The photographs in this digital art gallery are courtesy of the Northbrook Historical Society’s Nolan Postcard Collection and Schinleber Collection of early Shermerville and Northbrook images.
The Northbrook Historical Society was organized in December 1973 and Incorporated in March 1974 by residents interested in preserving the history of our Village. As stated in the bylaws, the purpose of the society is:
To discover, collect, preserve, and disseminate knowledge, which will establish or illustrate the history of the Village of Northbrook, its exploration, settlement, development, and progress.
Northbrook Historical Society
1775 Walters Avenue, Northbrook, IL 60015
Phone: (847) 498-3404