History

Junk Drawer Landscape

Catalog Number: 
Zine, Junk Drawer Landscape
Date: 
2012
Volume: 
6
Abstract: 
"Parts of old buildings, abandoned train lines, and other odds & ends in the city." Includes descriptions and photographs.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Abstract from front cover.
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A Story of Attica

Catalog Number: 
Zine, A Story of Attica
Date: 
September 9, 2011
Abstract: 
This Zine is a primer on the prison uprising at Attica. It contains a summary of the events, a timeline, illustrations, interviews with people involves, poetry from prisoners there, a list of resources, a table of contents and various facts and figures.
Language: 
English.
Format: 
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Making Peace: Photographs and Interviews with Peacemakers in the United States

Bridge: Love Will Not Be Mocked

The Day Will Come...

Catalog Number: 
Book, Powers, Joe
Date: 
1994
Abstract: 
The Day Will Come is a guide to the Haymarket Martyrs Monument, and those buried there. It contains an essay about the riot, a map of the monument, and short pieces on each of the martyrs.
Language: 
English.
Format: 

The Voice

Catalog Number: 
Journal, The Voice Volume no 1 Issue no 2
Date: 
Winter 2006-2007
Volume: 
1
Issue: 
2
Abstract: 
The Voice is a quarterly journal devoted to documenting historic buildings in need of preservation. This issue discusses several buildings designed by Andrew Sullivan, as well as other buildings in Chicago.
Language: 
English.
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Beyond Burnham

Catalog Number: 
Book, Schwieterman, Joseph P.
Date: 
2009
Edition: 
Second Printing
Abstract: 
This lushly illustrated book -- Beyond Burnham: An Illustrated History of Planning for the Chicago Region -- provides a fascinating account of a century of visionary planning for metropolitan Chicago. From Daniel H. Burnham and Edward H. Bennett's famed 1909 Plan of Chicago to the push for superhighways and airports to battles over urban sprawl, the book showcases an illustrated portrait of the big personalities and "big plans" they espoused. *
Language: 
English.
Notes: 
* Taken from the back of the book.
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780982315613

Stop Smiling Issue 31: Ode to the South

Memo: Proposals for UTC Curricula on Civil Rights and Protest Movement

Date: 
April 5, 1965
Abstract: 
This memo directed to Urban Training Center staff and selected consultants proposes a civil rights curricula, specifying an intended audience, the purpose of training, related areas of study, units of study and practice offered, recommended subjects and bibliographic suggestions.
Language: 
English
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Fate and Freedom

Catalog Number: 
Magazine or Journal: Etc: A Review of General Semantics: Fate and Freedom
Date: 
Autumn 1945
Volume: 
3
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
Book review by Alfred Korzybkyski of Fate and Freedom: A Philosophy for Free Americans, by Jerome Frank. Originally published in 1945, reprinted as a pamphlet in 1949.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Item is a reprint from 1949 of the original 1945 journal article.

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