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Chicago Photographers, 1847 Through 1900: As Listed in Chicago City Directories By Chicago Historical Society
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Chicago Photographers, 1847 Through 1900: A listing of photographers in Chicago from 1847-1900
Ragdale Historic Structure Report By Johnson Lasky Architects
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Historic Structure Report for Ragdale House - 1897 summer home of prominent Chicago architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Fully illustrated, this report documents the initial construction, subsequent... More > alterations and current state of the property and recommends an appropriate method of historic preservation treatment based on physical research and an interpretation of the historic context.< Less
Ragdale Historic Structure Report By Johnson Lasky Architects
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Historic Structure Report for Ragdale House - 1897 summer home of prominent Chicago architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Fully illustrated, this report documents the initial construction, subsequent... More > alterations and current state of the property and recommends an appropriate method of historic preservation treatment based on physical research and an interpretation of the historic context.< Less
Amplifying Arts: Establishing Sustainable Community Partnerships on Chicago's South Side By Chicago Policy Research Team
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Amplifying Arts outlines ways the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, the Washington Park Arts Incubator (WPAI), and the DuSable Museum of African American History can amplify artistic and... More > cultural activity through creative place-making efforts based on the South Side of Chicago. Historically, the South Side has been a major center of black culture in the United States. In recent decades, however, the artistic and cultural life of the South Side community has suffered from the effects of economic, demographic, and cultural shifts. Recently, local organizations and institutions, including the University of Chicago, have tried to reverse this trend.< Less
In Love With a Cowboy: A Pair of Historical Romances By Doreen Milstead
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Two Red Headed Sisters For The Colorado Brothers - Two women from Russia take the long journey to America and their soon to be husbands, not realizing that they could be stranded in Chicago because... More > of legal disputes between the railways. The brothers have heard about the potential trouble so they make their way to meet their wives, along with a third brother who is a troublemaker. Three Sisters & the Journey West - A woman and her two sisters fall on hard times in England when their alcoholic father dies, so they all decide to go out west and seek mail order husbands. Only one has actually corresponded with a rancher but throughout the long journey by ship, train and stagecoach, she wonders if he’ll still be there at the end, and also, what will happen to her beloved sisters.< Less
Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI By Robert Tabern, Kandace Tabern
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The busiest Amtrak route in the Midwest is the "Hiawatha Service" between Chicago, Glenview, Sturtevant, Milwaukee Airport, and Downtown Milwaukee. From the building of this railroad line... More > in the 1870's by the Milwaukee Road to the present-day, this route guide book explains it all. Both regular travelers and rail fans will enjoy knowing what they are seeing outside the windows of the train as they take this 85-mile train trip between two of the Midwest's most interesting cities. This milepost-by-milepost guide points out various historical and natural landmarks that even the most frequent traveler between Chicago and Milwaukee might not know about.< Less
Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to St. Louis, MO By Robert Tabern, Kandace Tabern
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One of the busiest train lines out of Chicago is the route down to Springfield, IL and St. Louis, MO. Ten trains run per day, and now travelers have the opportunity to know about the sites they are... More > seeing out their window during this 284-mile journey thanks to the latest edition of "Outside the Rails". Highlight covered in this rail route guide include important historical information about the I&M Canal, Route 66, and various Abraham Lincoln sites. Where can you see bison from the train? Where can you see coal mines from the train? "Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to St. Louis, MO" has all the answers to make your trip that much more enjoyable.< Less
The Historical Seeds and Worldwide Dissemination of House Music By Dana Ayres
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This book details the nearest-actual history of the early beginnings of House music. New York City created the musical style. Chicago gave the music its name.
The Historical Seeds and Worldwide Dissemination of House Music By Dana Ayres
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This book details the nearest-actual history of the early beginnings of House music. New York City created the musical style. Chicago gave the music its name.
Outside the Rails: A Rail Route Guide from Chicago to St. Paul, MN (Second Edition) By Robert Tabern
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If you ever ride the train between Chicago, Milwaukee, and the Twin Cities...then this is the book that you need! The second edition of "Outside the Rails" features 300 pages of useful... More > information describing the different sites that passengers see while aboard Amtrak's "Hiawatha Service" and "Empire Builder" trains. Ever look out your window and wonder what something is? Chances are it is in this book! The author spent more than 5 years researching historic buildings, natural, and geological sites along the 417 mile route from Chicago to St. Paul. This route guide is also popular with passengers who are participating in a "Friends of the 261" charter trip. So, stop wondering "What is that?"...and be in the know with "Outside the Rails".< Less