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"Our purpose is to encourage the science of genealogy, to help others gather genealogical information, to preserve, and publish material of historical and genealogical nature, all for educational purposes."
PROGRAMS FOR 2014:
Meetings are held at 1:30p.m. second floor Meeting Room at the Kewanee Public Library unless otherwise noted. Everyone is welcome, elevator at First Street Entrance.
HCGS Programs for 2014
July 28 – Larry Lock Kewanee 100 years ago.
Larry Lock, president of the Kewanee Historical Society, will present a power-point program on Kewanee 100 years ago. It will include pictures of what Kewanee looked like on the eve of World War I and commentary on important events, including population growth through annexation of territory in 1910, the adoption of the commission form of government in 1911, and the prohibition of the sale of alcoholic beverages in the city in 1914 through a popular referendum.
August – David Peterson-Swedish ME Church of Galva
September – Ron Wallace-Early Surveying of Henry County
October –Floyd Ham
November - TBA
SEE YOU AT THE MEETING