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Posted on: January 6, 2021

[ARCHIVED] 100th Anniversary Book On Sale Now

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Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: January 6, 2021

The Village of Westmont has begun its year-long 100th anniversary celebration.  Various events and activities related to the 100th anniversary will be scheduled throughout the year leading up to the actual anniversary date of November 10, 2021.

One of the kick-off projects is the publishing of a new Westmont 100th Anniversary history book titled Images of America: Westmont, which was officially released on January 4, 2021 and is on sale now.  The book features over 100 pages of historical photos and stories that span more than 100 years of history.  The book was written by Westmont resident Maggie South in collaboration with the Westmont Area Historical Society.


In conjunction with the 100th anniversary celebration, the Westmont Historical Society has created a special membership package that includes a copy of the book as well as two bottles of an anniversary commemorative amber ale being created by the Whiskey Hill Brewing Co.


  • 2021 Historical Society Membership
  • 1 copy of Images of America: Westmont
  • 2 bottles of 100th anniversary beer


  • 2021 Historical Society Membership
  • 1 copy of Images of America: Westmont
  • 1 bottle of 100th anniversary beer

BOOK PURCHASE ONLY - $17 ($5 savings)
Special pricing through the Westmont Historical Society through February 26. 

To sign up for the Westmont Historical Society special membership offers, please fill out the Gregg House Museum anniversary membership special flyer

Images of America: Westmont is also available for purchase online and in bookstores.  The book, published through Arcadia Publishing, retails for $21.99.  It is one of over 8,000 titles in this popular series.

Images of America: Westmont

Arcadia Publishing -
Barnes & Noble -
Anderson’s Bookshops -

All royalties from the sales of this book will benefit the Westmont Area Historical Society.  For more information, contact the Westmont Area Historical Society at 630-969-8080.


Contact: Larry McIntyre
Village of Westmont
Communications Director/Public Information Officer

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