Bureau Co ILGenWeb Project-Genealogical and Historical Societies
Genealogical and Historical Societies
County Historical Society Museum and Research Library
109 Park Ave. W., Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: (815) 875-2184
Hours: 1:00 - 5:00 Wed-Sunday ( call to verify)
Fee: Donation Requested
Civil War Journals
Selected City Directories
Selected Telephone directories
Family History Books
Historical Information on Bureau County.
H. W. Immke Collection of photographic plates 1868-1923.
Pictures of most Bureau County Pioneers
Search: $1.00 per name or $5.00 per surname.
Prints: $15.00, extra copy of the same $10.00 plus tax and handling.
(Prices subject to change - check with the Society.)
Bureau County Genealogical
Society - BCGS
629 S. Main St.
Princeton, IL 61356-2012
Cemetery Records for 100+ Cemeteries with a Master Cemetery Index
Marriage & Divorce Indexes
Funeral Home Records
County Farm/Home Records
Newspapers on microfilm
County & Town Histories
Lovejoy Homestead: A National Historic Landmark
A Stop on the Underground Railroad
An admission fee is charged.
Open: May - September (April and October by appointment only)
Friday, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Note that appointments for other times may be made
The Colton Schoolhouse (1850-1945) has also been moved to this location
and is part of the tour.
Neponset Township Historical Society and Museum
genealogical information and some displays
Society and Museum
Corner of Cook and Washington
Sheffield IL 61361-0103
Nov. thru May 10:30- 4 Tues. & Fri.,
11-4 Sat., 12-4 Sun.
June thru Oct. 12-4 Tues. thru Sun
Wyanet Historical Society and Museum
Main St, Wyanet IL
housed in the oldest original building in Wyanet
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