Illinois Brick Company
Submitted by gfrere on Wed, 2014-11-12 11:54
"Brick Making in West Ridge." The Historian Vol. 25, no. 2 (April 2010): 6-9. Hank Morris. Print version is available in the Newberry Library Newsletter Collection.
In 1901, Chicago was one of the greatest centers for brick production in the world. There were several clay pits on the north side of the city. Article includes maps.