Kirkland Historical Society

Kirkland Historical Society The Kirkland, Historical Society's mission is to stimulate interest in the Kirkland area history through education, research, collection and preservation.

Melvin & Mildred Banks Gallery — The Boone County Museum of History
05/17/2019
Melvin & Mildred Banks Gallery — The Boone County Museum of History

Melvin & Mildred Banks Gallery — The Boone County Museum of History

The Banks Legacy has been established to honor Mildred and Melvin Banks, longtime Boone County residents. Mildred's passion for photography was enjoyed most when her slides and photos were shared with others. The Legacy ensures that her view through the lens will be seen for years to come. Melvin's....

DeKalb County History Center
04/17/2019

DeKalb County History Center

“The creation of the DeKalb County History Center boldly changes the landscape of cultural institutions in the county… I believe that the DeKalb County History Center will benefit and impact the county and its cultural institutions in yet unforeseen ways yet to come.” Rob Glover, Executive Director, Joseph F. Glidden Homestead.
Only being open one year, the DeKalb County History Center has already secured a traveling Smithsonian exhibit from May 11th to June 22nd of 2019! The DeKalb County History Center will continue to seek out new and innovative ways to communicate the county’s history. To help support our new endeavors, donate to the DeKalb County History Center on May 2nd. #GiveDeKalbCounty #RuralCrossroads

DeKalb County Museum Day - DeKalb County History Center
04/10/2019
DeKalb County Museum Day - DeKalb County History Center

DeKalb County Museum Day - DeKalb County History Center

Celebrate history in DeKalb County on Saturday, May 11 when many historical societies and local libraries will be open and sharing their connection to the traveling Smithsonian exhibit “Crossroads: Change in Rural America.” Participating museums include (visit our History Partner page for additi...

Give DeKalb County
04/02/2019
Give DeKalb County

Give DeKalb County

Give DeKalb County is a 24-hour giving day in support of participating nonprofit organizations in DeKalb County, Illinois. More than $2.5 million has been raised through the previous 6 giving days combined.

Maple Cemetery
04/01/2019
Maple Cemetery

Maple Cemetery

29 new photos · Album by Wayne DeMunn

Land of Kirk 2
03/18/2019
Land of Kirk 2

Land of Kirk 2

32 new photos · Album by Wayne DeMunn

Our February 2019 newsletter is here, along with some aptly chilly Memories of Kirkland. Stay warm!https://kirklandhisto...
01/29/2019
Newsletter February 2019 – Kirkland Historical Society

Our February 2019 newsletter is here, along with some aptly chilly Memories of Kirkland. Stay warm!
https://kirklandhistoricalsociety.com/newsletter-february-2019/

Newsletter February 2019 News Our February 2019 newsletter is here, and we’re kicking it off with some Memories of Kirkland to go along with this winter weather. Stay warm! February 2019 Newsletter Tags: 2019, February, historical, Illinois, khs, Kirkland, Kirkland Historical Society, newsletter, ...

08/15/2018

Golf Outing is Aug. 25th at Timber Point, Poplar Grove, IL.. Come golf with Gene Lamont!

Love to golf? Don't miss our 2018 golf outing! Follow the link below to access the golf outing form.https://kirklandhist...
07/19/2018
Golf Outing 2018 – Kirkland Historical Society

Love to golf? Don't miss our 2018 golf outing! Follow the link below to access the golf outing form.
https://kirklandhistoricalsociety.com/golf-outing-2018/

Golf Outing 2018 News Don’t miss this year’s Golf Outing! Join us for golf, dinner, and an auction. Fill out the form below and mail it to the Kirkland Historical Society. Golf Outing Form 2018 Tags: auction, dinner, golf, golf outing, historical, khs, Kirkland, Kirkland Historical Society, outi...

Our March 2018 newsletter is here with some more Memories of Kirkland. Plus, save the date for "The Influence of America...
03/14/2018
Newsletter March 2018 – Kirkland Historical Society

Our March 2018 newsletter is here with some more Memories of Kirkland. Plus, save the date for "The Influence of American Rock 'n' Roll on The Beatles" happening next Wednesday, March 21st at 7 pm.
https://kirklandhistoricalsociety.com/newsletter-march-2018/

Newsletter March 2018 News Our newsletter for March 2018 is here with some more Memories of Kirkland. Page 1 Page 2 Memories of Kirkland Tags: historical, khs, Kirkland, Kirkland Historical Society, March, newsletter, society

Kansas City Royals
01/17/2018

Kansas City Royals

The #Royals have hired former MLB manager and coach, Gene Lamont, as Special Assistant to the General Manager. Info: http://atmlb.com/2mLw0tW

Kirkland  Historical Society Lamp Post for Christmas in Kirkland
12/09/2017

Kirkland Historical Society Lamp Post for Christmas in Kirkland

Looking for missing yearbooks!
07/11/2017

Looking for missing yearbooks!

KHS 4th of July The Pioneer Family of Michael Klock
07/04/2017

KHS 4th of July The Pioneer Family of Michael Klock

Bellah, Roosevelt and Brennan at Memorial today.
04/07/2017

Bellah, Roosevelt and Brennan at Memorial today.

Looking for a 2017 calendar? The Kirkland Historical Society is now selling calendars for the year 2017. Calendars are $...
11/29/2016

Looking for a 2017 calendar? The Kirkland Historical Society is now selling calendars for the year 2017. Calendars are $10 each and are available at the Kirkland Public Library and Alpine Bank in Kirkland.

11/17/2016

Last nights tribute to Veterans!

Our Lamont Collection
06/23/2016

Our Lamont Collection

We are looking for yearbooks!We are missing the following years:1937 & earlier (excluding 1917)19411943-1947196519671970...
06/08/2016

We are looking for yearbooks!

We are missing the following years:
1937 & earlier (excluding 1917)
1941
1943-1947
1965
1967
1970-1974
2003

If you have any yearbooks from these years and would like to donate them, call Peggy Stuntz at 815-522-2020 or Helen Davis at 815-522-6134. You can also come to the building on Mondays from 1pm-4pm.

Check out the Kirkland Historical Society's most recent newsletter!
06/07/2016
Check Out Our New Newsletter! – Kirkland Historical Society

Check out the Kirkland Historical Society's most recent newsletter!

Check Out Our New Newsletter! News Kirkland Historical Society publishes newsletters quarterly. Check out our Spring 2016 newsletter at the link below! Newsletter Feb 2016 Tags: 2016, Historical Society, Kirkland, Kirkland Historical Society, newsletter, newsletter 2016

Kirkland Historical Society's cover photo
06/07/2016

Kirkland Historical Society's cover photo

Kirkland Historical Society
06/07/2016

Kirkland Historical Society

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309 South 5th Street
Kirkland, IL
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