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South Elgin
Fox River Trolley Museum
361 South LaFox Street
South Elgin IL 60177
Phone 630 665-2581
Alt Phone 847 697-4676
Web Site www.foxtrolley.org
E-mail mailto:info@foxtrolley.org
Description over 20 trolley cars, offering 3 mile trip along the Fox River
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Building Type Transportation
Kind of Activity Train Ride

  South Holland
  South Holland Historical Society
 
16250 Wausau Ave
  South Holland IL  60473  
 
Phone  708 596-2722
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.southholland.org/Attractions/historical.htm
  Description  housed in local library
 
Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  New or Updated:  07/27/2003

  Illinois
  Sparta
  Brown Memorial Museum
 
132 W Broadway St
  Sparta IL  62286   
 
Phone  618 443-6908
  Alt Phone  608 443-3138
  Web Site  *****
  Alt Web  http://www.thesouthern.com/in-house/sp_sections/002/story.php?s=7 
   Description  former city hall holds local military and civilian memorabilia, postcards of                         1904 St Louis Worlds Fair, artwork of Roscoe Misslehorn, gallery in the
  Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Building Type  City Hall
  Collection N-Z  Postcards
  New or Updated:  07/29/2003

Springfield
Springfield Art Association
700 North Fourth Street
Springfield IL 62702
Phone 937 325-4673
Web Site www.spfldmus-of-art.org
Description general arts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts

Illinois
Springfield
Lincolns Great Western Depot
Monroe
Springfield IL 62703
Phone 217 544-8695
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Railroad
Building Type Depot

Springfield
Illinois State Museum
Spring Street
Springfield IL 62706
Phone 217 782-7386
Alt Phone 217 782-7387
Web Site www.museum.state.il.us/
Description 8 million objects of natural and cultural heritage
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History

Illinois
Springfield
Illinois State Military Museum
Camp Lincoln
1301 N Macarthur Blvd
Springfield IL
Phone 217 782-9365
Web Site BROKEN http://mil-museum-il.il-arng.ngb.army.mil/
Alt Web www.outfitters.com/illinois/history/civil/ilmuseum.html
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military

   St Charles
  St Charles Heritage Center
 
215 E Main St
  St Charles IL  60174   
 
Phone  630 584-6967
  Web Site  http://www.stcmuseum.org/
  E-mail  mailto:info@stcmuseum.org
  Description  Type of Resource  Museum
  Primary Focus  Local History
  Research /Reading  Archives
  New or Updated:  07/31/2003 

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