Plans are progressing well for The Legends of Lincoln Antique Show and Genealogy Fair, sponsored by the Looking for Lincoln in Pike County Community Working Group. The Antique Show will feature a gathering of Early American Antiques offered for sale by a variety of dealers from around the country & an antique appraisal fair. It will be held at the former JDL building #2 in Pittsfield. The Genealogy and History Fair will be held at Pittsfield First Baptist Church, 104 S. Memorial in Pittsfield. The Genealogy Fair is intended for people looking for help with Pike County genealogy research as well those looking to learn more about how to get started searching their family linage.
Friday April 24th 4 – 8 pm
Saturday, April 25th , 9 am – 4 pm
In the Pittsfield, IL Industrial Plaza ( JDL building #2)
One mile north of Pittsfield, IL on US Hwy 54
or 3 miles south of I-72 exit 35.
Genealogy and History Fair
Friday, April 24th 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday, April 25th 10 am to 4 pm
Pittsfield First Baptist Church
104 S. Memorial, Pittsfield, IL 62363
The Antique Show features a gathering of Early American Antiques.
Reminisce through collections of 1800 –early 1900’s keepings from the past.
Find many unique treasures among the offerings of early American antiques & vintage décor, by a variety of antique dealers from around the country.
This event will also include an antique appraisal fair by experienced appraisers.
The Genealogy and History Fairs will be in downtown Pittsfield. Genealogy research will be provided by
Genealogists and Pike County Historians. Explore our area’s
Legends of Lincoln, and the history of Pike County and its families. Discover the
lineage of your family’s historical journey through Pike County.
While you’re here, enjoy a tour of our Lincoln Talking Houses and the architecture
of area historical buildings. Stay in one of our unique lodging establishments, and enjoy a variety of
unique shops and restaurants while visiting
Pittsfield, one of “Lincoln’s favorite towns”.
Like this event on Facebook or for more information contact:
Antique Show: Jill Collard (217)-285-4890
Genealogy Info & Fair: Alice Cripe (217) 833-2310
Looking for Lincoln Information: Kathy Zimmerman (217) 285-6995
General info: Kaye Iftner (217) 285-2971