All posts tagged "history"
One-Room School in Jefferson County Takes Kids Back in Time
Take a look inside a one-room school, where modern-day students can get a glimpse of education in the...
10 Illinois Sites Added to the National Register of Historic Places
Promontory Point, Chicago Promontory Point, a man-made peninsula that juts out into Lake Michigan from Chicago’s Burnham Park,...
Celebrating the Bicentennial: Milestones in Illinois History
Check out some important milestones in Illinois history while celebrating the state's bicentennial this year.
Illinois Celebrates 200 Years in the Making
Illinois bicentennial includes parties, projects and more all year long.
An Illinois Christmas
Order a copy of "Christmas in Illinois," a nostalgic collection of memoirs about the holiday season.
Celebrate the Nation’s Birthday at Frontier Days in Arlington Heights
Honor the nation's birthday with great food, carnival rides, sporting events and a parade at Frontier Days in...
Farm Technology Progresses From Horses to Hands-Free
Farmers honor agricultural heritage while evolving with new technology.
New Philadelphia: Fertile Ground for Freedom
New Philadelphia remembered as an inspiring part of national history.
Video: McLean County Museum of History
Go back in time at the McLean County Museum of History in Illinois.
Travel Illinois: Springfield
If Springfield isn’t already on your list of American cities to visit in your lifetime, it should be.