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The Elk Grove Historical Museum has a wonderful collection of artifacts, research materials and books. Below is a list of Illinois and local history publications available for use.

  • Elk Grove, The Peony Village – McCarthy
  • Elk Grove Village & Township – Issel & Busseret
  • Faces & Places – Elk Grove 1900-1999 Historical Scrapbook
  • Discover the Territory Known As Elk Grove – Coloring Book
  • Itasca
  • The Alexian Brothers of Chicago – Davidson
  • The Mascoutens or Prairie Potawatami – Skinner
  • Chronicle of a Prairie Town, Arlington Heights
  • Daisy’s Chicago Heritage – Rogers
  • Illinois, Land of Lincoln – Carpenter
  • Illinois, A History of the Prairie State – Howard
  • Illinois, A History – Jensen
  • Mount Prospect , Where Town and Country Meet
  • Historic Illinois From the Air – Buisseret
  • The History of Elk Grove Township – Nanci L. Vanderwheel
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