Logan County Genealogical and
Historical Society hosting fundraiser sale this weekend
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[September 21, 2022]
A limited number of original poster board
architectural drawings entitled, “Lincoln’s Beauties,” featuring
many of Lincoln’s unique homes, will be for sale during the Logan
County Genealogical & Historical Society’s fall Garage Sale this
weekend on Friday and Saturday.
Other featured items include a copy of the 1982 Logan County
History, a collection of Abraham Lincoln and other presidential
items, collectible postcards, including Smokey the Bear and George
Washington Crossing the Delaware, University of Illinois
memorabilia, and collections of contemporary pin-on buttons and
Copies of the Lincoln Centennial issue of the Lincoln Courier will
be available along with newspapers headlining the Moon Landing,
presidential deaths, and other notable occurrences.
Furniture will include shelving units, chairs, and end tables. An
old wooden box telephone along with a Rotary Dial phone have been
added to the sale.
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Among several pictures being offered is a print of the Logan
County Fair grandstand harness races.
Finishing out the list of special attractions are an extra large
ceramic bowl, a pitcher and bowl set made by Haeger Pottery, and a Modern
Woodsmen of America chest.
Sale hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 24. The Logan County Genealogical Society is located across the
street from the Lincoln Depot.