View of the Past – March 29, 2017

This week’s view is of the corner of Penn and State Streets in O’Fallon, looking north.  Note the nicely paved sidewalks in contrast to the dirt road, typical of the time period.    The photo was taken about 1912.

(Contributed by Brian Keller, O’Fallon Historical Society)

For more, stop by the O’Fallon Historical Museum, located at 101 West State Street. The Museum is open Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. and by appointment.