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News of the World in Elgin with Jerry Turnquist

August 4 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 am CDT

Virtual and in-person program hosted by GAIL BORDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY.

Please note: this event takes place on Zoom OR at Gail Borden Public Library (270 N. Grove) NOT at the Museum.

What was Elgin like in the 1870s? Elgin historian Jerry Turnquist connects Elgin history to the book, News of the World. Using local papers, Jerry will talk about life in Elgin and beyond.

Please register for both in-person and virtual attendance for this event on the library website. https://attend.gailborden.info/event/5260155



August 4
12:00 am - 1:00 am CDT


Gail Borden Public Library
270 North Grove Avenue
Elgin, IL 60120 United States
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