“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Geneseo, Illinois

Clickable Map of Henry County, Illinois and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Henry County, IL (35) Bureau County, IL (14) Knox County, IL (14) Mercer County, IL (17) Rock Island County, IL (17) Stark County, IL (1) Whiteside County, IL (6)  HenryCounty(35) Henry County (35)  BureauCounty(14) Bureau County (14)  KnoxCounty(14) Knox County (14)  MercerCounty(17) Mercer County (17)  RockIslandCounty(17) Rock Island County (17)  StarkCounty(1) Stark County (1)  WhitesideCounty(6) Whiteside County (6)
Cambridge is the county seat for Henry County
Geneseo is in Henry County
      Henry County (35)  
      Bureau County (14)  
      Knox County (14)  
      Mercer County (17)  
      Rock Island County (17)  
      Stark County (1)  
      Whiteside County (6)  
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1Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — 6" Shell From Battleship Maine
6" Shell From Battleship Maine 14 Years in Havana HarborMap (db m160190) WM
2Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Bobbi K. Keller Memorial Fountain
On May 2, 1984, God blessed the world with Bobbi Kristen Keller at a young age Bobbi developed the dream of becoming a whale and dolphin trainer. She began her school career here in Geneseo at age 5. After graduating from J.D. Darnall Senior High . . . Map (db m160099) HM
3Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo Civil War Memorial
In memory of our patriotic dead who in the War of the Rebellion gave their lives to save the nationMap (db m160094) WM
4Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo Collegiate Institute
The Geneseo Collegiate Institute was founded in 1884 by the Presbyterian church of the United States and the citizens of Geneseo "for the promotion of higher Christian education" the academic building was on the corner to the east the . . . Map (db m160070) HM
5Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo Endowment For Excellence In Education
Founded May, 1990, to complement, enhance, and enrich educational opportunities and experiences for students in School District #228.Map (db m160105) HM
6Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo Gulf War Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women who served in the middle east. For all the members of the United States Armed Forces who endured blazon skies and scorching sand to ensure that those who called for freedom may be able to enjoy the same rights as . . . Map (db m160080) WM
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7Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo Korean War Memorial1950-1955
In grateful tribute to the men and women from the Geneseo area, who went forth and served with honor and dignity when our country and the country of Korea needed themMap (db m160076) WM
8Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo Township School, Early 1900's
This park is established on the site of the former Geneseo Township High School. Built in 1910-11, the sturdy brick structure was Geneseo's senior high school from 1911 to 1964. From 1964 to 1998 it served as Geneseo's junior high school. The . . . Map (db m160096) HM
9Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo W.W.II Honor Roll1941-1945
That they may not be forgotten their names are hereon inscribed their deeds live foreverMap (db m160077) WM
10Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneseo World War I Memorial1917-1918
Dedicated to the honor and sacrifice of all men and women of the Geneseo area, who answered the call of duty to serve their country and our allies in EuropeMap (db m160079) WM
11Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneso Global War On Terrorism Memorial
With their nation and way of life under attack, Americans, as always, answered the call of duty and went forward to fight, fanaticism, tyranny and oppression. To these brave men and women who gave of themselves and sacrificed that others might . . . Map (db m160075) WM
12Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneso Spanish-American War Memorial
Erected to the memory of those American Soldiers and Sailors who, in the war with Spain, gave their lives for country and for humanity.Map (db m160069) WM
13Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Geneso Vietnam War Memorial1961-1975
To all of the men and women who served from the Geneseo area. They have earned their countries gratitude and respect, and a special place in this most honored memorial of American HeroesMap (db m160074) WM
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14Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Hammond Henry Hospital Memorial
This statue honors the dedicated medical staff who served the citizens of Geneseq at Hammond Henry Hospital since the earliest days of the 1900's. Included in this group are Dr. Arthur Parsons who with three other physicians envisioned and helped . . . Map (db m160101) HM
15Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — Nell Elizabeth (Newton) Henningsen (1917-2002)
This bronze sculpture of a pioneer family is lovingly dedicated to the memory of Nell, Elizabeth (Newton) Henningsen (1917 - 2002). She excelled as a daughter, student, dietician, World War II army dietician, wife, mother, homemaker, grandmother . . . Map (db m160103) HM
16Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — The Colonists
In the year 1636 came the first of the colonists from Bergen and Geneseo New York organized as a church in the wilderness they set forth for the betterment of their families and to plant the institutions of religion and education in a new . . . Map (db m160095) HM
17Illinois (Henry County), Geneseo — This Elm Tree
Dedicated in honor of the bicentennial of the birth of George WashingtonMap (db m160106) HM
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Sep. 29, 2022