The Hyde Park Historical Society Collection 1830-2009


The Hyde Park Historical Society Collection 1830-2009


The Hyde Park Historical Society was founded in 1977 to record and preserve the history of the Hyde Park-Kenwood neighborhood. Included are the Hyde Park Historical Society's administrative records, as well as its collection of historic materials. The collection contains architectural drawings, artifacts, audio material, clippings, correspondence, deeds, manuscripts, maps, memorabilia, oral histories, photographs, postcards, posters, publications, scrapbooks, and slides. These document the individuals, institutions, events, and projects that have shaped Hyde Park's urban and social landscape.

189 linear feet (179 boxes)

eng, Latn


SNAC Resource ID: 11621907

University of Chicago Library

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