Saturday, October 18, 2014
GHC Annual Meeting
The Glenview History Center is holding its annual meeting on October 24th.
This year's speaker is Douglas Stiles, a great-great-grandson of watchmaker Jonathan Dillon. According to family legend, Mr. Dillon secretly engraved a message on Abraham Lincoln’s pocket watch at the beginning of the Civil War. Mr. Stiles’ research led to the verification of family story.
Join us and enjoy this interesting bit of history!