Collections & Archives

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at SHM’s Collections.

The Sycamore History Museum has a large archival and three-dimensional collection. Some of the most requested archival resources include genealogical materials, information about property, and general business records.

The Museum houses a significant artifact collection which reflects daily life and special events in Sycamore history. Highlights include textiles, sports memorabilia —  including the 1984 Olympic torch, marketing materials from local businesses, agricultural, and Pumpkin Fest items. Only a portion of the collection is on display.