Neil Dahlstrom

From Illinois Authors
Jump to: navigation, search

General Information

Dahlstrom Neil.jpg
Name: Neil Dahlstrom

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: 1976

Place of Birth: Moline, Illinois



Illinois Connection

Dahlstrom was born and raised in East Moline, Illinois. Today he resides in Moline. He studied history, classics and art at Monmouth College (IL), and received an MA in Historical Administration from Eastern Illinois University.

Biographical and Professional Information

Illinois Humanities Council Road Scholar Speakers Bureau, 2007-2009

Chair, Corporate History Affinity Group, American Association for State and Local History (AASLH), 2006-2008

Select Articles

“Rock Island Prison, 1863-1865: Andersonville of the North Dispelled,” Journal of Illinois History, Vol. 4, Winter 2001, 291-306.

“Dilemmas of a Corporate Historian," History News: The Magazine of the American Association for State and Local History, Autumn 2005, Volume 60, No. 4, 12-15.

“Abraham Lincoln and the Press,” The Lincoln Newsletter: A Publication of the Lincoln College Museum, Volume XXV, Number 2, Summer 2006.

Professional Affiliations

Moline Preservation Society (MPS),Society of American Archivists (SAA), Midwest Archives Conference (MAC), American Association for State and Local History (AASLH), Academy of Certified Archivists (ACA)

Published Works

  • The John Deere Story: A Biography Of Plowmakers John & Charles Deere, Northern Illinois University Press, 2005
  • Lincoln's Wrath: Fierce Mobs, Brilliant Scoundrels, and a President's Mission to Destroy the Press, Sourcebooks Inc., 2005

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The John Deere Story: A Biography of Plowmakers John and Charles Deere

ISBN: 0875803369
Release Date: 2005-03-31

Find on World Cat

Lincoln's Wrath

ISBN: 1402203985
Release Date: 2005-11-01

Find on World Cat

Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

External Links

Neil Dahlstrom on WorldCat

Neil Dahlstrom on Amazon


This page can only be edited by Illinois Center for the Book staff, this author or this author's representatives. Please contact us for access.