Together with Arcadia Publishing, the Crystal Lake Historical Society has produced a Postcard History Book of Crystal Lake. Using 190+ postcards from the Society's collection, Diana Kenney has created a visual history of Crystal Lake. All proceeds from the sale of this book will benefit the Crystal Lake Historical Society. Books are available at:
Colonel Palmer House, Route 176 & Terra Cotta
Crossroads Gifts, 57 N. Williams St.
City of Crystal Lake, 100 W. Woodstock St.
To purchase online (price includes postage):
Please go here to listen to Diana Kenney, Crystal Lake Historical Society president, discuss some of the efforts the Society is involved with, along with a further description of the Vintage Postcard book. The audio is from a December 6, 2009 interview Diana had with Stew Cohen of local radio station STAR 105.5. (Note: the full 10 1/2 minute interview is playable in MP3 file format and is approximately 8 MB in storage size)