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link to catalog page GANZ, Pots of Promise

Pots of Promise

Mexicans and Pottery at Hull-House, 1920-40

Author: Edited by Cheryl R. Ganz and Margaret Strobel
Pub Date: May 2004

Presenting the Mexican artisans of Hull House and the history of its kilns and pottery   learn more...

link to catalog page HAPGOOD, The Spirit of Labor Author: Hutchins Hapgood Introduction and Notes by James R. Barrett
Pub Date: August 2004

A compelling account of working-class life and politics that make up American Labor history   learn more...

link to catalog page SENGSTOCK, That Toddlin' Town

That Toddlin' Town

Chicago's White Dance Bands and Orchestras, 1900-1950

Author: Charles A. Sengstock Jr.
Pub Date: December 2004

The unknown story of the business behind the bands that became an industry   learn more...

link to catalog page RUSCH, Theodore Dreiser

Theodore Dreiser

Interviews

Author: Edited by Frederic E. Rusch and Donald Pizer
Pub Date: December 2004

Up close and personal with a vibrant iconoclast   learn more...

link to catalog page ROSENTHAL, The Ark in the Park

The Ark in the Park

The Story of Lincoln Park Zoo

Author: Mark Rosenthal, Carol Tauber, and Edward Uhlir
Pub Date: November 2003

The history of one of the oldest zoos in the US, filled with pictures and wonderful stories about the people and animals who made Lincoln Park Zoo   learn more...

link to catalog page WADE, Chicago's Pride

Chicago's Pride

The Stockyards, Packingtown, and Environs in the Nineteenth Century

Author: Louise Carroll Wade
Pub Date: January 2003

The growth of Chicago’s stockyards and the communities that were formed around them in the mid-to-late 19th century   learn more...

link to catalog page ADDAMS, The Selected Papers of Jane Addams

The Selected Papers of Jane Addams

vol. 1: Preparing to Lead, 1860-81

Author: Jane Addams Edited by Mary Lynn McCree Bryan, Barbara Bair, and Maree de Angury
Pub Date: December 2003

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link to catalog page ADE, Stories of Chicago Author: George Ade
Pub Date: June 2003

Revealing stories about the social life of Chicago in the 1890s with illustrations from renouned illustrator John T. McCutcheon.   learn more...

link to catalog page ADDAMS, Women at The Hague

Women at The Hague

The International Congress of Women and Its Results

Author: Jane Addams, Emily G. Balch, and Alice Hamilton
Pub Date: October 2003

Examination of women’s involvement and influence during the World War I pacifist movement resulting from the 1915 Hague International Congress of Women.   learn more...

link to catalog page KEATING, Building Chicago

Building Chicago

Suburban Developers and the Creation of a Divided Metropolis

Author: Ann Durkin Keating
Pub Date: April 2002

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