630-406-5274 | 155 Houston Street, Batavia, Illinois 60510
About the Batavia Historical Society
A MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT

Dear Visitors,

History occurs on a daily basis, starting with today.

We must preserve the rich history of Batavia, Illinois, and the Batavia Township for the enrichment and benefit of generations to come. In order to accomplish this task, a significant amount of energy has been expended to gather all that is known about our past. This will be a never-ending task facing us in order to fill in the voids. This web site will be one means of helping us achieve this goal by providing an easy way for others to assist in identifying unknown people and lost information.

Communicating with us for research into the past and alerting us to events creating the history of tomorrow will be made easier with the technology of today. We hope you enjoy this experience and come back often.

Sincerely,
Robert F. Peterson

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MEET THE BOARD
OFFICERS

President: Robert F. Peterson
V.P. & Program Chairman: Robert Nelson
Recording Secretary: Donna Womack
Corresponding Secretary: Georgene Kauth O’Dwyer
Treasurer: Ralph Fisher
Historian: Glenn Miner

DIRECTORS

Norman Freedlund
Eldon Frydendall
Dan Hoefler
Gary King
Larry Overstreet
Ron Link
Terry Taylor
Museum Director: Jennifer Putzier
Historian Editor: Doris Sherer, Glenn Miner

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