Elgin History Museum





Thank you to our Elgin Experience Donors!

Steve Thoren & Maureen McWaid

Wing Mansion
Personal tour of Wing Mansion! Then take a ride in a Model T Ford.

Dennis Roxworthy

Toy Story
Tour a vintage toy and bicycle collection – you might get a peek at full-size vintage cars!

Rebecca Hunter

This Old House
House research with historian Rebecca Hunter.


Jerry Turnquist

History Guy for Hire
Private program or tour with historian Jerry Turnquist.

Linda Rock

History Happenings
Elgin history from a woman’s point of view with Linda Rock.

Krisilee Murphy

Dinner in a Historic Home
Krisilee Murphy prepares dinner at the Nancy Kimball Cobblestone House.

Silent Auction Donors


Business Donors

Ace Hardware

Al’s Café

Ala Carte Entertainment

Arabica Cafe


Bowes Creek Country Club


Café Roma

Claim Jumpers

Downtown Neighborhood Association of Elgin

Elgin Public House

Grahams Fine Chocolates

Grumpy Goat

JC Licht

Klein’s Fruit & Vegetables

Larkin Liquor Store

Lettuce Entertain You

Lou Malnati’s

Panera Bread

Paul’s Family Restaurant

Platt Hill Nursery

Ream’s Meat Market

Randall’s Pancake House

Spa Blue

The Little Traveler

Village Squire





Individual Donors

Jim & Sara Ellen Anderson

Dwight & Betsy Armistead

Ken & Jerri Barnhart

Bill Briska & Fran Cella

Mark & Kaye Clemens

Rita Corbett

Barry & Andrea Danielson

John & Ana Devine

Rudy & Lillian Galfi

Laurel & Ivo Garza

Jeff & Tricia Grosser

Ricky Harris

Rebecca Hunter

Paul Larson

Anne LoCascio & Bill Schmidt

Holly Mack

John & Liz Marston

Dennis & Sandi McClure

Dale Moorhouse

Mike & Krisilee Murphy

Linda Rock

Dennis & Laurie Roxworthy

Rachel Neville

Laura Stroud

Chandler Swan

Steve Thoren & Maureen McWaid

Jim Turner

Jerry Turnquist

Jackie Vossler & Rich Renner

Al & Kathy Walters


Champagne Level

City of Elgin

Terry & Sue Gable

Laurel & Ivo Garza

Anne LoCascio & Bill Schmidt

Al & Kathy Walters

Red Wine Level

Bill Briska & Fran Cella

Tish Calhamer

Rudy & Lillian Galfi

John Regan

Dennis & Laurie Roxworthy

Jerry Turnquist & Valerie Barton

White Wine Level

Marianne Bost

Mary Ellen Flacks

Mary & Tom Kemerling

Ira & Jackie Marcus

Sandi & Dennis McClure

Steve & Betty Rauschenberger

Linda Rock & Jeff White

Marge & George Rowe

Beer Level

Rita Corbett

Kevin O’Connor

Lorece Smith