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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 ...


Jacob M. Arvey papers

Correspondence, pamphlets, minutes, reports, newsletters, personal calendars, and other papers of Jacob M. Arvey, concerning his work as 24th Ward Alderman in the Chicago City Council (1923-1941), chairman of the Cook County Democratic Party (1946-1950), and Commissioner on the Chicago Park Distr...