History of Chicago

History of Chicago

Book - 1975
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Publisher: New York : Arno Press, 1975.
ISBN: 9780405068454
Characteristics: 3 v. : ill. ; 29 cm.


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Published between 1884-86, this illustrated work is an oral history celebrating Chicago's early history and pioneers. Although comprehensive, its balance and reliability may be questioned because it was also a commercial enterprise (people paid for their biographies to be published).

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ParkRidgeReference Mar 16, 2012

History of Chicago by A. T. Andreas is available for online viewing though the database Heritage Quest.

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