Meet the Elgin Oral History Project Posted in: News This week’s Sip, Shop & Stroll, the city’s repeating farmers’ market and downtown business celebration, will feature an appearance from the Elgin Oral History Project. The meet-and-greet will be from 5 to 8 p.m., Nov. 9, and organization directors are eager to hear more stories from Elginites. Founded in 2021, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, the EOHP holds the mission of preserving Elgin’s history through interviews of current and former residents. Interviewers have already conducted over 80 interviews with a plan to provide public access to all audio recordings and their transcriptions. A compilation of 20 local stories was published last year in the city’s ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!