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Carthage, Illinois is located in Hancock County. Zip codes in Carthage, IL include 62321. The median home price in Carthage is $72,000. More Carthage information.

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Local news for Carthage, IL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Monday | KHQA-TV Quincy

Kibbe Museum opens doors to the history of Carthage and Hancock County

The museum is named after Dr. Alice Kibbe , a well known botanist, who originally started collecting unique and historical items for the former Carthage College where she worked as a biology teacher.


Sat Jul 12, 2014

Star Tribune

In Illinois, a surprising bit of Mormon history

An audio-visual display in the Visitors Center tells the story of Nauvoo from the perspective of the Mormon church.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Deseret News

Picturing history: Thomas C. Sharp grave

Thomas C. Sharp was one of those who went to trial for the murders of Joseph and Hyrum Smith.


Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Washington Post

Book examines pivotal moment in US history: Joseph Smith's murder

On a muggy June afternoon in Carthage, Ill., 170 years ago, a mob of men stormed up the stairs of a makeshift jail and murdered a Mormon prophet.



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