Hill Golf Course (owned by the Kane County Forest Preserve
"The clubhouse, overlooking the practice green, is a
renovated dairy barn dating to the property's turn-of-
the-century roots as Kane County's "poor farm." And
prior to its current incarnation, this was the site of the
county's solid waste landfill."
NOTES FROM READERS:
of Residents of Kane County Almshouse from the 1880
hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in
KANE county through the helpful participation of readers.
All are requested to submit items of interest by sending e-mail
to The Poorhouse Lady.