201-249 South Jackson Street
McLeansboro, IL 62859
The mural is located in the Post Office lobby, and was painted by American Artist Dorothea Mierisch. It commemorates the first official airmail flight that took place in McLeansboro September 26, 1912.
Opened in June 2011, the Carterville Heritage Museum is a beautifully renovated building showcasing architectural detail of former 1924 high school, hundreds of photo and memorabilia. It also serves as a gift shop, offering nostalgic, custom...
Located Downtown next to the Carterville Heritage Museum. Dedicated on 11-11-11, Veterans Day, the memorial features plaques citing the names of WWI and WWII veterans on one side and other wars featured on the opposite side.
The company was created to provide quality historical and cultural tours, along with engaging events, showcasing Southern Illinois destinations. We focus on groundbreaking tours featuring famous characters, histories and stories such as the Herrin...