This past fall has been a busy time in the museum’s storage area as the museum’s volunteers work to document a recent donation of local...

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Collection News


The December Artifact of the Month at the Western Illinois Museum is the wonderful collection of Holiday greeting cards and postcards which have been ...

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Holiday Greetings


Tools of the Trade is a look back to a time when McDonough County was being developed into the communities we know today.  Considering the efforts an...

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Tools of the Trade