Historical Society of Oak Park & River Forest

Oak Park & River Forest Historical Society collects, preserves, and interprets materials documenting the history of the two Chicago suburban communities. Its general reference files include materials on local artists, art organizations, and events. The record in this web resource was compiled from in-person examination of materials. 


217 Home Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302
United States

Collections in this Repository

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Photograph of an artist's easel side table with paints and other materials
Donating Papers

The Archives of American Art collects primary source materials—original letters, writings, preliminary sketches, scrapbooks, photographs, financial records and the like—that have significant research value for the study of art in America.


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