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Lockport Area Genealogical
& Historical Society

Preserving the past is our 'present' to the future!

Thank you for visiting LAGHS

Our site is dedicated to preserving the history of our great town, Lockport, Illinois, so that future generations can enjoy our heritage as we have. Here you can find historical documents and pictures relating to Lockport's development from cross roads to a major canal transportation hub.

Early view of canal in Lockport Il.
View of lock number one in lockport il.view of grain building in lockport il.

Please join us for our next meeting.

Program: Civil War Diaries of Hiram Lawrence
Speaker: Darren Deskin
Date: Saturday April 25, 2015,  10:30am
Place: White Oak Library, Lockport

                             Please Join us for LAGHS Annual Dinner June 26--