Pollard Family Home
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"The Forgotten Pollards." The Historian Vol. 24, no. 1 (March 2009): 4-9. Afia Ohemeng. Print version is available in the Newberry Library Newsletter Collection.
History of the Pollard family, the first African-American family to settle in Rogers Park,in 1886. Fritz Pollard (1894-1986) was the first African-American head coach inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Article includes a photograph of the house in 2009 and family photographs.
1886 - 2009