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Illinois
Evanston
Evanston Historical Society Charles Dawes House
225 Greenwood
Evanston IL  60201
Phone 
847 475-3410
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.evanstonhistorical.org/
Description  society operates home of US Vice President Dawes
Type of Resource  House Museum

Willard House WCTU Museum
1730 Chicago Avenue
Evanston IL  60201
Phone 
847 328-9500
Web Site  http://www.wctu.com/house.html
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Era  1865

Illinois
Freeport
Silvercreek Museum
2954 Walnut Road
Freeport IL
Phone 
815 232-2198
Web Site  http://www.freeport-illinois.com/museums.htm
Description  Henney Motor cars made locally, machinery, local memorabilia in 25 room mansion
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Local History

Galena
Felt Manor Guest House
125 South Prospect Street
Galena IL  61036
Phone 
815 777-9093
Web Site  www.feltmanor.com/
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Primary Focus  Famous People

Illinois
Galesburg
Carl Sandburg State Historic Site
313 East Third Street
Galesburg IL  61401
Phone 
309 342-2361
Web Site  http://www.state.il.us/HPA/Sites/CarlSandburg.htm
Alt Web  http://www.sandburg.org/
Description  childhood home of poet and Lincoln biographer Carl Sandburg, visitor center & museum
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Famous People

Geneva
Fabyan Villa Museum, Dutch Windmill & Japanese Gardens
1925 Batavia Avenue
Geneva IL
Phone 
630 232-4811
Web Site  http://www.co.kane.il.us/forest/fp/fabyan.htm
Description  235 acres of "Riverbank" estate, with Japanese Garden, 69 foot high windmill, and mansion
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Garden
Building Type  Windmill
Owner/Operator:  Kane County Forest preserve

Illinois
Glenview
The Grove
1421 Milwaukee Avenue
Glenview IL  60025
Phone 
847 299-6096
Web Site  *****
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

Greenville
Holies-Davis Museum
318 West Winter Avenue
PO Box 327
Greenville IL  62246
Phone 
618 664-1606
Web Site  http://www.greenville-chamber.com/historical.htm
E-mail  info@greenvilleusa.org
Description  local memorabilia
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Collection N-Z  Postcards
Owner/Operator:  Bond County Historical Society

Illinois
Highland Park
Highland Park Historical Society
326 Central Avenue
PO Box 56
Highland Park IL  60035
Phone 
847 432-7090
Web Site  http://nsn.nslsilus.org/hpkhome/histsoc/
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Research /Reading  Library

Hinsdale
Hinsdale Historical Society
15 South Clay Street
PO Box 336
Hinsdale IL  60522
Phone
630 789-2600
Web Site   http://www.hinsdalehistory.org/
E-mail  info@HinsdaleHistory.org
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Research /Reading  Archives
Era  1874

Illinois
Jerseyville
Fulkerson Mansion & Farm Museum
Rt 267
Jerseyville IL
Phone 
618 498-5590
Web Site  *****
Description
Type of Resource 
House Museum
Collection A-F  Engines
Era  1866
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