Event date: 10/17/2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Export event Tuesday, October 6, 2020 / Categories: Events, ISHS Event, General News House of Alvarus Gage, Founder of Somonauk, Historical Marker Dedication DeKalb County Historical Society and the Illinois State Historical Society Join us on Saturday, October 17, at 1 p.m. for the dedication of the House of Alvarus Gage, Founder of Somonauk historical marker. A controlled tour of the original restored house will precede (10 a.m. to 12 p.m.) the ceremony and continue afterwards 2 p.m.to 5 p.m. There will be a rotation of 10 shoe booties to keep the tour moving safely. Face masks are required. This marker is sponsored by the DeKalb County Historical Society and the Illinois State Historical Society. Location: Alvarus Gage House 100 Sycamore Street amd Rt. 34 Somonauk, Illinois (Map) Print Tags: Historical Markers Related articles Illinois Heritage, January–February 2023 Illinois Heritage, November–December 2022 Illinois Heritage, March–April 2022 Illinois Heritage, January–February 2022 Illinois Heritage, November–December 2020 Please login or register to post comments.