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Leaf River Historical Society and Museum

Leaf River, Leaf River Twp., Ogle Co., IL

The Leaf River Historical Society was founded on March 9, 1995. The Historical Society has been collecting and displaying the history of Leaf River and the surrounding area. The society's function is to collect, research, preserve, and display artifacts and documents that illustrate and reflect the Leaf River area heritage. We believe that future generations will better understand their heritage because of this knowledge of the past.

"Leaf River Yesterday's" Booklet and "It Happened in Leaf River" Calendar

The Leaf River Historical Society members were busy last winter creating a special souvenir booklet. Twenty-six pictures and descriptions of many historic business buildings are featured. As Leaf River celebrates it's first 125 years, the souvenir booklet is a treasure that every family will want to own. The calendar was created with countless hours of research to find Leaf River events of note to fill each date.

The souvenir booklet can be purchased for $7.00 plus .75 postage.

The calendar price is $2.00 plus $1.50 postage

Both souvenir booklet and calendar are $9.00 plus $2.00 postage

Leaf River Historical Museum

P. O. Box 32

Leaf River, IL 61047-0032

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