Individual Author Record
Name: Raymond H. MontgomeryPen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionMontgomery is a life long resident of Menard County. He graduated from Illinos College and currently resides in Petersburg, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationMontgomery is a past president of Menard County Historical Society. He received the Petersburg 1st Citizen Award in 1999 and the Studs Terkel Humanities Service Award in 2003 both from the Illinois Humanities Council. Both awards recognized Montgomery's volunteer efforts and lifelong commitment to preserving the heritage of the Petersburg Community.
A Chautauqua to Remember: The Story of Old Salem, Silent River Press, 1987Living in the Shadows of Greatness, First Printing, 2006