• Church of the Brethren general offices open house invite

    Invitation for an open house for the Church of the Brethren general offices in Elgin, Illinois. The new headquarters was located at the intersection of Northwest Tollway and Route 25 in Elgin. The ope…

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  • 1st annual Historic Elgin Church walk

    Program from the 1st annual Historicl Elgin Church walk that took place on Sunday, December 27, 1987

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  • Construction of the new Church of the Brethren headquarters

    Long, J. Henry

    This collection of photos taken by J. Henry Long documents the construction process of the World Headquarters and general offices of the Church of the Brethren. Located in Elgin since the early 1900s…

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  • Elgin Apostolic Christian Church

    Dedication and open house for the Elgin Apostolic Christian Church in September 1997. Includes a short history of the Church. The open house took place on Saturday, September 13, 1997 and the dedicati…

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  • Picturesque Elgin

    McGregor, William Ernest, Whitstruck, Carl Gerard

    Photographs of Elgin, Illinois intended to display the city's beauty and industry in the early 1900s.

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  • Watch Elgin / Elgin Association of Commerce

    Elgin Association of Commerce

    Booklet in the shape of a pocket watch describing Elgin, Illinois in the 1920s in order to entice corporations and people to relocate there. Includes descriptions of various amenities that Elgin has t…

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  • Bethlehem Lutheran Church dedication, Elgin, Illinois, 1959

    Wittenstrom, C. F

    Dedication for the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Elgin, Illinois in April 1959. In 1959 the pastor was C.F. Wittenstrom.

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