East Garfield Park Community Collection

Dates: circa 1870-1964. Size: 21.5 linear feet in 25 boxes, including 344 photographs, 12 oversize folders. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections, Neighborhood History Research Collection, part of the Garfield Park Community Collections. The East Garfield Park Collection contains manuscripts, printed material and photographs on businesses, clubs and organizations, religious institutions, residents, schools and street scenes in the community area, as well as Garfield Park itself. [Finding aid]