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Alton, Illinois (History)

Pictures of Alton, Illinois through the years that I have collected.

Alton, Illinois (History)

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History of the Main Street United Methodist Church, Alton, IL

Eugene Price. Chauffeur for the Levis family of Alton, IL. He organized a "colored" company of 60 men, who later fought in WWI.

Madison County ILGenWeb - World War I - African/American Contributions and Stories


The historic McPike Mansion - a photo on Flickriver

The Piasa Bird continues to be a legend along the Mississippi River bluffs near Alton.     Alton Township Supervisor and a local histor

Explore The River Bend: The Legend of the Piasa Bird - Articles |

It's a painting that's hard to miss along the Great River Road, and Marlene Shockley wants to know the story behind it.

Hey Heidi: The legend of the Piasa bird

Alton, Illinois, Riverfront, 1861.

Alton, Illinois - 1861.

Upper Alton Pres,Church Lovejoy 1st pastor

The Laundry of John Stork - 2517 College Ave. - Upper Alton, Illinois

Senator Edmond Beall Home - Alton, IL

Down town Alton, Illinois

Alton High School's Pit parking area, before it was paved, and before the annex was built. in 1937.

The Great River Road. A beautiful drive along the Mississippi.

Alton Illinois Mary Pickford, Motion Picture Actress, being greeted at the St.Louis Airport by Robert Wadlow, the world’s tallest man, 1938.

Alton, IL

Alton, IL.

Downtown 3rd st Alton IL

Alton IL

Downtown Alton, Illinois

Alton, IL this morning.

Along the river at Alton, IL

Alton, IL Bridge

Eagle Watching in Alton, IL #travel

Alton, Illinois

Picnic on the Bluffs in Alton IL