Chicago: A Historical Guide to the Neighborhoods: the Loop and South Side
Glen E. Hoyt and Dominic Pacyga (1979) F548.68.A1 H64 1979, Open Shelf This guide to some of Chicago’s historic south side neighborhoods uses both words and images to create a historical and social iconography.
Chicago and its Suburbs
Everett Chamberlain (1874) 720.973 I290Ccha, Special The last quarter is given over to short narratives of subdivisions and suburbs that were outside the city in 1874. Many of these, obviously, are now in the city.
Chicago, City of Neighborhoods
Dominic Pacyga and Ellen Skerrett (1986) F548.18 .P33 1986, Open Shelf In addition to describing the origins and development of the neighborhoods, the book uses historic and contemporary photographs to illustrate changes, which have taken place over the years. Also included are fifteen selected tours based on these neighborhood histories.
Forty-four Cities in the City of Chicago
Chicago Plan Commission (1942) 711.41 C53pf, Stack 4 A short narrative history of each of the 75 communities outlined by Burchard in 1935.
13 hours 1 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago OCTOBER 14—Join us for After Dark in the Modern Wing!
See the groundbreaking exhibition Moholy-Nagy: Future Present with special tours and late-night access. And check out live performances by Phebe Starr and Campdogzz, plus DJ sets from Shaka 23.
Attendees must be 21+. Hosted by The Evening Associates of the Art Institute of Chicago.
17 hours 5 min ago The Art Institute of Chicago Each Thorne Miniature Room is a tiny window to a larger world.
In Drawing Rooms, see the tiny rooms scaled to life-size. Remix and decorate them with drawings, then create your own miniature space—now available in the Ryan Learning Center's Interactive Gallery.