EventsNeighborhoods in the Archives: Uptown

Neighborhoods in the Archives: Uptown

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM


An archivist from CPL’s Northside Neighborhood History Collection shares images of Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood in the 1980s and 1990s from the Robert W. Krueger Photograph Collection. Included are images of some of Uptown’s more well-known landmarks as well as less famous locations that played important roles in the daily lives of community members.

Tune in for a special series of videos featuring archival material related to Chicago’s neighborhoods. CPL archivists and librarians showcase secrets and treasures from the archives that highlight our city’s history.

How to Attend:

This event will take place live on CPL's YouTube channel. and CPL's Facebook page. Can't make it to the live stream? We'll archive the video on YouTube to watch later as well.


Need captioning for this event? Please call (312) 747-4015. Requests must be made at least 10 business days before the event.

This event is part of the One Book, One Chicago 2021 season, exploring the theme "Neighborhoods: Our City's Bedrock" and the book Bedrock Faith by Eric Charles May. For more information visit

One Book, One Chicago
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History and Genealogy

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