Welcome to the Northfield Historical Society!

The Northfield Historical Society lets you explore the people, places, moments, and events that have shaped the history of Northfield, Illinois. Learn more about the region by browsing historical images and exploring the history of Northfield.

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Northfield Police Officers


Northfield Police Officers gather in front of two squad cars.

Northfield Boys


Northfield boys gather around a police squad car.

Northfield Bike Rodeo


Sponsored by the Northfield Police Department, the Bike Rodeo was an annual event that provided a sense of responsibility to Northfield children.…