"St. James Farm: A DuPage Gem"

March 26, 2020 7:00 p.m.

DuPage County Historical Museum

Wheaton, Illinois

Due to the Coronavirus threat, the Culinary Historians of Northern Illinois and the DuPage County Historical Museum have postponed this event until September 17th at 7pm. We hope you will be able to join us at that time. Your reservation on Eventbrite will be automatically rolled over to the September date, if you will not be able to join us, please return the ticket. This will allow our staff to get an accurate count in September as we get closer to the date.

"A History of St. James Farm"

March 26, 2020 7 p.m.

Learn about the history of this DuPage County Gem from Kevin Davis.  In addition to his personal connection to the estate, Davis has researched the McCormick family and presented papers on both the family and the farm. 

To Register

call 630-510-4941 or visit dupagemuseum.org

Kevin Davis 

Kevin Davis is the Administrator of the Messenger Public Library in North Aurora Illinois. He is a contributor to theEncyclopedia of Chicago (2004) and past editor of the Warrenville Historical Society Newsletter.  Kevin  volunteers at the St. James Farm Forest Preserve (Warrenville Illinois). He has presented papers on both the McCormick family and the history of St. James Farm for the Illinois State Historical Society’s’ Illinois History Conference. Kevin is a two time graduate of Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois where he earn both a Bachelors degree (History) and a Masters in Library Science.

 

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DuPage County Historical Museum

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