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Early Chicago – A Lecture

Early Chicago – A Lecture – John Wentworth This lecture about the early days of Chicago was delivered before the Sunday Lecture Society at McCormick Hall on Sunday, May 7th, 1876. Hon. John Wentworth was the editor, publisher and proprietor … Weiterlesen

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The Book of Chicago

The Book of Chicago – Robert Shackleton In his facile, chatty way the author tells of the city’s marvelous growth, taking us from the Loop through that Olympus of Chicago, the Lake Shore Drive to Oak Park and South Chicago. … Weiterlesen

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Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 5

Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 5 – Josiah Seymour Currey Maybe there has never been a more comprehensive work on the history of Chicago than the five volumes written by Josiah S. Currey – and possibly there will … Weiterlesen

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Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 4

Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 4 – Josiah Seymour Currey Maybe there has never been a more comprehensive work on the history of Chicago than the five volumes written by Josiah S. Currey – and possibly there will … Weiterlesen

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Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 3

Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 3 – Josiah Seymour Currey Maybe there has never been a more comprehensive work on the history of Chicago than the five volumes written by Josiah S. Currey – and possibly there will … Weiterlesen

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Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 2

Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 2 – Josiah Seymour Currey Maybe there has never been a more comprehensive work on the history of Chicago than the five volumes written by Josiah S. Currey – and possibly there will … Weiterlesen

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A Centennial history of the city of Chicago – Its men and institutions

A Centennial history of the city of Chicago – Its men and institutions – Charles Anderson Dana For sure this book can not claim that it is a complete, comprehensive history of Chicago’s first 100 years, but the publishers believe … Weiterlesen

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Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 1

Chicago: Its History and its Builders Volume 1 – Josiah Seymour Currey Maybe there has never been a more comprehensive work on the history of Chicago than the five volumes written by Josiah S. Currey – and possibly there will … Weiterlesen

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The History of Cook County, Illinois

The History of Cook County, Illinois – Weston A. Goodspeed In this book the author, Weston A. Goodspeed, and the editor, Juergen beck, offer a general survey of Cook County history, including a condensed history of Chicago and special account … Weiterlesen

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