Spring 2017

Lincoln Had a Strong Connection in Edgar County Good news for local historians and amateur Lincoln scholars in Paris and Edgar County arrived a few weeks ago. The State of Illinois Looking forLincoln (LFL) coalition and organization in Springfield, Illinois recognized us as an official LFL site. This came as…

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Winter 2016

The Edgar County Historical Society was reorganized in 1969, and since that time, has had many faithful volunteers. These volunteers are, and have been, residents of Edgar County who are grateful for their heritage, want to share their love and passion for the history of Edgar County, and desire to…

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