The Township of Dundee Historical Society is hosting a plaque program on November 7



On Sunday, November 7, the Dundee Township Historical Society will host its 2021 Historic Sites Program and plaque presentation, “Around the Corner Plaquing” at 2 pm.

After the 2020 hiatus, the Historical Society will award plaques to four houses in West Dundee. Three of the homes are in the block bordered by Second and Third Streets and Oregon Avenue and Liberty Street.

At 219 S. Third St. stands the William Oatman House, a handsome three-story red brick structure.

In the 200 block of South Second Street are two large frame houses. And in the 300 block of South Second is a large brick square with porches on the first and second floors.

The four houses date between 1904 and 1918 and are carefully maintained to perpetuate their original appearance.

All area residents are invited to participate in this recognition program to learn about some of the former residents of the Township of Dundee, popular structural styles of the past, and ways to retain or restore their architecturally designed homes. original.

The program will take place at the Dundee Township Historical Society Museum, 426 Highland Ave, West Dundee. There will be no admission fee, donations are graciously accepted.

For more information, call the museum at (847) 428-6996 or

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