A table full of Elgin memorabilia is displayed in Thoren's living room.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Steve Thoren has been collecting since he was a child, especially green Depression glass and clocks of all sizes. In the kitchen, there are 550 pieces of green Depression glass on display.
Some of Thoren's TVs, record players and turntables.
The Elgin home of Thoren is filled with antiques and collectibles. He has been collecting since he was a child, especially green Depression glass and clocks of all sizes.
Steve Thoren stands in the newest room in the house, the record shop, which stores a part of his 8,000 records. This room was completed a year and a half ago.
photos by Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Records hang on display in Thoren's recreated record shop.
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