• #GetToGalena I Galena Country I NW Illinois

    www.visitgalena.org Just a one-tank trip from many Midwestern cities, Galena Country offers you a getaway filled with local flavor, rich history and rolling vineyards.
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    www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g36022-Galena_Illinois-Vacations.html If not for the modern-day goods sold in the retail establishments, you might think Galena was frozen in time. The six-block Main Street boasts striking examples of various architectural styles, ranging from French Colonial to Greek Revival, and a whopping 85% of the town is a national historic district.
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    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galena Galena, also called lead glance, is the natural mineral form of lead(II) sulfide (PbS). It is the most important ore of lead and an important source of silver.. Galena is one of the most abundant and widely distributed sulfide minerals.It crystallizes in the cubic crystal system often showing octahedral forms. It is often associated with the minerals sphalerite, calcite and fluorite
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    www.cityofgalena.org The City of Galena is located in the unglaciated area of Northwest Illinois. Our rolling hills, history, 19th century architecture and opportunities for year round outdoor recreation attract nearly a million visitors a year. Galena is a safe, healthy and vibrant place to raise a family, start a business or enjoy retirement.
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    geology.com/minerals/galena.shtml What is Galena? Galena is a lead sulfide mineral with a chemical composition of PbS. It is the world's primary ore of lead and is mined from a large number of deposits in many countries. It is found in igneous and metamorphic rocks in medium- to low-temperature hydrothermal veins. In sedimentary rocks it occurs as veins, breccia cements, isolated grains, and as replacements of limestone and ...
  • Galena, Illinois - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galena,_Illinois Galena is the largest city in and the county seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois, with a population of 3,429 at the 2010 census. A 581-acre (235 ha) section of the city is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the Galena Historic District.The city is named for the mineral galena, which was in the ore that formed the basis for the region's early mining economy.
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    www.mapquest.com/us/illinois/galena-il-282028368 Galena is the county seat of, and largest city in, Jo Daviess County, Illinois in the United States, with a population of 3,429 in 2010. The city is a popular tourist destination known for its history, historical architecture, and ski and golf resorts.
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  • Visitor Information - City of Galena

    www.cityofgalena.org/en/our_community/visitor_information The City of Galena is located in the unglaciated area of Northwest Illinois. Our rolling hills, history, 19th century architecture and opportunities for year round outdoor recreation attract nearly a million visitors a year. Galena is a safe, healthy and vibrant place to raise a family, start a business or enjoy retirement.
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    www.visitgalena.org/where-to-stay Where to Stay in Galena Country Whether you have two or twenty in your party, Galena Country has some of the best overnight accommodations Illinois has to offer. Choose from a cozy bed and breakfast, a historic hotel (ghost stories optional), a luxury resort full of infinite opportunities for relaxation and recreation, private vacation homes ...