Archives and Local History


Welcome to the online catalog for the Highland Park Archives and Local History collections at the Highland Park Public Library.
Visit the library at 494 Laurel Ave, Highland Park, Illinois:
Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm
Friday 9am-6pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 1pm-5pm

Additional resources are available through the library website at .

Information & Reader Services are available to help with you with your research. For further information and to schedule an appointment, contact us at 847-681-7031 or hppla at for further information.
To contact the archivist directly : nwebster at .
To contact the Highland Park Historical Society, please call 847-432-7090 or 847-432-0216 x138.

In addition to the collections photos available on this site, Highland Park images can be found on Flickr and the Illinois Digital Archives : and .

Contact Nancy Webster, Archivist, nwebster at (email)
Information & Reader Services at hppla at
Mail for the Historical Society may be sent to
P.O. Box 331
Highland Park, IL 60035