The St. Clair County Historical Society operates historic museums, the Victorian Home-Museum, a Greek Revival home built in 1866, and the Emma Kunz Home Museum, a classic example of the German street house circa 1830. Holdings, (1814- ), chiefly relate to St. Clair County and Belleville in particular. Some of the more important groups of material include St. Clair County atlases, (1874-1927), and the oldest land ownership map of thearea, (1863); Scott Air Force Base complete written and pictorial history, (1914-1950); Illinois Historical collections,(1778-1826), 3 linear feet; City of Belleville Directories,(1868-1968); area family histories, (late 1800's- ); and the Memoirs of Gustave Koerner, (1709-1896), 2 volumes, which focus upon the German settlements in the St. Clair County area.
660 Main Street, PO Box 376
Osceola MO 64776
Phone: (417) 876-3925
Categories: Genealogy, Library, Local History