PROGRAM POSTPONED-Putting Lake Forest on the Map: 1857 Plat Map

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Come learn about the most important surviving early map of Lake Forest and the recent journey to its new home at the Newberry Library in Chicago.   Local historian Art Miller will talk about the history of the map.  Jim Ackerman, Curator of Maps at the Newberry Library will discuss the significance.  Representatives from the Dunn Museum, History Center of Lake Forest-Lake Bluff and the Preservation Foundation will join to discuss why maps continue to matter today.   Please register by using the form below or emailing