Streatorland Historical Society Museum
Posted by: timcoplin
N 41° 07.050 W 088° 49.889
16T E 346239 N 4553417
Quick Description: Localized history of Streator, IL.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 8/18/2006 8:56:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMMMF
All things Streator; from economic history to rail transportation to and through the area. Collections on local historical figures such as Clyed Tombaugh (discovered the planet Pluto), Clarence Mulford (wrote the Hop-a-long Cassidy series of fiction), George "Honey Boy" Evans (minstrel and composer), etc. Don't forget to look into our Seasame Street connection, as well as our contribution to the frozen dairy world; Baskin-n-Robins. There is a nice Burlington Norther Railway Caboose on the property filled with local rail history.
306 South Vermillion Street
Food Court: no
Gift Shop: yes
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Museum Size: Small
Cost: Not Listed
Relevant Web Site: Not listed
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