The 2017 Annual Illinois History Awards were presented on Saturday, April 22 in conjunction with the closing ceremonies of the Illinois State Historical Society’s annual Illinois History Symposium, “1917, Year of Turmoil: War and Suffrage.” The Symposium and annual Awards Luncheon were held in the Trutter Center on the beautiful campus of Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield.
Women's roles in Illinois during World War I: April 13, Macomb
Sponsored by the Friends of the Macomb Public Library
A directory of Illinois events commemorating the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I
Society offers exquisite Prairie Lawyer photograph to Illinois county courthouses
Every Illinois courthouse needs a superior photograph of Abraham Lincoln, not as the 16h President, but as he looked when an Illinois lawyer. This handsome canvas portrait, made from the original glass-plate positive images owned by the Illinois State Historical Society, will turn heads and hearts.