TITLE

McKeon memorial held in Springfield

AUTHOR(S)
Wooten, Amy
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Windy City Times;5/28/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 37, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that state legislators held a memorial to mourn the death of former State Representative Larry McKeon in Springfield, Illinois, on May 20, 2008.
ACCESSION #
32534233

 

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