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

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


Finding Books

Search by Library of Congress Subject Headings in the Library Catalog. Here are some sample searches:

  • Use the BASIC search and the SUBJECT index (select from the drop-down menu).

    --Hyde Park (Chicago Ill)  Scroll down to see a list of publications further organized by type of material or topic (maps, history, etc.).

    --African Americans –- Illinois -– Chicago (OR German Americans, Hispanic Americans, Irish Americans, etc.)

    --Bronzeville (Chicago Ill)

    --Chicago (Ill) --Historical Geography

    --Regional Planning -- Illinois -- Chicago Metropolitan Area.

    --Historic Buildings --Illinois--Chicago

    --World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill)

Subject Guide

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Nancy Spiegel
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463