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David Whittingham

Born: 1968 in Evanston, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: David now lives in Chicago.

Biography: David is the son of author and historian Richard Whittingham. He grew up in Wilmette IL and received his bachelors degree from DePaul University. He currently works at the Des Plaines Public Library.


Primary Literary Genre(s): History; Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

David Whittingham on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Des Plaines /
ISBN: 0738594474 OCLC: 812015684

The Images of America series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns, and cities across the country. Using archival photographs, each title presents the distinctive stories from the past that shape the character of the community today.