Athletics‎ > ‎

Oilers Exhibit at WR History Museum!

posted Aug 9, 2018, 8:17 AM by John Pearson
Folks who want to see a display of Oiler sports memorabilia from the 1930's - 1980's should head on down to the Wood River History Museum in downtown Wood River at 40 West Ferguson. The entire back room of the Museum is full of EAWR sports artifacts, photos, etc. 
The Museum has pictures of the legendary coach Chick Summers and his basketball teams and baseball teams; alumni who signed contracts with professional sports teams; the Alton Exchange Players of the Year from Wood River; IHSA State finalists, pictures of all  the sports, and much more.
The museum is open 1-4 PM on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.  No admission fee.
The exhibit will remain thru September.