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Welcome to the Graham Historical House

The Graham Historical House, located at 117 N. Dixie Highway, is a special attraction to residents and visitors who appreciate the preservation of our community's past. Please take some time to peruse this site for Graham House information, as well as collections of Momence history that you won't find anywhere else in one place!

Check out the Renovations page for photographs of all of the amazing work that has been done to the house.


Momence Progress Reporter - C.W. Adkins Estate Photographs

The Momence Progress Reporter will be publishing a collection of photographs from the estate of W.C. Adkins as a regular series, courtesy of local author and historian Kevin McNulty. We are looking to identify the people in these images. The most current photograph will be shown here, with links to previous weeks' features listed at the bottom of the page.

All photographs on these pages are property of the W.C. Adkins estate. Please email if you would like a copy of a photo. Downloading or copying photos for the purpose of any type of publication without consent from the W.C. Adkins estate is strictly prohibited.

Driving the Dixie Tour's First Stop

Saturday, June 18th saw the Driving the Dixie Tour's entourage of vintage cars rumble into Momence. The participants first stop was the Graham Historic House Museum, where visitors toured the home and picked up their scavenger hunt cards. Main Street Momence and the Downtown Business Alliance put together a Nostalgic Dixie Highway Scavenger Hunt with a cash prize of $250. Drivin' the Dixie entrants and their passengers were invited to visit 6 downtown merchants in search of historic photos of Momence Dixie Highway scenes, and then make their way to Island Park where they entered to win the cash prize. (Photo courtesy of Linda Roberts)

Driving the Dixie participant tour the Graham House


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Momence, IL 60954
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