Bicentennial Commemorative Postcard Series

Hillsboro - Neon Sign Shop

Neon Sign Shop

110 E Wood St

Hillsboro, IL 62049

217-532-5000

NO Image:
#C024 - Old Settlers 1895
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: Old Settlers 1895. This is a great photo showing early downtown Hillsboro. Dirt Main Street. Many buildings were still wooden structures.  Photo t...
#C023 - Beckemeyer School
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: Nice clear photo showing old Beckemeyer School building which was torn down in 1980. Photo taken: 1970's Available at: Neon Sign Shop - 110 E...
#C022 - Abe Lincoln Christmas 2014
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches - Full Color Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: Hillsboro Abe Lincoln Statue with the Montgomery County Courthouse is the background. From Christmas 2014 the photo was taken after a fresh s...
#C021 - Main Street Hillsboro Interurban
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: This photo was donated to the Historical Society by the Cress family. Main Street looking North with the Interurban electric railway car in the background...
#C020 - Main Street Hillsboro Snow 1910
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: Rainey family on Main Street Hillsboro after a heavy snow. Photo taken: 1910 Available at: Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro
#C019 - Hillsboro Main Street Trolley
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro, Illinois Description: View of downtown Hillsboro looking South from the Courthouse. Photo taken: 1906 Available at: Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro
#C018 - Orpheum Theatre
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: Dime Night at the Orpheum Theatre Photo taken: 1938 Available at: Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro
#C017 - Trolley Car at the Hillsboro Hotel
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Description: Trolley car in front of the Hillsboro Hotel - Red Rooster Inn Photo taken: 1906 Available at: Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro
#C016 - Nokomis Main Street
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Nokomis Illinois Description: State Street in Nokomis. Photo taken: Before 1910 Available at: Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro Ugly Mugs Coffeehouse - Nokomis Bo...
#C015 - Litchfield Hotel
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Litchfield Illinois Description: Litchfield Hotel located at the corner of Ryder and Madison. Burned to the ground Decemeber 30, 1943. Photo taken: Around 1910 Available at: Neo...
#C014 - American Zinc Company
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Taylor Springs Description: American Zinc Company. Later known as Midwest Zinc and ASARCO. Photo taken: 1918 Available at:  Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro
#C013 - Witt Labor Day 1909
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Witt Illinois  Description: Street scene from Witt Labor Day Celebration. Photo taken: 9/6/1909 Available at:  Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro Books and ...
#C012 - Witt School
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Witt Illinois  Description: Nice clear photo showing Witt community school. Home of the Speedboys and Speedgirls. Photo taken: 1960's Available at:  Neon Sign Shop...
#C011 - Schram Glass Factory
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Schram City Illinois  Description: Schram Glass Manufacturing Company Photo taken: Before 1925 Available at:  Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood St - Hillsboro
#C010 - Hillsboro Old Settlers 2016
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Full Color Location: Hillsboro Illinois  Description: Great photo showing Hillsboro's Old Settlers Celebration. Photo taken: 2016 Available at:  Neon Sign Shop - 110 E Wood ...
#C007 - Hillsboro High School
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois  Description: Very early photo of Hillsboro High School showing the original entrance on the front of the building. Photo taken: Around 1925 Available at:&n...
#C006 - Hillsboro Edison School
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois corner of Main Street and School Street Description: Very early photo of Edison School. In this photo School Street is just a narrow dirt path.  Photo taken: A...
#C005 - Hillsboro Abraham Lincoln Statue At Night
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches - Full Color Location: Hillsboro Illinois Main Street Description: Hillsboro Abraham Lincoln statue at night with the Montgomery County Courthouse in the background.  Photo taken: 2018 ...
#C003 - Downtown Hillsboro Christmas Eve 1935
Cost: $2.00 each. Size: 5 inches by 7 inches Location: Hillsboro Illinois Main Street Description: Photo shot on Christmas Eve 1935 looking South on Main Street. Available at:  Books and Moore - Courthouse Square - Hillsboro Sa...
Postcard Info

Montgomery County Illinois celebrates its Bicentennial in 2021. Starting in Decemeber 2018 the Historical Society of Montgomery County will begin releasing a series of commemerative postcards. 

All postcards are available for pickup at:

Neon Sign Shop
110 E Wood St
Hillsboro, IL 62049
217-532-5000

 

Mail order information will be updated soon.

Postcards By Town

Click on the town name to see which postcards have been printed from the town.

Hillsboro (14)
Litchfield (1)
Schram City (1)
Taylor Springs (1)
Witt (2)
Purchase Postcards

Some cards are available for purchase at local shops. Click on the location name to check which cards are available.

Hillsboro - Neon Sign Shop (19)
Hillsboro - Books & Moore (7)
Hillsboro - Sage on Sage (2)
Nokomis - Ugly Mugs Coffeehouse (4)