Illinois Farmer

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Illinois Farmer
TypeMonthly newspaper
Owner(s)Bailhache and Baker
HeadquartersSpringfield, Illinois

Illinois Farmer was a monthly farming newspaper started in the early 1856 and edited by S. Francis in Springfield, Illinois.[1] and continued to sometime around 1863.[2] It was considered under the "umbrella" of Farm, Field, and Fireside newspapers. Its masthead proclaimed that the newspaper was devoted to the farm, the orchard, and the garden. It was published by Bailhache and Baker. Its editor was M.L. Dunlap[3]


  1. ^ "Illinois Farmer". Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  2. ^ Scott, Frank William. Newspapers and Periodicals of Illinois, 1814-1879. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Hon. M.L. Dunlap". Illinois Ancestors. Retrieved 27 October 2014.

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