Size of the Illinois peer network organization
as of 08/07/2022
158 (State and local historic preservation commissions)
93 (of those, people affiliated with approved Preferred Partners)
111 (International people, friends from 28 different countries)
Domestic friends from 48 states and District of Columbia
We Graciously Accept Donations to further our mission
(accepted in the name of the Northern Illinois Historic League)
The League promotes projects and activities that promote local and regional history with its substantial network of historians, colleagues and experts from Illinois and other locations. Service links and custom schedules are available on the Illinois Directory Blog, and new publications are posted there now for general use by the Illinois historic peer community.
Contact the League office with the information below if you wish to be included in our peer network.
General Inquiry - email@example.com
Twitter - @ILHISTGD
As 0f 03/21/2022, all social media posts will originate in Linkedin but also share with Twitter (audience) for those who do not have LinkedIn access. Further, LinkedIn posts may reference Instagram posts showing key information and images.
To bring history lovers together, and promote Illinois local and regional historic assets.
To increase public awareness in Illinois of the value of these historic assets.
To educate the public on the importance of history, and its continuing relevance for today.
Illinois Historic Group Directory Project
Administrator - Bill Kenney
1037 Boxwood Dr.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014-8398
Directory Logo icon - interpreted to be public domain image as of July 2020, will provide credit to owner if proof of other image ownership established
Source data - National Register of Historic Places/Chicago Landmarks custom Northern Illinois presentations - Wikipedia
Source data - Illinois County/Municipality custom presentations - IPUB11 reference Illinois Secretary of State, NIHL research for county/municipality websites
Source Data - National Park Service presentation sites for Certified Local Governments, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom