Local History

Check out these great resources for local history information!

Wauconda Area Digital History Welcome to the Wauconda Area Digital History, designed and maintained but the Wauconda Area Library!  From horse-drawn carriages on Main Street through decades of summer fun at Bang’s Lake, this new local history photo collection has something for everyone.

Island Lake Historical Society – The Historical Society of Island Lake is a dedicated group of long-time and new residents, and children and relatives of residents who reside in the area or out of state.

Wauconda Area Library  801 N. Main St.,Wauconda, IL 60084
In addition to many local history resources, the library offers free access to Ancestry.com and other online resources.

Wauconda Township Historical Society, 711 N. Main St., P.O. Box 256, Wauconda, IL 60084-0256

Hosted and maintained by the Wauconda Area Library