Audio and video recordings of oral histories are accompanied by photographs, correspondence, and memorabilia from private collections to illustrate the home front and warfront lives of Coal City, Illinois area residents during World War II.
Special tribute is given to those who paid the supreme sacrifice.
For more information about this project, and other local history collections, visit this link at the Coal City Public Library site.
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Materials in this collection are made available by the Coal City Public Library District. To request reproductions or inquire about permissions, contact: Coal City Public Library District, 85 N Garfield St, Coal City, IL 60416-1695, (815) 634-4552 Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act .