Invite a friend
Coffee Talk: Dating Photographs Through Clothing
Coffee Talk is a free monthly event held at and sponsored by Des Plaines History Center where visitors enjoy a historical themed discussion or performance. This month's theme is dating photographs through clothing. The public is welcome to bring in old photographs of family or others and will learn how to date them based on clothing style under the instruction of Ellie Carlson, a museum curator with over 25 years of experience.
More About Des Plaines History Center
Since 1967, Des Plaines History Center has been devoted to preserving all historical material related to Des Plaines and bringing together history buffs in the community. Its collection houses more than 31,000 objects and documents from the 19th and 20th centuries. It hosts lectures, tours, Boy and Girl Scout programs and participates in and helps organize festivals throughout the year. The center also contains a museum and gift shop.