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Roxana
Wood River Refinery History Museum
Highway 111
PO Box 76
Roxana IL 62084
Phone 618 255-3718
Web Site http://www.wrrhm.org/
E-mail mailto:museum@wrrhm.org
Description history of Wood River Refinery from 1917 to present
Type of Resource Museum
Industry /Profession Oil
Last changed: 10/12/2002

Rushville
Schuyler County Historical Jail Museum and Genealogy
200 South Congress
Rushville IL 62681
Phone 217 322-6975
Web Site http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilschuyl/SchuylerCountyHistoricalJail.html
Alt Web http://www.iltrails.org/Schuyler/historicalsociety.html
Description local history and records in historic building - mostly genealogy oriented
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Jail
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1857

  Illinois
 
Sandwich
  Wagner Memorial Museum
 
RR 1, Wagner Road, Box 122
  Sandwich IL 60548    
  Phone  630 552-8974
  Web Site  *****
  Description
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  New or Updated:  07/26/2003 

  Sandwich
  Stone Mill Museum
 
Railroad & Lafayette
  Sandwich IL
  Phone  815 786-2092
 
Alt Phone  815 786-7936
 
Web Site  http://63.175.9.50/stonemill/default.htm
  Description  Steam powered mill now houses local memorabilia
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Building Type  Mill
  Collection N-Z  Tools
  Era  1856
  Owner/Operator:  Sandwich Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003 

Illinois
Schaumburg
Volkening Heritage Farm - Spring Valley
Plum Grove Road
mail: 234 E Beech Drive Schaumburg 60913

Schaumburg IL
Phone 847 985-2100
Alt Phone 847 095-2115
Web Site http://www.parkfun.com/volkhtgfm.html
E-mail mailto:info@parkfun.com
Description costumed interpreters invite you to participate in daily activities of German farm of the 1880s
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Group Identity German
Era 1880
 

  Sheffield

  Sheffield Historical Society Museum

  Cook & Washington

  Sheffield  IL   61361    

  Phone   815 454-2788

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.bureaucounty-il.com/bchist.htm

  Description  two story, twelve room museum with military, costume, school, medical and

                    art displays

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:   8/28/2004

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