State of Illinois and Cass County, Illinois Research Aids
Cass County Historical and Genealogical Society
109 S. Front St., Virginia, IL 217-452-7977
Our office will close the last of November until Spring. If you want to do some research at the office, someone will be available
at other times by calling Carol Orwig at 217-473-9080 or
217-473-9080. We will still answer all emails at the office - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Email: Cass County Historical and Genealogical Society
Cass County Courthouse
Virginia, IL 62691
HOURS: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 p.m.
Virginia Memorial Public Library
100 North Main Stree, Virginia, Illinois 62691
Phone 217 452-3846, Fax 217 452-3846
HOURS: Tues. & Wed. Noon-8 p.m.,
Fri. 9 a.m.-5 pm., Sat. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Email: Virginia Memorial Public Library
Ashland Public Library
125 W. Editor, Ashland, Illinois 62612
Phone 217 476-3417, Fax 217 476-8076
HOURS: Mon. & Wed. 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Tues. & Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Fridays 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturdays 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Email: Ashland Public Library
Beardstown Houston Memorial Library
13 Boulevard Road Beardstown, Illinois 62618-8119
Phone 217 323-4204, Fax 217 323-4217
Email: Beardstown Houston Memorial Library
Illinois State Archives
Margaret Cross Norton Bldg. Springfield, IL
HOURS: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.;
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
112 North Sixth Street Springfield, IL
HOURS: Mon, Tues, Thurs and Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.,
Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Sunday: Closed
Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)
Brookens Library, Lib 144
P.O. Box 19243 University of Illinois Springfield
Springfield, IL 62694 Phone 217 786-6520
HOURS: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.,
Closed holidays when the University is closed.
Email: Illinois Region Archives Depository (IRAD)
Illinois State Vital Records
605 West Jefferson Street, Springfield, IL 62702-5097
Phone 217 782-6553 or 800 547-0466, Fax 217 523-2648
Email: Illinois State Vital Records
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