Research Sources

Elgin Area Historical Society
360 Park Street
Elgin, IL 60120
Ph: (847) 931-5943

Gail Borden Public Library
200 N. Grove Avenue
Elgin, IL 60120
Ph: (847) 742-2411

Elgin Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1418
Elgin, IL 60121
e: [email protected]

City of Elgin
150 Dexter Court
Elgin, IL 60120
Ph: (847) 931-6004

Recorder of Deeds / Kane County Government Center
719 S. Batavia Avenue
Geneva, IL 60134
Ph: (847) 232-5935

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
1 Old Capital Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701
Ph: (217) 785-4512

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Preservation Agencies

Landmarks Illinois
30 N. Michigan Avenue
Suite 2020
Chicago, IL 60602
Ph: (312) 922-1742

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
1 Old Capital Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701
Ph: (217) 785-4512

National Trust for Historic Preservation
The Watergate Office Building
2600 Virginia Avenue NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20037
Ph: (202) 588-6000

National Park Service
1849 C Street NW
Washington, DC 20240
Ph: (202) 208-6843

Chicago Architecture Foundation
224 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60604
Ph: (312) 922-3432

Society of Architectural Historians
1365 N. Astor Street
Chicago, IL 60610
Ph: (312) 573-1365