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Author Gustaitis, Joseph Alan, 1944-

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

Publication Info. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2013.

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Description 346 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The White City and the Gray City -- Three Museums and a Library -- Sears, Roebuck & Co. -- Frances Willard's Bicycle -- Open Heart Surgery -- A Church for Father Tolton -- The Illinois Institute of Technology -- The Birth of Urban Literature -- The West Side Grounds -- The Chicago Hot Dog -- Wrigley's Gum -- The Chicago School of Architecture -- Reforming Chicago -- Epidemics and Clean Water -- Epilogue: Chicago's Next Great Year.
Subject City and town life -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century.
Social change -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century.
Civic improvement -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century.
Urbanization -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture, Modern -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 19th century.
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 1875-
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Biography.
ISBN 9780809332489 paperback alkaline paper
0809332485 paperback alkaline paper

 
    
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