Preserving Gallatin County History

Gallatin County Historical Society

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Welcome to our new website! Please be patient as we add info and pictures for your viewing pleasure.

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The John Marshall House/Bank 1920's

The 1st Bank in Illinois

The John Marshall House Bank/Museum is owned and operated by the Gallatin County Historical Society. We are open from May through Oct., on Sundays from 1p to 4p. Additional Tours by appointment. Operated by donations and volunteers and
are on the Ohio River Scenic Byway. We have many future plans to help the community and keep up our local historical sites. If you would like to become a member or volunteer please contact us ASAP. Individual yearly membership is only $10. Our annual Year in Review letter is mailed out at the beginning of the new year.

The First National Bank of Old Shawneetown

*Site brainchild of the Ghosts of Old Shawneetown and GCHS Historian; Maintained by C Allen-Hyden Short