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Facebook group reunites former Skokie residents 2011-07-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 7, 2011 , p. 12 Robey, Pam, Skokie Historical Society, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Skokie - Residents, Winkler, Steven, Internet, Anderson, Jane Selvey, Ossey, Debi, Harold, Cecil, Pressman, Linda, Ericksen, Keith
Heirlooms of our historical societies 2006-04-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 27, 2006, p. 71 Museums, Skokie Heritage Museum, Skokie Historical Society, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Sheryl DeVore
Skokie planners prepare to digitize village history 2006-02-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 2006, p. 10 Skokie Public Library, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Park District, Schneiderman, Mark, Skokie Historical Society, History, Internet, Rigoni, Al, SkokieNet
North Shore towns risk identity crisis 2005-07-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 21, 2005, p. 76 Names, titles, etc., Skokie Historical Society, Skokie, Witry, Richard (Dick) J.
Past is present for historical societies 2005-03-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 17, 2005, p. 123 Museums, Smith, Ronald, Skokie Heritage Museum, Skokie Historical Society, Witry, Pat, History, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Hanson, Amanda
Park district to raze historic Harms house 2002-06-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 2002, p. 3 Lake County Grading, Ohrlund, John, Harms, Henry, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Frenzel, Allan, Belkin, Liz, Hartman, Steve, Historic buildings
Harms house fate depends on state 2001-08-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 30, 2001, p. 3 Alexander, Deborah, Skokie Park Board, Skokie Historical Society, Fundraising and fundraisers, Grants, Pharmacia, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Historic buildings, Henry Harms House, Illinois First
Harms house neighbors don't want demolition 2000-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 2000, p. 8 Meccia, A.J., Haugg, Ted, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Smessaert, Ray, Witry, Richard (Dick) J., Daghestani, Ann, Historic buildings
Demolition a possibility for Harms home 2000-02-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 10, 2000, p. 3 Harms, Henry, Nees, Michael, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Skokie founder's house goes on block Tuesday 1999-04-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 15, 1999, p. 5 Harms, Henry, Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Trophies preserve a link with the past 1998-08-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 6, 1998, p. 89 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Athletics, Skokie Historical Society, Humphrey, Barry, Niles East High School, Turry, Jerry
Fire hits historic house 1997-01-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 23, 1997, p. 3 Fires, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings, Harrar, Adam
On the paths of pioneers : Cemetery walks show's Skokie's first settlers were nobody's ghoul 1996-10-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 10, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 7 Cemeteries, Cemetery Walk, Nees, Michael, St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery, Skokie Heritage Museum, Skokie Historical Society, Mytnick, Doug, O'Toole, Elizabeth
Skokie draws on itself for war exhibit 1996-08-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 1996, p. B2 Skokie Heritage Museum, Skokie Historical Society, Witry, Pat, Bratsakis, George, Christie, Kristina, Bart, David, Humphrey, Barry, O'Toole, Elizabeth, War, Bart, Julia, Art exhibitions
Metal house shows its mettle 1996-03-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 28, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Hoffman, Vic, Skokie Historical Society, Housing, Lustrons
Register status an unexpected reversal 1996-03-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 14, 1996, p. 3 Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, National Park Service, Skokie Historical Society, National Register of Historic Places, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Operation Greenlight, Historic buildings
Condo plans eyed 1995-10-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 12, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Nees, Michael, Skokie Historical Society, Brod, Magdalene, Housing - Condominiums, Norwood Builders Inc., Rigoni, Al
Skokie depot doomed? 1995-09-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 14, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, Nees, Michael, Skokie Historical Society, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Historic buildings
Ghosts from Skokie's past haunt cemetery walk 1995-07-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 13, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 1 Cemeteries, Cheetham, Elizabeth, Cemetery Walk, Skokie Heritage Museum, St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Skokie Historical Society, Haben, John
Train depot saved? Landmark status OK'd 1995-06-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 22, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Historic Sites Advisory Council, Dempster Street Train Station, Skokie Historical Society, North Shore Station, National Register of Historic Places, Historic buildings
Fund drive created to build trophy case for Niles East 1995-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 1995, p. 106 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Athletics, Skokie Historical Society, Humphrey, Barry, Niles East High School, Turry, Jerry
Reconsider plan, Nees tells board 1995-04-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 20, 1995, p. 3 Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, Skokie Board of Trustees, Nees, Michael, Skokie Historical Society, Railroads, Operation Greenlight, Gorell, Jacqueline
Depot : Should it stay? 1995-04-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 20, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, Dempster Street Train Station, Skokie Historical Society, North Shore Station, Operation Greenlight, Historic buildings
Effort to save vintage station on track 1995-04-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 13, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, Dempster Street Train Station, Skokie Historical Society, North Shore Station, Operation Greenlight, Historic buildings
Future dim for landmark Dempster depot 1995-03-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 30, 1995, p. 3 TDA Illinois Inc., Dempster Street Train Station, Illinois Department of Transportation, Skokie Historical Society, Ciorba Group Inc., Operation Greenlight, Rigoni, Al, Historic buildings, Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois
Historical Society helps track local family trees 1995-03-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 2, 1995, p. 6 Abbink, Marilyn, Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies, Oakes, Gertrude Blameuser
Shooting the past 1994-11-10 The Skokie Heritage Museum and the Skokie Historical Society jointly manage the photo archive. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 10, 1994, Sec. 2, p. 1 Museums, Skokie Heritage Museum, Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies, Photography
Society tour serves meal, Skokie history 1994-05-05 The Skokie Historical Society held a fundraising dinner in historic Skokie homes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 5, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Fundraising and fundraisers
Dempster station's final stop? 1994-03-03 The Skokie Historical Society is trying to find a new use for the North Shore Station on Dempster, which is scheduled to be demolished. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 3, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Dempster Street Train Station, North Shore Station, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Historians want to save station 1993-12-09 The Skokie Historical Society is attempting to save the historic North Shore Station. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 9, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Swift, Dempster Street Train Station, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Spare Swift terminal: society 1993-11-18 The Skokie Historical Society would like to preserve the 68-year-old Skokie Swift station. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 18, 1993, p. 12 Skokie Swift, Dempster Street Train Station, Transportation, Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
Skokie exhibit highlights Niles East role in history 1993-09-16 The Skokie Historical Society is featuring a Niles East exhibit. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 16, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Niles East High School
Niles East exhibit preserves memories 1993-09-09 The Skokie Historical Society is featuring a Niles East exhibit. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 9, 1993, p. 5 Skokie Historical Society, Niles East High School
Old Skokie houses leave mark on local history 1993-06-17 Twelve Skokie houses received historic markers from the Skokie Historical Society. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 17, 1993, p. 14 Skokie Historical Society, Historic buildings
History group picks officers 1993-04-01 The Skokie Historical Society will induct new officers. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 1, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 3 Elections, Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies
State asked to halt OCC demolition 1993-02-04 The Skokie Historical Society is asking the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency to block the demolition of the old Niles East High School building. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 4, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Historical Society, Oakton Community College - Buildings, Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, Niles East High School
Preserving history at Niles East 1992-12-17 The Skokie Historical Society is outraged about Oakton Community College's plan to demolish its building at 7701 N. Lincoln. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 1992, p. 5 Skokie Historical Society, Oakton Community College - Buildings
Skokie to mark its history treasures 1992-12-17 The Skokie Historical Society is initiating a historical marker program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 17, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie - History, Skokie Historical Society
OCC plans drawn into historic tiff 1992-12-10 The Skokie Historical Society is outraged about Oakton Community College's plans to demolish its building at 7701 N. Lincoln. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 10, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Historical Society, Oakton Community College - Buildings
Historical Society's 'new' home ready by fall 1992-05-14 The Skokie Historical Society will be moving to the newly restored Skokie firehouse this fall. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 14, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Buildings, Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies
No Title 1988-07-30 The Skokie Historical Society will meet on August 4 at Skokie Public Library. Mary Radmacher, Chief Librarian from 1956 until her retirement, will speak about the history of the library. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, July 30, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Radmacher, Mary, History, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie Historical Society 1984-09-20 A new sign, designating the property at 8031 Floral as the home of the Skokie Historical Society, was presented to the society by the Skokie Park District. The News, Thursday, September 20, 1984, p. 3 Skokie Park District, Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies
Skokie Historical Society Honors memory of Dr. Klehm 1982-05-23 A Skokie Historical Society exhibit honoring the pioneering spirit of Dr. A. Louise Klehm, Niles Center's first woman physician, is in the Skokie Public Library through May 29. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 23, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Klehm, A. Louise, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie celebrates 93rd birthday 1981-03-12 To mark Skokie's 93rd birthday in March, the Skokie Historical Society created a display in the library which recalls the beginnings of the village's first free public library. The News, Thursday, March 12, 1981, p. 4 Skokie - History, Skokie Public Library, Skokie Historical Society
Historical Society seeks $ backing in February 1980-01-24 Historical Society will launch its first fundraising drive in February. The News, Thursday, January 24, 1980, p. 20 Skokie Historical Society, Fundraising and fundraisers
Verna Beaver makes Village history alive 1978-10-26 Verna Beaver tells of her involvement in Skokie's affairs. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 26, 1978, Sec. 2, p. 2 Skokie - History, Beaver, Verna, Skokie Historical Society
Cruising through old Niles Center 1978-06-29 Skokie Historical Society offers walking tours on the history of Skokie. The News, Thursday, June 29, 1978, p. 1 Skokie - History, Skokie Historical Society
Historical committee looking for members 1978-02-26 Skokie Historical Committee has begun a drive to organize a Skokie Historical Society. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, February 26, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Skokie Historical Society, Organizations and societies