Chicago's greatest year, 1893 : the White City and the birth of a modern metropolis /

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Main Author: Gustaitis, Joseph Alan, 1944-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [2013]
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Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations
  • Introduction
  • 1. The White City and the Gray City
  • 2. Three Museums and a Library
  • 3. Sears, Roebuck and Company
  • 4. Frances Willard's Bicycle
  • 5. Open-Heart Surgery
  • 6. A Church for Father Tolton
  • 7. The Illinois Institute of Technology
  • 8. The Birth of Urban Literature
  • 9. The West Side Grounds
  • 10. The Chicago Hot Dog
  • 11. Wrigley's Gum
  • 12. The Chicago School of Architecture
  • 13. Reforming Chicago
  • 14. Epidemics and Clean Water
  • Epilogue: Chicago's Next Great Year
  • Notes
  • Index

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