeing, swimming, water-skiing, parasailing, ice fishing, ice skating, cross-country skiing and snowmobile trails.
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 Delavan Lakes Veterinary Clinic | Bringing Quality, Compassionate Pet Care to Walworth County, Wisconsin
Each vet is accomplished in their practice and specialize in specific portions of veterinary medicine.
Hartwig and her husband, Scott, are the current owners of Delavan Lakes Veterinary Clinic, which was established in 1979.
Hartwig also volunteers her time and services to Fellow Mortals, a wildlife rehabilitation center and is an official veterinarian for the House Rabbit Society of Wisconsin.
www.delavanlakesvet.com /vets.htm   (202 words)

 Drug Rehab Referrals | Delavan, Illinois Drug Rehab and Addiction Treatment Information
The primary drug threat in the state of Illinois is cocaine and heroin is the second greatest threat to the state.
Developed by the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, MethNet’s purpose is to share information about the methamphetamine crisis in Illinois, and to coordinate the state’s collective efforts to address the crisis.
The number of juveniles incarcerated in Illinois juvenile institutions on June 30, 2004 was 1,603.
www.drugrehabreferral.com /rehab_centers/illinois/delavan   (967 words)

 No. 3-01-0884
During the pendency of the litigation the parties and their agents were under a standing order of the court entered on December 10, 1993, not to encumber any of the property belonging to the parties.
One week later, a jury awarded Fasse 100% of the stock in TCI (which held the beneficial interest in the farm), and pursuant to the verdict the court directed Cassidy to satisfy all outstanding liens on the farm.
Levine admitted he did no independent research on the Illinois Attorneys Lien Act when he testified that he relied only on the fact that his client, an attorney licensed in Illinois, told him that he could file the lien.
www.state.il.us /court/OPINIONS/AppellateCourt/2002/3rdDistrict/August/Html/3010884.htm   (1966 words)

 Delavan, Illinois IL, township profile (Tazewell County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Illinois > All counties > Tazewell County > Delavan
Delavan is a township in Tazewell County, in the Peoria metro area.
Median rent in Delavan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $284.
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It was 160 acres 1 mile west and ½ mile south of Delavan, Illinois.
Tombstones were set in Prairie Rest Cemetery in Delavan, Illinois in the 1960's by William and Jean Day of Danville, Indiana.
He later came to Buffalo, New York, then to San Jose, Illinois which is 5 miles from Delavan, then eventually he moved to Delavan.
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 Pantagraph.com | News | Delavan Guard unit headed to Iraq
DELAVAN -- A Delavan-based Illinois Army National Guard unit is being called to service in the Iraq war, but only for 12 months instead of the usual 18.
This unit is the first in Illinois to be called up under new Army guidelines that reduce deployment time by six months.
Traditionally, such ceremonies are held at the armory in Delavan, she said.
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 Delavan, IL News
The Illinois State Police cited its own policy Wednesday in refusing a request to release documents of a closed criminal investigation.
The National Guard Unit in the Central Illinois town of Delavan is readying for deployment to Iraq.
After 15 teenagers in Tazewell County, Illinois, died in drunk-driving related traffic accidents in 2005-2006, the state police and concerned citizens decided something more should be done to curb teen drinking...
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 Alan Harris - Bio and Web Sites Designed
Linda Jenkins (from Delavan, Illinois) and I were married in 1966.
Illinois Suicide Prevention is an organization of people who are deeply concerned about the high rate of suicide in Illinois and nationally.
The Illinois State Poetry Society was chartered in 1991 to encourage the crafting and enjoyment of poetry in Illinois, and it is actively working at its mandate.
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 Day_Samuel_Text   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This is written in the Delavan Newspaper of 1879 and is also mentioned in an old history of Tazewell County.
His last visit to Delavan to see his father was in the fall of 1896 when his stepmother had died.
They lived on their farm outside Delavan for several years, then sold it and bought a farm outside Canton, Illinois.
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 Illinois.gov - Illinois Government News Network (IGNN) - Search the News Results
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois First Lady Lura Lynn Ryan today announced that an original deed written in 1845 by Abraham Lincoln for a piece of property in Springfield has been donated to the Illinois State Historical Library.
The donation was made by 93-year-old Glenn W. Allen of Delavan, Illinois and his 96-year-old sister Dorothy C. Allen of Peoria, great-grandchildren of the man who bought the property in 1845.
Lincoln and DuBois served as Whigs in the Illinois General Assembly, and in 1856 Lincoln recommended DuBois for Illinois State Auditor, a position he held for eight years.
www.illinois.gov /PressReleases/ShowPressRelease.cfm?SubjectID=1&RecNum=1755   (360 words)

 B. G. Scriven
Schuyler Scriven, father of the Lucas mayor, was born at Hoosick Falls, New York, in 1813, and in early manhood moved out to Illinois and located at Groveland, where he married and where he followed farming and various business enterprises for many years.
May Frances, the oldest, is the wife of Norman Sunderland, a retired farmer at Delavan, Illinois.
Scriven was born in Groveland, Illinois, June 3, 1848.
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