Exhibit at the Schmidt-Burnham Log House

Click on each of the links below to view the exhibit panels on display at the Schmidt Burnham Log House

Why Did People First Settle in Winnetka 
Daily Life at the Log House
Who were the Burnhams
How the Burnhams Aquired the Log House
Why Did the Burnhams Travel Abroad
How Did Anita Share the Family’s Travels
How Did the Winnetka Historical Society Aquire the Log House

View artifacts on display at the Schmidt-Burnham Log House below

White Oak Peg, c. 1837

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This peg was used to test the wood type and age of the logs of the Log House.