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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 Here you can find historical documents and pictures relating to Lockport's rich history.

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

Join us for our next General Meeting

Music Man Marching Band 60th Reunion

Thursday, August 25
6:00 p.m.
Roxy Theater, Lockport
Join in the celebration of the 60th Anniversary of the LTHS Band winning the national contest that was held in June 1962 for the premier of Meredith Willson's "The Music Man" motion picture.