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The city is named for the mineral "galena", the most important lead ore mineral. Galena is located in far northwestern Illinois, on the Galena River, near the Mississippi River. Nine Civil War generals (including U.S. Grant) came from Galena, even though its population never exceeded 14,000.
Main Streetthru the window One Eleven Main Stchurch from Main & WashingtonBelvedere House