Aurora Historical Society artifact shines at Governor’s Mansion

FROM: Aurora Historical Society CONTACT:  Mary Clark Ormond  630-306-5491 or maryclarkormond@yahoo.com RE:  Exhibit at Illinois Governor’s Mansion…

Aurora Story Treasure Hunt

We were so glad to see so many new and familiar faces at the March 2018 Museums…

Andy Aurora – Man About Town

Andy Aurora, the 1964 figure used by the city of Aurora to promote its image, is…

Tanner House Holidays 2017: Room Decorating Contest Results

Favorite rooms at the Tanner House chosen by secret ballot of visitors. First Place: PARLOR  …

Vintage Aurora 2018 Calendar: Transportation

The annual calendar from the Aurora Historical Society is available at the society’s gift shop, The…

Collections Spotlight: Ann Swan’s Map Sampler

By Jennifer Putzier, Curator. The article originally appeared in the Aurora Historical Society e-news, January 2010…

Auroran Spotlight: Charles Lietz

By Bobette Keasler, grand-niece of Charles Lietz. The article originally appeared in the Aurora Historical Society…

Auroran Spotlight: Maud Powell, World Famous Violinist

By Jennifer Putzier, Curator. The article originally appeared in the Aurora Historical Society e-news, April 2010…

Auroran Spotlight: Daniel Wedge, Aurora’s Last Civil War Veteran

By Jennifer Putzier, Curator. The article originally appeared in the Aurora Historical Society e-news, Feburary 2010…

Aurora’s 100 Years of Flight

By John Jaros, Executive Director; edited by Jennifer Putzier, Curator.  This article originally appeared in the…