This historic map of Geneva, Illinois was created in 1869 by Albert Ruger, a prominent 19th century map publisher. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the town as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.

Geneva landmarks on the map include the Fox River, Geneva Court House, Geneva Fair Grounds, Chicago Packing Company, Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Depot, Public School, numerous churches, and more.

This historic map of Geneva was restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.

Bird’s Eye View of Geneva, Illinois in 1869

This old map of Geneva makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.