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DeKalb County Genealogical Societies and Museums

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DeKalb County Historical-Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 295, Sycamore, IL 60178
Meetings are 2nd Wednesday of each month at the Oakcrest Little Theatre in DeKalb. 


DeKalb County History Center
1730 N. Main Street, Sycamore, IL 60178   Phone (815) 895-5762

Ellwood House & Museum
509 N. First Street, DeKalb, IL 60115

Joseph F. Glidden Homestead & Historical Center
921 W. Lincoln Hwy., DeKalb, IL 60115   Phone 815-756-7904


Gurler Heritage Association
205 Pine Street, DeKalb, IL 60115


Hinckley Historical Society
145 E. Lincoln Avenue, Hinckley, IL 60520
Contact Julie at 815-739-4721
Email: hinckleyhistoricalsociety@gmail.com

Joiner History Room
Located in the DeKalb County History Center

1730 N. Main Street, Sycamore, IL 60178     815-895-7271


Kirkland Historical Society
Located in the Kirkland Public Library

513 W. Main Street, Kirkland, IL 60146     815-522-6260

Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society
622 W. Park Ave., Genoa, IL 60135        815-784-5559  


Malta Historical and Genealogy Society
127 North Third Street, P. O. Box 171
Malta, IL 60150

Midwest Museum of Natural History
Sycamore, IL

North Grove School Association
26745 Brickville Road, Sycamore, IL 60178

Marie Louise Olmstead Museum
South Depot Street, Somonauk, IL 60552   815-498-2417

Regional History Center
Founders Memorial Library, Room 400
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, Illinois 60115

Sandwich Historical Society & Stone Mill Museum
Meetings are the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM. Located in the meeting
room, next to the museum at 311 E. Railroad Street, Sandwich, IL 60548.
Contact: Joan Hardekopf at 815-786-2513 or jhardekopf7@gmail.com.


Shabbona - Lee - Rollo - Historical Museum
119 West Comanche    Shabbona, IL. 60550   815-824-2597


Waterman Area Heritage Society
180 West Lincoln Street , Waterman, IL. 60556      815-264-3461


Jacob Haish Manufacturing Website
This website tells the story of a German immigrant who became a much
respected businessman in DeKalb County.


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