Publications

The following books are all available for purchase at our farmhouse museum.

Glenview by Beverly Roberts Dawson

Former Glenview History Center president, Beverly Dawson, offers a pictorial account of the arrival of the first immigrants to the Glenview area, and the village’s history through the first 70 years following incorporation.

book 1bGlenview Naval Air Station by Beverly Roberts Dawson

This vivid account of Glenview’s local history gives a pictorial account of the history of the Glenview Naval Air Base and the Curtiss Airfield which preceded it.

Growing Up With Glenview by Fred A. Rugen, compiled and edited by his daughter Betty Rugen Schutter
 Glenview The First CentennialGlenview: The First Centennial 

This hard cover keepsake book, was produced to commemorate the Village’s 100th anniversary in 1999.

 miscbooks Roots: A Glenview Story and Glenview — 1899-1974

Published in the mid-1970s, this packet contains both paperback books, plus three additional Glenview history booklets.

ClosureThis NASG Base Closure publication was produced in commemoration of the closing of the Naval Air Station in Glenview in 1995.  It is full of pictures (some in color), and contains an outline of the base’s history.

 

If you are interested in browsing or purchasing any of these items, please stop by the center!