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From: "Judith A. Mason" <>
Subject: Re: Libraries in Chicago
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2002 12:38:01 -0500
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Check with a librarian at the Harold Washington Library about their
neighborhood collection. Apparently neighborhood organizations have donated
old records. I have not seen the collection just heard about it.
Judie
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Subject: RE: Libraries in Chicago


> I believe the Harold Washington would be the best bet as you can read the
old
> newspapers on microfilm such as the Chicago Tribune which would give you a
> good "feel" of the city and its neighborhoods.
> Here is a link to the Chicago library with info on learning all about the
> city
>
> http://www.chipublib.org/004chicago/004chicago.html
>
> Here is the website for the historical society
>
> <A HREF="http://www.chicagohs.org/">http://www.chicagohs.org/</A>;
>
> Happy reading!
> Kathy
>
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