Gleanings from "The Kinmundy Express"

Newspaper gleanings from our Hometown Newspaper

(Oct. 1904 - 1959)


 

CEMETERIES

Photos &  Plats of local Cemeteries

 

CHURCHES

Photos & Histories of churches in Alma, Foster, Kinmundy & Omega townships

 

HOMETOWN PLACES

Historical Photos of area Businesses, Residences, Fires, Railroad & Depots, Parks & Lakes, plus Histories our area Towns & Townships

 

NEIGHBORS & FAMILY

Photos of Families, Clubs/Organizations,   Soldiers & Veterans, Kinmundy Centennial & Sesquicentennial, Homecoming & Parades, Farming, Bob Ford portraits from the 1960s-70s

 

MEMORIES & STORIES

Area Neighbors write about Growing Up and Living in the Kinmundy-Alma area

 

SCHOOLS

Photos & Histories of Kinmundy & Alma area schools including complete yearbook listings and pictures from the one-room schoolhouses

 

 

INGRAM'S PIONEER LOG CABIN VILLAGE

All about Kinmundy's own Pioneer Village, this includes historical articles and photos



NEWSPAPERS


SURNAMES


Links to other Kinmundy-Alma area websites

 

 

HOMETOWN  PLACES

Historical photos of  area Businesses, Residences, Fires, Railroad & Depots, Parks & Lakes,

plus Histories of our Towns and Townships 

We are looking for photos of people and/or places from around Kinmundy & Alma.  Can you help?  Or maybe you have stories or memories from the "Good Old Days"?  What do YOU remember?

The Kinmundy Historical Society would be honored to preserve your memories and stories.  We also have the equipment to scan (or copy) your photos so that they may be enjoyed now as well as for generations yet to come! 

We would love to hear from you!  For more information, please contact:         

Dolores (Ford) Mobley – Dolores@ford-mobley.com

           208 Joan Dr.; Divernon, IL  62530; (217) 625-7527

             or

         Gladys (Corrie) See – gsee49@yahoo.com

                           408 S. Washington St.; Kinmundy, IL 62854; (618) 547-7731

          We also welcome any additions or corrections to photo identification and histories!



RAILROADS thru Kinmundy-Alma

 

 

 Trains and Depots of Kinmundy, Alma and Brubaker

 

 

 



 

ALMA and

ALMA TOWNSHIP


 

 

 Photos of Alma Residences

 

 

 


 

 

1923 Marion County Fair held in Alma

 

 

 



 

BRUBAKER

 Photos and Historical Articles about Brubaker

 



 

FOSTER TOWNSHIP

   

 

 

 

 

 

Foster Township Historical Articles and Photos and  from around Brubaker

 



 

KINMUNDY and KINMUNDY TOWNSHIP

Kinmundy Businesses

Photo Book #1 (late 1800's - early 1900's)          

Photo Book #2 (early 1900's - 2000's)


 

Histories and Newspaper Articles from around Kinmundy and Kinmundy township

 

 


 

 


 Residences from around Kinmundy

 Book #1 Book #2 Book #3

 

 

 

 


Kinmundy-Alma Fire Protection District Webpage

(includes history)

 

 

MEACHAM TOWNSHIP

                                                        

Histories from around Meacham Township

                              



 

OMEGA and

OMEGA TOWNSHIP

 

Histories from around Omega and Omega township

 

 

                

 Omega Businesses

 

 


 

    



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We welcome your suggestions, submissions, or any additions & corrections you can help us with!

You can contact us at Dolores@ford-mobley.com      

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(Information and photos on this site are not to be used for any commercial purpose. 

It is free for the enjoyment and research of community and family information.)