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ISM Route 66 collecting initiative

Illinois State Museum Launches Route 66 Collecting Initiative

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Illinois State Museum (ISM) announces its Route 66 collecting initiative focused on expanding the Museum’s holdings ...
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Edwardsville Tornados

Edwardsville honors those who died in December 10th tornado. How you can help with relief funding.

City of Edwardsville Memorial Ceremony, December 17, 2021. Photo credit: St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The Route 66 community of Edwardsville, Illinois ...
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Shelbyville Chautauqua

2022 Most Endangered Historic Places in Illinois Nominations

Nominations are due January 10, 2022 for Landmarks Illinois' 2022 Most Endangered Historic Places in Illinois. Over the years, a ...
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Capital City Fishing

Santa Calls for Help Choosing Post-Holiday Fishing Destination

A worldwide vote will now determine Santa’s whereabouts on December 27 SPRINGFIELD, IL (December 9, 2021) - Springfield competes to be ...
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