Little Creek Alpacas Farm

Little Creek Alpacas is a small family farm located in Forgottonia‘s Plymouth, IL,  less than 30 minutes southwest of Macomb, IL. They raise Suri and Huacaya alpacas, breeding mostly for appaloosa, pattern, light fawn, white, grey, and black fleece. Little Creek currently sell breeding stock, and fiber & pet Suri and Huacaya alpacas, as well as…

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Abraham Lincoln and Macomb


Abraham Lincoln photo by: William Painter Pearson (aka W.P. or T.P. Pearson or Pierson or Tom Pearson), Macomb, IL Date: 26 August 1858 in Macomb, IL Black and white cameo photograph of Abraham Lincoln in 1858 looking directly into the camera. The ambrotype image was taken five days after the first Lincoln-Douglas Debate and a day…

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Western Illinois Museum

Since 2002, Western Illinois Museum curates three or four exhibitions a year that reflect the unique history of the region. Located in Macomb, the Western Illinois Museum represents the history of West Central Illinois with a collection of over 6,000 artifacts. The museum receives over 2,600 visitors yearly. The McDonough County Genealogical Society also maintain offices in…

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Macomb Arts Center

Macomb Arts Center exterior

Macomb Arts Center is a volunteer-operated non-profit, with the mission of providing a place for artists to gather and share their work, people to enjoy learning and exploring all arts, and providing opportunities for active participation in arts-related activities of all ages, abilities, experience, and interests. The sole goal of Macomb‘s MAC is supporting and promoting the arts…

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