Skip to main content

HIST 27707 Making Chicago: Chapters in the City's History

A guide to library resources for students in professor Conzen's class.

Encyclopedias & Bibliographies

For reference and quick lookup, here is a representative sampling of books available in the library:

Local Community Fact Books

Chicago's fact books contains data on 77 community areas in the city. Most of the data is compiled from census tract tabulations and other surveys run by local agencies. It is a local community project that traces the historical growth and social environment of Chicago. Hyde Park is community area 41.

Subject Guide

Nancy Spiegel
Contact:
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463
773-702-5193