426 Highland Ave, West Dundee IL 60118
The Annual Meeting for 5/3/2020 has been canceled due to the current health emergency regarding the Coronavirus COVID-19.
Voting will take place by mail or email.
TEMPORARY CLOSING OF MUSEUM & LIBRARY
The Dundee Township Historical Society is concerned with the current health emergency regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and therefore will be temporarily closing our doors for the safety of our residents and visitors.
We will be closed through the end of May 2020 per Illinois Governor Pritzker’s Stay At Home Order.
Thank you for your understanding and stay safe.
The Dundee Township Historical Society Board of Directors
COME SEE OUR NEW 2020 EXHIBITS
Dundee Opera House
Back in the day, entertainment in Dundee was often provided at the Dundee Opera House built in 1893. The stage on the 3rd floor welcomed traveling shows, musicals, literary reviews and school plays and graduation ceremonies.
Advertising of Yesteryear
Long before the onslaught of various media technologies, simple things like posters, newspaper ads and other printed materials advertised things of local interest.
The fight for women’s right to vote began with the Temperance Movement in the 1820s and most actively from 1848 until the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution was ratified in 1920.
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