© Special Collections Department,
Richard J. Daley Library,
University of Illinois at Chicago
About this Exhibit
Most of the Photographs and documents in this exhibit are taken from the Forest Preserves District of Cook County collection in the Special Collections Department of Richard J. Daley Library at the University of Illinois at Chicago. These materials represent only a small portion of the materials available in this collection, which is scheduled to be made available to the public by 2011. Other materials have been taken from the following collections in the Special Collections Department, Richard J. Daley Library, University of Illinois at Chicago: Education in Chicago-Pamphlet Collection Hull-House Association Collection The Jane Addams Personal Library Collection The Lawrence J. Gutter Collection of Chicagoana The Ludwig Mies Van der Rohe Collection The Rare Books Collection To view finding aids for these and other collections, visit our website at: http://library.uic.edu/home/collections/manuscripts-and-rare-books. Or visit us at: Special Collections Department Richard J. Daley Library University of Illinois at Chicago 801 S. Morgan St. M/C 234 Room 3-330 Chicago, IL 60607 Phone: (312) 996-2742 FUNDING This exhibit is made possible by a generous grant from the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation. (http://www.gddf.org) ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The following persons contributed to this project: Exa Von Alt, Graduate Assistant, Curator Matthew Popovich, Graduate Assistant, Curator Dan Harper, Graduate Assistant, Curator Dan Brunsvold, Graduate Assistant, Curator Traci Hercher, Assistant Photographer, Web Designer Peggy Glowacki, Archival Operations and Reference Specialist, Project Director Additional assistance provided by: Jessica Applebee Amanda Lettner Sylvie Rollason-Cass Resource Management Department, Forest Preserve District of Cook County (http://www.fpdcc.com) COPYRIGHT Material on this site is copyright 2009 Board of Trustees, University of Illinois at Chicago.
About this Exhibit