Eastern Illinois University Logo
Localities |

On the Home Front: Bibliography


Eastern Illinois University

Charleston, Illinois


Coles County



Additional Resources

The Charleston Daily Courier.  December 1941- June 1945.

The Daily Journal Gazette (Mattoon).  December 1941- June 1945.

Lingeman, Richard R.  Don’t You Know There’s A War On?: The American Home Front, 1941-1945.  New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1970.

Watters, Mary.  Illinois in the Second World War.  Vol. I.  Operation Home Front.  Springfield, Illinois: Illinois State Historical Library, 1951.

Zwicky, John F.  A State at War: The Home Front in Illinois During the Second World War (dissertation).  Michigan: University Microfilms International, 1990.


For additional information, consult your local library.


Charleston Public Library                      Mattoon Public Library