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About Us


Mission Statement:  

The Stephenson County Historical Society's mission, in cooperation with the Freeport Park District, is to preserve and promote local and regional history.  This is achieved by maintaining, collecting and conserving quality artifacts and educating the community.



Executive Director: Sharon Welton

Registrar: Allisa Sommers

Museum Docent :Dale Bryant


Board of Directors:

President: Tim Weik

Vice President: Fred Wagner

Treasurer: Connie Sorn

Secretary: Roger Kerr


RIchard Van Raden

Harvey Wilhelms

Nicholas Smith

Denise Kinney

Rebecca Quiggle

Betsy Kroeger

Micheal Eaton



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