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link to catalog page WEINBERG, The Muckrakers Author: Edited by Arthur Weinberg and Lila Weinberg
Pub Date: May 2001

A challenging call to arms for today’s writers to have the courage of the muckrakers and expose abuse of power wherever they find it   learn more...

link to catalog page ADDAMS, The Spirit of Youth and the City Streets Author: Jane Addams
Pub Date: March 2001

Addams examines the causes for the discontent of youth in the city and argues for the importance of providing direction and focus for the pent-up energies of young men and women   learn more...

link to catalog page MILLER, The Great Chicago Fire Author: Ross Miller
Pub Date: November 2000

Illuminates the birth of modernism in American and the development of a radically new architecture--tested in fire, the modern city emerged   learn more...

link to catalog page LINN, Jane Addams

Jane Addams

A Biography

Author: James Weber Linn Introduction by Anne Firor Scott
Pub Date: June 2000

One of the finest--and most complete--biographies of Jane Addams ever written   learn more...

link to catalog page GETIS, The Juvenile Court and the Progressives Author: Victoria Getis
Pub Date: August 2000

The author traces the many failings of today’s juvenile court system directly to the progressive reformers in Chicago who instituted the system in the belief that the state and science could “fix” the problems of troubled and youthful lawbreakers.   learn more...

link to catalog page SOLBERG, The University of Illinois, 1894-1904

The University of Illinois, 1894-1904

The Shaping of the University

Author: Winton U. Solberg
Pub Date: October 2000

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link to catalog page RANDALL, The History of the Development of Building Construction in Chicago Author: Frank A. Randall
Pub Date: 1999

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link to catalog page HIGDON, Leopold and Loeb

Leopold and Loeb

The Crime of the Century

Author: Hal Higdon
Pub Date: 1999

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link to catalog page RYDELL, The Reason Why the Colored American Is Not in the World's Columbian Exposition

The Reason Why the Colored American Is Not in the World's Columbian Exposition

The Afro-American's Contribution to Columbian Literature

Author: Ida B. WELLS; Frederick DOUGLASS; Irvine Garland PENN; and Ferdinand L. BARNETT--Edited by Robert W. RYDELL
Pub Date: 1999

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link to catalog page LESTER, Stagg's University

Stagg's University

The Rise, Decline, and Fall of Big-Time Football at Chicago

Author: Robin Lester
Pub Date: 1999

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