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Chicago History

This guide provides resources for information pertaining to Chicago History.

Reference Resources

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What are Reference Books?

A reference book contains facts, such as a dictionary or an encyclopedia, that assist with looking for particular information. 

The following titles are reference books on the history of Chicago, Illinois:


Call Number: F548.18 .C395 2004
Call Number: F548.5 .T37 1986
Encyclopedia of  Chicago 
Call Number: F548.3 .E53 2004
Call Number: F548.18 .M34 2003
20th century Chicago: 100 years, 100 voices
Call Number: F548.5 .A15 2000
Hands on Chicago
Call Number: F548.18 .H38 1987
Chicago modern, 1893-1945: Pursuit of the New
Call Number: N6535 .C5 C476 2004

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