Dominic A. Pacyga

The Chicago Bungalow

Location

3047 N Lincoln Ave Suite 410
60657 Chicago
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
book, Chicago Architecture Foundation
Date: 
2001
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This book is a companion piece to an exhibition created by the Chicago Architecture Foundation to explore the legacy of the Chicago Bungalow. Both the book and exhibition interpret the architecture of the bungalow and its social history. It is part of the Chicago Architecture Foundation's ongoing work of celebrating and educating the public about the city's great architectural tradition.
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English
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0-7385-1882-4
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Chicago: City of Neighborhoods

Catalog Number: 
book, Pacyga
Date: 
1986
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The Loop. Walking tour of the Loop -- Near North Side. Gold Coast ; Little Hell ; Old Town ; Lincoln Park ; Near North Side tour -- Mid-North Side. Lake View ; East Lake View/New Town ; Wrigleyville ; Buena Park ; Uptown ; Mid-North tour -- Far North Side. Rogers Park ; Edgewater ; Far North Side tour -- Milwaukee Avenue corridor. West Town ; Wicker Park ; Ukrainian Village ; Humboldt Park/Logan Square ; Milwaukee Avenue corridor tour -- Near West Side. Near West Side tour -- Lower West Side. Pilsen ; Heart of Chicago ; South Lawndale ; Little Village ; Lower West Side tour -- Old South Side. Near South Side ; Douglas ; Old South Side tour -- Grand Boulevard-Washington Park. Grand Boulevard ; Washington Park ; Grand Boulevard-Washington Park tour -- South Lakefront. Hyde Park/Kenwood ; South Shore ; South Lakefront tour -- Southeast Side. South Chicago ; East Side ; South Deering ; Pullman ; Southeast Side tour -- Stock Yard district. Bridgeport ; McKinley Park ; Back of the Yards ; Canaryville ; Stock Yard district tour -- Near Southwest Side. Englewood ; Gage Park-Marquette Park ; Brighton Park ; Archer Avenue and Chinatown ; Near Southwest Side tour -- Beverley Hills-Morgan Park. Beverley Hills-Morgan Park tour.
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English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
082940497X
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Chicago: a Biography

Catalog Number: 
book,Pacyga
Date: 
2009
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"Chicago traces the city's storied past, from the explorations of Joliet and Marquette in 1673 to the new wave of urban pioneers today. The city's great industrialists, reformers, and politicians - and, indeed, the many not-so-great and downright notorious - animate this book, from Al Capone and Jane Addams to Mayor Richard J. Daley."--Inside jacket.
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English
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1. Location, location, location. The French -- Point de Sable and the coming of the Americans -- The Yankees, the canal, and the railroads -- Ethnic diversity -- Lake Street that great street -- 2. Emporium of the West. Early industry -- Growth problems -- The threat of war -- The Civil War -- The wartime economy -- The industrial new age -- The new relationship between workers and owners -- 3. The era of urban chaos. A wooden immigrant city on the prairie -- The great Chicago fire -- The clash between labor and capital -- The capital of radicalism -- Haymarket -- The Loop: a dark vision of the future -- The levee -- 4. Reacting to chaos: Pullman, the west side, and the Loop. The west side: the communal response -- The elite response: George Pullman -- The middle-class reform response: Jane Addams -- The Loop: an architectural response -- The Columbian exposition -- Paradise lost: the Pullman strike -- 5. The progressive and not so progressive city. The continued clash of social classes -- Chicago's progressive politics -- The progressive accomplishment -- Green spaces for the poor and great plans -- The problem of housing the poor -- Big Bill Thompson and the end of progressivism -- 6. The immigrant capital and World War I. Immigrant city -- World War I -- Poison, hysteria, politics, and ethnic conflict -- World War I and the labor movement -- The great migration -- 1919: annus mirabilis -- 7. Twentieth-century metropolis. The attack on immigrants -- The bungalow and the new ethnic metropolis -- Black metropolis -- Popular culture -- The automobile -- Gangland -- 8. Years of crises: depression and war. Unemployment -- Anton Cermak and the birth of the democratic machine -- Kelly-Nash: a new democratic day -- The urge to organize: neighborhoods -- The urge to organize: labor -- World War II: emporium of the United Nations -- 9. Chicago after the war: changing times. The postwar Democrats -- The problem of race -- Englewood: Angeline Jackson's neighborhood -- Ted Swigon's back of the yards: a shifting landscape -- Reaction to change -- Arguing over urban renewal -- Violence: the murder of Alvin Palmer -- Postwar suburbs -- Deindustrialization: the stockyards -- 10. Daley's city. Building the modern city: public housing and expressways -- Daley's prime -- Black Chicago -- 1968: the whole world is watching -- 11. Apocalypse "now" or regeneration? The tragedy of Michael Bilandic -- Deindustrialization: phase two -- Seeds of a new Loop -- Jane Byrne and the politics of angst -- 1983: It's Harold! -- The second Daley -- Shifts in the economy and immigration -- Still the city of immigrants -- A city transformed? race and class in the global city -- Transforming Chicago and America.
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0226644316
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John Lavalie

Slaughterhouse

Location

940 W. Exchange Ave.
60609 Chicago, IL
United States
US
Catalog Number: 
Book, Pacyga, Dominic
Date: 
2015
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"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." *
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English
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*Abstract taken from inside jacket cover.
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780226123097
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Item Donor: 
William Lavalie