Local History

Looking for Local History resources? Here’s a list of some great resources available to you!

Fulton Journal Index – a volunteer-generated index of The Fulton Journal currently available on microfilm at the library, features primarily births, deaths, and marriages

Illinois Digital Archives – a digital repository of archival items in and related to the state of Illinois

Clinton, Iowa newspapers online – a digital repository of newspapers dating from 1856 to 1927 from our neighbor across the river, Clinton, IA.

Fulton Historical Society Martin House Museum -Fulton’s local history museum and the headquarters for the local historical society. Open 2-4 pm on Sundays or by appointment. Call (815) 589-3809 or 563-321-0318 or email Barb Mask at maskbarbara@gmail.com to schedule a time to visit.