Mount Pulaski Township Historical Museum
 & Genealogical Research Center

104 E. Cooke St.  Mt. Pulaski, IL 62548
(217) 792-3719

< click above for the history of our museum >


2013 Meeting Dates & Times


MPTHS Museum
Current Looks
MPTHS Museum
Before & After Photos


Visit the Mt Pulaski Township
Historical Society Museum
& Genealogy Research Center

&
the famous IL. Historical Site:
~ Mt. Pulaski Courthouse ~
Where A. Lincoln & Judge David Davis
walked and worked as lawyers on the
IL. 8th Judicial Circuit

[Left & right are museum window displays]

Shelf Sitters on Sale


Museum Hours 
Wednesday - Saturday
Noon
- 4:00 pm

Museum is CLOSED
 during winter months: 
 Dec - Jan - Feb


Open by appointment:

792 -
Darrell Knauer:  5985
Phil Bertoni:  5442
Sue Schaffenacker:  5693
Maxine Downing: 5758


Courthouse Hours
Tuesday - Saturday
 Noon - 4:00 pm


MPTHS Museum
Current Looks
MPTHS Museum
Before & After Photos
 

 

 

 

 




Mt. Pulaski Township Historical Society
 President:  Sue Shaffenacker sueeddie@frontier.com
Secretary:  Joyce Maxheimer j.max@frontiernet.net
Treasurer:  Tom Stephens waygate2us@yahoo.com
Membership:  Gini Bertoni ginibertoni@frontiernet.net
Publicity:  Phil Bertoni inotreb@frontiernet.net
Curator:  Maxine Downing mphistorian@yahoo.com

Mt.  Pulaski 
Historical  Museum
&
Research Center


South Side of the Square

Museum Phone:  
(217) 792 - 3719


Courthouse Director:  
Wallace Kautz 
(217) 792 - 5430



MP Welcome Sign
Rt. 121 & McDonald St.


A Looking for Lincoln Committee Project


Mt. Pulaski Historical
Society Meetings
:

Last Monday of each month 6:30 pm

[May's meeting is on Monday
 preceding Memorial Day]

Mt. Pulaski Township
Society Historical Museum
[south side of square]

All are welcomed!


 


Early Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by Elizabeth Lushbaugh Capps


History of Mount Pulaski 1911 by Judge William Stringer

History of Logan County 1911 by Judge William Stringer

Mount Pulaski in Logan County, Illinois

Logan County History and Information
County History | Court Records | Vital Records | CENSUS Records | TAX Records | Military Records | Church & Cemetery |
Maps & Atlases | Genealogy Addresses | Genealogy Related Sites | Submit a Website or Report Incorrect Information


Mt. Pulaski Historical Museum Top-Floors Dedication - Sept. 8, 2005
Dr. Richard Norton Smith gives Dedication Speech

bio of Mr. Richard Norton Smith 
Executive Director of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

newMt. Pulaski Museum  Military Cabinet Dedication - Sept. 2007

Illinois National Bank Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

2nd Annual Vintage Style Show

new Soldier's Invention on Display at the Smithsonian Institution


Mt Pulaski Historical Museum Undergoing an Extensive Restoration . . . needs funds for an elevator  


                                       Early Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by Elizabeth Lushbaugh Capps

                                                                          Mount Pulaski History


Mt. Pulaski Courthouse ... where Abraham Lincoln Practiced Law ...

   

Mt. Pulaski Courthouse 
... where Abraham Lincoln Practiced Law ...

< Click on above link for information on the Courthouse >