South Shore Community Collection

Dates: 1839-1982. Size: 23.5 linear feet, includes 431 photographs, 87 glass plate slides, 26 oversize folders. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections, Neighborhood History Research Collection, part of the South Shore Community Collections. The South Shore Community Collection contains manuscripts, printed material and photographs on businesses, clubs and organizations, religious institutions, residents, schools and street scenes in the community area. [Finding aid]