Galena, Illinois - A Timeless Treasure

This new edition of the history of Galena is a large 9” x 11” coffee-table sized hard cover book detailing the history of Galena from its earliest beginnings.  Bringing a fresh perspective on Galena’s history through the written page, numerous newspaper articles from the 1800's, and hundreds of restored vintage photographs,  this premium edition book presents the reader with a comprehensive view of what life was like in Galena in the early 1800’s.


The photography captured in this book is the first of its kind regarding Galena. The authors' trademark is "Then and Now" photography. This is his most comprehensive work thus far. The photography is stunning. This book is a must have for any Galena enthusiast and definitely belongs on the coffee table of every home in Galena.


320 Pages in Length, 4 Color
Printed on Premium 100 lb. Gloss Text Wt Paper
Now available in a premium, laminated Perfect Bound edition.  The Embossed Hard Cover Edition with a 4 Color Laminated Dust Jacket has been sold out.


Perfect Bound Edition available on


Galena, Illinois - A Timeless Treasure, is also available at the following locations in and around Galena, Illinois

Galena & US Grant Museum on Bench St.       Gateway to History Museum Store on Main St.       Apple River Fort in Elizabeth       The Galena Gazette
Old Market House -        Midwest Medical Center - Whispering Willow Gift Shop       La Vie en Rose       Mississippi River Museum Store in Dubuque
Tammie's Piggly Wiggly       US Grant Home       Amelia's Ghost Tours       Galena Cellars Store on Main St.       Ink & Stamp with Sue       River Lights Bookstore in Dubuque

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