Illinois

From This Might Be A Wiki

song name Illinois
artist John Linnell
releases State Songs, TMBG Clock Radio
year 1999
first played December 11, 1999 (1 known performances)
run time 1:23
sung by Note.svg Instrumental


Trivia/Info

  • From the State Songs liner notes:
In 1818 the Prairie State became the 21st state admitted to the Union, and in 1875 my great-grandfather Josiah Linnell brought his family there to establish a homestead where he could grow fruit for the Chicago market. He now has descendants in all 50 of the United States. The Official State Flower of the "Land of Lincoln" is the Butterfly Violet.

Song Themes

US States

Videos

Current Rating

You must be logged in to rate this. You can either login (if you have a userid) or create an account with us today.

Illinois is currently ranked #483 out of 845. (26 wikians have given it an average rating of 8.00)