Illinois Stories

The First Illinois State Hospital for the Insane

05/27/2021 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

The author of the book takes us to sites in Jacksonville to show the history of this institution.

Aired: 05/27/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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Join Mark McDonald as he explores the people, places, and events in Central Illinois. From the Decatur Celebration; from Lincoln’s footsteps in Springfield and New Salem to the historic barns of the Macomb area; from the river heritage of Quincy & Hannibal to the bounty of the richest farmland on earth.

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