Sheldon Peck: Portrait of an Ordinary Man in Extraordinary Times

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Presented by Glen Ellyn Historical Society and Lombard Historical Society at Glen Ellyn Historical Society, Glen Ellyn IL

Apr 30
Sheldon Peck: Portrait of an Ordinary Man in Extraordinary Times

The Lombard Historical Society and Tim Frakes Productions, Inc. are proud to present a new 37-minute documentary on the life of Lombard’s famous son, Sheldon Peck. Peck was a radical abolitionist, 19th century primitive folk artist, public education advocate and verified conductor of the Underground Railroad. As many of you know, he lived right next door in Lombard (then called Babcock’s Grove), at Grace Street and Parkside Avenue. Peck was good friends with many of the founding families of

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Please join us for this fascinating and FREE program. Refreshments will be served.

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