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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Harry Porter  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: 1935 in Bement, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Harry Porter was born and raised on a farm just south of Bement. He Graduated from Bement High School. He attended both Eastern Illinois University and Parkland College.

Biographical and Professional Information

Harry was a Country Companies Insurance Agent for 38 years before retiring in 1999.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Barns of Illinois: A Pictorial History
ISBN: 1578642051

Walsworth Pub Co. 2003


Awards

-- Harry was honored at the 2005 Illinois Authors Book Fair sponsored by the Illinois Center for the Book and the Illinois State Library in Springfield, Illinois.