1616 Edith St.
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Phone: 618-684-6989
Email: jchsil629@gmail.com

Wednesday  Noon – 3:00 pm
Thursday     Noon – 3:00 pm
Thursday     6:30pm  – 9:00 pm
Friday          Noon – 3:00 pm


We have a large selection of historic maps for the area



Maps compressed for web





The Society's map collection includes 300+ documents ranging from the mid-1800's to the late 1990's.  One will find geological surveys; plat maps of Jackson County's towns and townships as well as plat maps of neighboring counties' towns and townships; plat maps of Jackson County cemeteries; general highway maps; Mississippi River navigation charts; railroad map; surveys; Shawnee National Forest maps; topographic maps; Kinkaid Lake survey documents; and Greater Egypt Regional Planning & Development Commission documents.

Map3compressedforweb   Map4compressedforweb