2004 Conference on Illinois History (Conference on Illino)

Venue: Prairie Capital Convention Center

Location: Springfield, Illinois, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 28, 2004 End Date/Time: Sep 29, 2004
Registration Date: Oct 18, 2004
Early Registration Date: Oct 18, 2004
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The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency will host the 6th annual Conference on Illinois History to be held October 28-29, 2004, Springfield, Ill. The Conference is accredited by the Illinois State Board of Education for CPDU.

Details will be posted as they become available at

Luncheon and dinner speakers (preregistration required):
David Kenny and Bob Hartley on Illinois Senators
Tim Samuelson on the Popeil Bros. and Ronco
Catherine Clinton, historian and author of academic and children’s books

Registration deadline: October 18, 2004

The Conference on Illinois History encourages the sharing of Illinois History research with a diverse audience that serves:

*Scholars who seek a forum and feedback for their ongoing research
*Graduate students who wish to gain experience delivering papers at professional conferences
*Avocational historians who wish to share a local history study with a broader audience
*Public historians who have an institutional history or project of interest to conference attendees
*Teachers with a desire to bring new perspectives and teaching techniques into their classrooms
*Students of all ages and walks of life who share an interest in the history of Illinois and its people
*Civil War Round Tables and other groups who research and remember the past.