The Tazewell County Museum is offering a collectors item DVD of the James Field renovation and rededication. The DVD contains nearly 200 photos and is overlayed with audio from the rededication ceremony at James Field. The photos and DVD are the work of Pekin resident Ed Emmons.
The audio portion of the DVD includes a history of James Field as told by Valerie Umholtz at the rededication ceremony. The audio also includes Jan Donahue thanking the people who worked on the project.
The DVD program is 20 minutes. The museum will be taking orders for the DVD at $20.00 each. The museum's phone number is (309) 347-8375. You can send a check to the Tazewell County Museum at 2950 Court St. Pekin, IL 61554. Please indicate that the check is for the DVD.
Anyone interested in Pekin history will be excited to own this DVD. It will make a great Christmas present this year!