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The ambience of our gaslit street is captivating.

At the St. Charles City Council meeting of May 7, 1867, Mayor Charles Hug reported that 35 coal oil street lamps had been procured at a cost of $637.25. Four years later, in 1871, gaslights were installed.

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South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District
South Main Street Historic District