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Catalog Number 2015.1.174
Object Name Matchbook
Description Matchbook, 4 1/2' x 1 1/2, green with black lettering, Front- printed in black, "Village Motel on U.S. 20, 4 1/2 miles east of Elgin City Limits, Phone Bartlett 4551, close cover before striking"
Edge- "We welcome your patronage," Back- "Modern cabins with private showers & wash rooms Village Motel, Bartlett ILL. "

The Village Motel was located at 345 E. Lake Street. Later, the name was changed to the Crest Motel. As of 2018, the business is still in operation.
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1960
Material Paper
Height (in) 4.5
Width (in) 1.5
Number of images 1
Search Terms Village Motel
Crest Motel
Lake Street
Subjects Motels
Accession number 2015.1