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Catherine V. Yost Museum

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The Yost Museum, a home built in 1898 by Z.E. Yost, portrays the life of an upper middle class family during the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Location: 298 W. Walter St., Pontiac Illinois 61764 Telephone 815-844-7401 Toll Free: 800-835-2055

Other History nearby:
(Clinton) C.H. Moore Homestead
(Pontiac) Catherine V. Yost Museum
(Bloomington) David Davis Mansion
(Dwight) Dwight Historical Society Museum
(Metamora) Lee Log Cabin
(Rossville) Mann's Chapel

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