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Along the Calumet River
Cynthia L. Ogorek. Arcadia Publishing, October 2004.

America at the Fair: Chicago's 1893 World's Columbian Exposition
Chaim M. Rosenberg. Arcadia Publishing, February 2008.

Chicago's Classical Architecture: The Legacy of the White City
David Stone, Arcadia Publishing, February 2005.
We shared a couple of images with David for this book, so look forward to receiving and reviewing it.

Chicago Divided: The Making of a Black Mayor
Paul Kleppner. Northern Illinois University Press, March 1985.

Chicago's Midway Airport: The First Seventy-Five Years
Christopher Lynch. Lake Claremont Press, January 2003.

Chicago's Southeast Side
Rod Sellers and Dominic A. Pacyga. Arcadia Publishing, 1998 (reprint 2005)

Contesting Images: Photography and the World's Columbian Exposition
by Julie K. Brown. University of Arizona Press, January 1994.

Death in the Haymarket: A Story of Chicago, the First Labor Movement and the Bombing that Divided Gilded Age America
James Green. Pantheon Books, March 2007.

The Eastland Disaster
Ted Wachholz in association with The Chicago Historical Society and The Eastland Disaster Historical Society.

A Field Guide to Gay & Lesbian Chicago
Kathie Bergquist, Robert McDonald. Lake Claremont Press, June 2006.

Lost Chicago
David Garrard Lowe. Watson-Guptill; Revised edition, October 2000.

On the Job: Behind the Stars of the Chicago Police Department
Daniel P. Smith. Lake Claremont Press, February 2008.

Palace Car Prince: A Biography of George Mortimer Pullman
Liston Edgington Leyendecker. Univ Pr of Colorado, June 1992.

The People's Palace: The Story of the Chicago Cultural Center
Nancy Seeger. Chicago Cultural Center, 1999.

The Plan of Chicago: Daniel Burnham and the Remaking of the American City
Carl Smith. University Of Chicago Press, August 2007.

Richard Nickel's Chicago: Photographs of a Lost City
Richard Cahan, Michael Williams. CityFiles Press, November 2006.

Rogers Park
Jacque Day Archer & Jamie Wirsbinski Santoro. Arcadia Publishing, January 2007.

Taylor Street: Chicago's Little Italy
Kathy Catrambone abd Ellen Shubart. Arcadia Publishing, February 2007.

Today's Chicago Blues
Karen Hanson. Lake Claremont Press, January 2007.

Urban Disorder and the Shape of Belief : The Great Chicago Fire, the Haymarket Bomb, and the Model Town of Pullman
Carl Smith. University Of Chicago Press, June 1996.

White City Recollections: The Illustrated 1893 Diary of a Trip to the World's Columbian Exposition
G. L. Dybwad, Joy V. Bliss. The Book Stops Here, October 2003.


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