The following digital resources are not affiliated with the Niles Historical Society.

Greetings from Niles

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Digital Collection (Newberry Library) features twenty unique postcards of Niles from the years 1917-1965.

Road Trip!

From Niles’ very own Leaning Tower to the local art and hidden historical gems of Chicago and beyond, there is plenty to get out and explore in the Niles area.

A Bird’s Eye View of Niles through History

Enter an address or city into the search bar and click “go,” then select “aerials” from the menu and begin time traveling!

Niles in the 20th Century

Photographs featuring Niles in the 1930s-1970s. Including: local parades, family sports & businesses, construction, police and fire activity, and even a bank robbery in progress!