- a city in NE Illinois, on Lake Michigan, N of Chicago.
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Bradbury was born August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Ill., and enjoyed a literary career spanning eight decades.Inside Author Ray Bradbury’s FBI File: Was He a Communist Sympathizer?
August 28, 2012
He had named one of the most prominent citizens in Waukegan.
They all scorned Waukegan, which was the first sizable town beyond the Station.Cheerful--By Request
Passed a Chicago wagon broken down at a creek; Hugunin, of Waukegan, belonged to the party.Journal of a Trip to California by the Overland Route Across the Plains in 1850-51
E. S. (Eleazer Stillman) Ingalls
After a brief interview with me, Pinkerton appointed me upon his staff, and on his return from Waukegan, left me in that city.
The fellow had gone northward, and Waukegan was designated as the place where he might probably fetch up.