State Archives/Libraries/Organizations


All of these research/historical institutions are located in Springfield, Illinois. Please follow the web links to learn more about these wonderful repositories of information!


Illinois State Genealogical Society P.O. Box 10195 62791-0195
Office is on the second floor of the
Illinois State Archives Bldg.
Illinois State Archives Margaret Cross Norton Building
Capitol Complex 62756
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
(formerly Illinois State Historical Library)
112 North Sixth Street 62701
1 Old State Capitol Plaza 62701 (old)
Illinois State Historical Society 210 1/2 S. Sixth 62701-1503
Illinois State Library 300 S. 2nd Street 62701-1796
Illinois State Museum 502 S. Spring Street 62706-5000
Corner of Spring & Edwards Streets
in the Capital Complex
Illinois State Vital Records Office
(Ill Dept of Public Health)
535 West Jefferson Street 62761
Lincoln Library (Public) 326 S. 7th Street 62701


Another great organization is the Knox County Genealogical Society
They have many wonderful publications for sale!

A must-visit site:
Kindred Trails™ Worldwide Genealogy Resources
Linking the World Together with Roots

Another great resource: All Genealogy Sites Directory


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Updated August 19, 2005