Explore Zion Illinois, Vintage Hollywood, and more!

Strange sign outside of Zion, Illinois ca. 1915

Smokin'--Sign outside the strange town of Zion, Illinois, ca.

Zion Industries

RootsWeb - the Internet's oldest and largest FREE genealogical community. An award winning genealogical resource with searchable databases, free Web space, mailing lists, message boards, and more.

Plans of the city

Plans of the city

Zion City General Store "Downtown" Zion, IL

Zion City General Store "Downtown" Zion, IL

A man searches amid the destruction of homes in the northeast section of De Soto. The ruined school can be seen in the background.  I grew up in a house right where this man is standing.

Adlai Stevenson II witness to 1925 tornado devastation : The Tri-State Tornado of March laid waste to several Southern Illinois communities, including Murphysboro. (Courtesy of Chicago History Museum, Chicago Daily News negatives collection) PFOP

Leaves of Healing -- sent out weekly from @ 1894 - 1930

Leaves of Healing -- sent out weekly from @ 1894 - 1930

Dunes Theater in Zion IL - building is gone now, wonder what it will become?  2016

The Dunes Theatre opened in 1946 as a single screen theatre. It was triplexed, and was closed in It was demolished in October

Vintage Zion, Illinois Hard Candies Tin

Vintage expert, Ki Nassauer, is Founder of Junk Bonanza Vintage Market and Editor of Flea Market Style magazine.

Zion Central Middle School in Zion,Illinois.

Our Schools - Zion Elementary School District 6

Oh, how well I remember their shakes! And the root beer - missed Dog n Suds when they closed it  - in Zion, IL  bfcf0cf04cc432d3490a916f9ee54f83.jpg 640×480 pixels

We had a Dog n Suds in my hometown of Zion, IL.

On this date in 1967 (4/21) , the deadly tornado that blasted through Oak Lawn late in the afternoon was one of at least 10 twisters that struck northeastern Illinois that day.

On this date in 1967 , the deadly tornado that blasted through Oak Lawn late in the afternoon was one of at least 10 twisters that struck northeastern Illinois that day.

Pinterest
Search