industry

Slaughterhouse

Location

940 W. Exchange Ave.
60609 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Pacyga, Dominic
Date: 
2015
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
"Slaughterhouse tells the story of the Union Stock Yard, chronicling the rise and fall of an industrial district that, for better or worse, defined Chicago for decades." *
Language: 
English
Notes: 
*Abstract taken from inside jacket cover.
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
9780226123097
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Item Donor: 
William Lavalie

Library Excavations Issue #3: Periodical Business

Location

400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
41° 39' 27.0828" N, 86° 23' 7.7928" W
US
Catalog Number: 
Zine, Library Excavations Issue #3: Periodical Business
Date: 
August 2016
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
Abstract: 
Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue showcases some of the unique business periodicals in the Harold Washington Library Center's collection, some of which date back to the late 1800s.
Language: 
English
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Format: 
Series Title: 
Website: 

Www.publiccollectors.org, http://publiccollectors.tumblr.com/

Item Donor: 
Public Collectors

Inventive Genius: The History of the Museum of Science and Industry

Location

5700 S Lake Shore Drive
60637 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Pridmore, Jay
Date: 
1996
Edition: 
First edition
Language: 
English
Notes: 
OCLC #34413035
Subjects: 
Format: 
Contributors: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
0963865757
Item Donor: 
William Lavalie

Waukegan, Illinois

Catalog Number: 
Book, Waukegan Historical Society
Date: 
2000
Edition: 
3rd printing
Abstract: 
"The Waukegan Historical Society was founded in 1968 to help keep the city's history alive. Through numerous programs and presentations the society has provided a record of many of the contributors to Waukegan's growth and importance. Publication of a photo record seems like a natural continuation of this mission. The memorable images collected in "Waukegan, Illinois" are of those people and events that made the city great, and were selected from the society's archives. We hope that many memories may be sparked as one wanders through our collective past."
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Abstract taken from back cover.
Series Title: 
Publisher: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
0738508365
Format: 
Item Donor: 
Chicago Publishers Gallery

In These Times: Here Comes the Sun

Catalog Number: 
Magazine, In These Times: Here Comes the Sun
Date: 
February 7, 2000
Volume: 
24
Issue: 
nos.4-5
Abstract: 
"In These Times" is a magazine dedicated to exploring the social justice, political issues, and current events that the United States faces these days. Published in Chicago, the magazine's articles are written by staff, that explore issues facing all U.S. citizens. In this issue, solar power, Mad Cow Disease, Vladimir Putin, Fathers Count Act, Saturn, union, Francis Goldin, and book review featuring grafitti books in California are discussed.
Language: 
English
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
01605992
Item Donor: 
In These Times

Abandoned Demolition: New Paintings by Andy Paczos

Catalog Number: 
Book, Paczos
Date: 
2009
Abstract: 
A collection of paintings by artist Andy Paczos, dealing largely with urban and industrial landscapes.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
This is a catalogue for an exhibit at the Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL, 60615 (their website is www.hydeparkart.org). The dates of the exhibit were January 18 - April 5, 2009. This catalogue was printed in an edition of 750 copies. This particular copy is signed by the artist on the title page and dated "1-18-09"
Subjects: 
Format: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
0977808475