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CMPLD COVID-19 Digital Archive

COVID19 Digital Archive

In an effort to document the COVID-19 pandemic at a hyper-local level, the Cook Memorial Public Library District (CMPLD) has started the CMPLD COVID-19 Digital Archive. We are asking our community to help us document this moment in history as it is happening through photos and stories.
Do you have a photo you’ve posted to Facebook? Consider adding it to this central repository to make it available for generations to come. Have a story of how your life has changed in the last few weeks?  Please share it with us.
What’s your story?

Submit a photo or story

Video and audio files can be emailed to for inclusion in the archive.


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From the Blog

A Courthouse controversy: Libertyville, Waukegan, and the fight for a county seat, 1839-1841.

Libertyville has been home to many Lake County firsts, but did you know it was the first county seat? Through a series of events, including but not limited to surreptitious petitioning and a rather bitter political feud, Libertyville went from a small but upcoming village to county seat, then back to a village. Arriving in… [...]