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600 North Division Street
Carterville, IL 62918
(618) 985-3298
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The Anne West Lindsey District Library offers a community room, children's area, media center with public computers and Wi-Fi connectivity, a genealogy/local history room, spacious collection areas and a convenient parking area available during all...
139 South Division Street
Carterville, IL 62918
(618) 203-6008
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Opened in June 2011, the Carterville Heritage Museum is a beautifully renovated building showcasing architectural detail of former 1924 high school, hundreds of photo and memorabilia. It also serves as a gift shop, offering nostalgic, custom...
South Division Street
Carterville, IL 62918
(618) 203-6008
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Located Downtown next to the Carterville Heritage Museum. Dedicated on 11-11-11, Veterans Day, the memorial features plaques citing the names of WWI and WWII veterans on one side and other wars featured on the opposite side.
100 North 14th Street
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-6166
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In the late eighteen hundreds there were several mines in the locale that accounted for the livelihood of the residents. There were many thriving communities that were totally dependent on the mines. Now there is a Memorial to honor all miners. ...
Park Avenue and Adams Street
Herrin, IL 62948
(618) 942-6166
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A World War I memorial stature, "The Spirit of The American Dough Boy" was dedicated on September 6, 1927 following its acquisition through a project sponsored jointly by the local American Legion and VFW Posts. The solider is forever immortalized...