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Victorian parlor on 1999 home tour
Visitors stepped into an opulent Victorian parlor at the 1869 cottage of Pam Kerney during the 1999 tour.

Taylorville Holiday Home Tour

Taylorville, the "Christmas Capital of Illinois," has hosted an annual Christmas home tour on the first Friday and Saturday of December since staging its first three-day event in 1989 to mark the town's sesquicentennial.

Originally submitted by: John Shimkus, Representative (20th District).

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