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City of Chicago Maps, [ca. 1673-ongoing, bulk 1800-2000]

In the Research Center, please request a map by its author/title, category, date, and its number (if there is one). This is a collection of maps relating to the city of Chicago, or the area that was to become Chicago. Some maps include insets of more than one time period and this is indicated in ...


Severt Hanson papers

Papers about the working life, retirement, and personal life of Severt Hanson, a motorman 43 years for the Chicago Surface Lines, which was succeeded by the Chicago Transit Authority. Materials in the collection also refer to his wife Edna and his daughter Betty.