KEWANEE , acity of
See also:Illinois, U.S.A., in the N . W.
See also:part of the state, about 55 M . N. by W. of
See also:Peoria . Pop . (1900), 8382, of whom 2006 were
See also:born; (1910
See also:census), 9307 . It is served by the Chicago
See also:Burlington & Quincy railroad and by the
See also:Galesburg & Kewanee Electric railway . Among its manufactures are foundry and machine-
See also:shop products, boilers, carriages and wagons, agricultural implements,
See also:pipe and fittings, working-men's gloves, &c . In 1905 the
See also:total factory product was valued at $6,729,381, or 6r.5% more than in 1900 . Kewanee was settled in 1836 by
See also:people from
See also:Connecticut, and was first chartered as a city in 1897 .
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