• Identificationdpu_ead_mss0031
  • TitleGuide to Ranch Triangle Association Records
  • PublisherDePaul University Library Special Collections and Archives
  • Date1960-2010
  • OriginationRanch Triangle Association (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Physical Description3.66 LF
  • RepositoryDePaul University Library Special Collections and Archives 2350 N. Kenmore Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60614 U.S.A.
  • Location3/34/B/4-6
  • AbstractThe RANCH Triangle Association Records contain governing and financial documentation, meeting minutes, correspondence, memos, reports, newsletters, pamphlets and newspaper clippings related to or issued by the RANCH Triangle Association. A significant portion of this collection is dedicated to the issue of urban renewal in the RANCH area.

The RANCH Triangle Association is one of the seven neighborhood associations that make up the districts of Lincoln Park. The association is a subgroup of the Lincoln Park Conservation Association. Its boundaries are Racine, Armitage, North Avenue, Clybourn, and Halsted. RANCH exists to inform the community about issues ranging from crime to urban renewal, and receives requests, feedback, and ideas from the residents. The Association organizes community building activities and fundraisers and helps to beautify and protect Lincoln Park.

The RANCH Triangle Association Records contain governing and financial documentation, meeting minutes, correspondence, memos, reports, newsletters, pamphlets and newspaper clippings related to or issued by the RANCH Triangle Association. A significant portion of this collection is dedicated to the issue of urban renewal in the RANCH area.

This collection is organized into six series: 1. Publications; 2. Administration; 3. Committees; 4. Events; 5. Crime, Safety, and Traffic Issues; 6. Urban Renewal. Most series are arranged chronologically; see individual series-level notes for additional details.

  • NamesRanch Triangle Association (Chicago, Ill.)--Archives
  • Subject
    • Citizens' associations--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago
    • Neighborhoods--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago
    • Neighborhood planning--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago
    • Neighborhood government--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago
  • Geographic CoverageLincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.)--History--Archival resources

This collection is open for research use.

The preferred citation is: Ranch Triangle Association Records, [Box#, Folder#], Special Collections and Archives, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois.

Accession # 1996.11, 2000.59, 2001.01, 2002.50, 2003.16, and 2003.20