Northside Neighborhood History Collection
The Northside Neighborhood History Collection at Sulzer Regional Library highlights historical and contemporary materials about Northside neighborhoods.
Digital CollectionsCollections from the Northside Neighborhood History Collection include:
- Esther A. Barlow Collection
- Family photographs of CPL Librarian Esther Barlow and images of her work at the former Hild Regional Library and Lake View Branch Library from 1927 to 1976.
- Henry D. Green Photograph Collection
- Photographs by Henry Green of businesses, community groups, neighborhood celebrations and school events on Chicago’s North Side, 1943-1951.
- Robert W. Krueger Photograph Collection
- Local photographer Robert Krueger documented Chicago’s North Side with photographs of community events, buildings and people.
- Northside Clubs and Organizations
- Glimpse into the activities of the thriving civic service scene on the North Side as well as the rich ethnic and religious heritage of the community.
- Northside High Schools
- Photographs of high school football games, theatrical productions, dances and extracurricular activities from the 1870s to the 1950s.
- Ravenswood-Lake View Community Collection
- Street scenes and community life on the North Side, 1860s-1990s.
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