Hyde Park

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This community area includes all or part of the following neighborhoods: Hyde Park, East Hyde Park 

Abrahamson, Julia. A Neighborhood Finds Itself.
New York: Harper, 1959.
Call No. F8962.012.

Block, Jean F. Hyde Park Houses: An Informal History, 1856-1910.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1978.
Call No. F548.68.H9 B57.

Cain, Louis P. "To Annex or Not? A Tale of Two Towns: Evanston & Hyde Park."
Explorations in Economic History. 1983 20(1): 58-72.
Call No.: H304.006.

Charles, Jeffrey. "Land and Learning."
Chicago History Vol. 23, No. 3 (1994-5): 4-21.
Call No. Local History Ref F548.1.C465 (2nd floor open shelf).

Greene, Virginia A. The Architecture of Howard Van Doren Shaw.
Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 1998.
Call No. folio NA737.S46 G74.

Grinnell, Max. “Hyde Park” in The Electronic Encyclopedia of Chicago.

Hirsch, Arnold. Making the Second Ghetto: Race and Housing in Chicago, 1940-1960.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.
Call No. HD7288.72.U52 H57 1998.

Hyde Park Community Collection. Online finding aid to manuscript collection at the Chicago Public Library.

Hyde Park Herald Digital Collection (1882-2008).

Hyde Park Historical Society. Hyde Park History.
Chicago: Hyde Park Historical Society, 1980.
Call No. F548.68.H9 H93.

Runion, James B. Out of Town : Being a Descriptive, Historical and Statistical Account of the Suburban Towns and Residences of Chicago.
Chicago: Western News Company, 1869.
Call No. Graff 3604.

Tuttle, William M., Jr. "Contested Neighborhoods and Racial Violence: Prelude to the Chicago Riot of 1919."
Journal of Negro History 1970 55(4): 266-288.
Call No.: H583.005.
Also available in the library through JSTOR.

Winger, Stewart. "Unwelcome Neighbors."
Chicago History Vol. 21, Nos. 1 and 2 (1992): 56-72.
Call No. Local History Ref F548.1.C465 (2nd floor open shelf).

Images of the people and places in this neighborhood from the CARLI digital collections.