• Frontier Days Pictorial Supplement, 1951

    Des Plaines Publishing Company

    Special newspaper supplement to the August 30, 1951 edition of the Des Plaines Suburban Times detailing highlights of the second annual Frontier Days Festival celebrations which were held August 22 -…

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  • Town Goes "Western" Beginning Wednesday

    Des Plaines Publishing Company

    Newspaper article from the August 9, 1951 edition of the Des Plaines Suburban Times about the second annual Frontier Days Festival celebrations which were held August 22 - 26, 1951. Includes a schedul…

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  • Meet the New Sheriff!

    Des Plaines Publishing Company

    Photograph and article about K.C. Milner, a Des Plaines barber, who was voted as the symbolic "Sheriff" of the Frontier Days Festival, 1951. Milner named Ken Bending and Rev. Dunning (first name not g…

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  • "Frontier Days" Attract Thousands; All Prize Winners Announced

    Des Plaines Publishing Company

    Article from the August 30, 1951 edition of the Des Plaines Suburban Times summarizing the Frontier Days festivities which were held in Des Plaines from August 22 - 26, 1951. The festivities included…

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