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  Arlington Heights

  Eastland Disaster Historical Society

  PO Box 2013

  Arlington Heights IL   60006    

  Web Site http://www.eastlanddisaster.org/contactus.htm

  Toll Free 877 865-6295

  E-mail  mailto:info@eastlanddisaster.org

  Description  to commemorate 1915 sinking of excursion boat with the loss of 814

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Kind of Activity  Online Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:  11/24/2006


Illinois
Champaign
Illinois Heritage Association
602 1/2 East Green St
Champaign IL 61820
Phone 217 359-5600
Web Site www.prairienet.org/iha/
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association

Chicago
American Planning Association
122 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1600
Chicago IL 60603
Phone 312 431-9985
Web Site www.planning.org/abtapa/abtapa.html
E-mail mailto:APAInfo@planning.org
Description professional organization of 30,000 planners, officials, and others involved in urban and rural planning issues
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association

Illinois
Chicago
Hyde Park Historical Society
5529 South Lake Park Ave
Chicago IL 60637
Phone 773 493-1893
Web Site http://www.hydeparkhistory.org/hphistory.html
Description neighborhood society in restored cable car waiting room
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Historical Society
Building Type Depot
Nature of Group or Site Association
New or Updated: 05/17/2003

Chicago
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 North Astor St
Chicago IL 60610
Phone
312 573-1365
Web Site
http://www.sah.org/
E-mail mailto:info@sah.org
Description scholarly oriented society in historic house with educational materials, journal, book series, awards
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association
Field of Study/Science Facility Architecture
Collection A-F Furniture
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

  Illinois

  Elmhurst

  Theatre Historical Society of America

  152 North York 2nd Floor

  York Theatre Building

  Elmhurst  IL    60126    

  Phone   630 782-1800

  Web  http://www2.hawaii.edu/~angell/thsa/welcome2.html

  E-mail  mailto:thrhistsoc@aol.com

  Description  documents all types of theatres, links to theatres

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Kind of Activity  Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  Research    Archives

  New or Updated  1/19/2006
 

  Franklin Grove

  Lincoln Highway Association

  PO Box 308

  Franklin Grove  IL  61031    

  Phone  815 456-3030

  Web Site http://www.lincolnhighwayassoc.org/

  Description  honors and promotes famous highway

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:   6/29/2007


 
Illinois

  La Grange

  Burlington Route Historical Society

  PO Box 456

  La Grange IL  60525    

  Web   http://www.burlingtonroute.com/

  E-mail  mailto:brhs@nsn.org

  Description  publishes information on the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy RR and

                    affiliate lines

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated  1/31/2006


  Lisle
 
Association for Preservation Technology
 
4513 Lincoln Avenue, Suite 213
 
Lisle  IL   60532
 
Phone   630 968-6400
 
Web Site  http://www.apti.org/
 
Toll Free  888 723-4242
 
E-mail  mailto:information@apti.org
 
Description  international association for those in the preservation industry -- good                     annotated list of heavy-duty preservation sites and organizations
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Kind of Activity   Link List
 
Nature of Group or Site  Association

Illinois
Mt Prospect
National Amusement Park Historical Association
PO Box 83
Mt Prospect IL 60056
Phone ******
Web Site http://www.napha.org/
E-mail info@napha.org
Description dedicated to the history and preservation of parks and rides
Type of Resource Science
Kind of Activity Amusement Park
Nature of Group or Site Association

  Rockford
  Illinois Special Events Network
 
5411 E State Street #345
  Rockford IL 61108    
  Phone  815 987-5546
  Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  mailto:Cyndie.Hall@ci.rockford.il.us
 
Description  gives awards & provides event sponsors with advice
 
Type of Resource  Tourism Information
  Primary Focus  Events
  Nature of Group or Site  Association
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003

Illinois
Springfield
Illinois Association of Museums
1 Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield IL 62701
Phone 217 524-7080
Web Site www.museum.state.il.us/iam/
E-mail mailto:mary_turner@ihpa.state.il.us
Description
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association
Collection A-F Furniture

  Wilmington

  Wilmington Area Historical

  104 N Water Street

  PO Box 1

  Wilmington  IL   60481    

  Phone  815 476-5109

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.wilmington-il.com/downtown/

  Description

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Historical Society

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:  8/21/2007

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