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
- 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
Secretary:  Joyce Maxheimer
Treasurer:  Tom Stephens
Membership:  Gini Bertoni
Publicity:  Phil Bertoni
Curator:  Maxine Downing

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 >