R&R – Elmhurst & Regional

  • Elmhurst Local Newspapers This page lists all of the Library’s local newspaper holdings.
  • Elmhurst Local History/Newspaper Index This is an index of several local Elmhurst, IL newspapers. With this tool you can find a citation for a specific newspaper article. The following newspapers are covered: Elmhurst Doings (March 2001-12/23/2010), Elmhurst Independent (September 2001-September 21, 2017), Elmhurst Press (June 1985-2013), Elmhurst Suburban Life (October 2013 -September 22, 2017), Suburban Life (March 1997-September 2000).
  • Historical Museum Photos and Manuscripts  This site is produced by the Elmhurst Historical Museum
  • Local History Files This is an index of PDF files of clippings collected over the years by Elmhurst Public Library staff. As such, authors and publishing dates may be unavailable.
  • Mail-order Homes  The Melrose Park Library partnered with four area libraries/historical societies to create this catalog of, and resource about, mail-order homes in the local area.