Chicago, city of neighborhoods: histories & tours

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Loyola University Press, 1986 - History - 582 pages
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About the author (1986)

Dominic A. Pacyga is a faculty member in the Liberal Education Department at Columbia College. He is the author, coauthor, or editor of numerous books on the history of Chicago, including "The Chicago Bungalow," "Chicago: City of Neighborhoods," and "Chicago's Southeast Side,

Francis O'Neill was born to a farming family in County Cork in Ireland in 1848. He left home in 1865 and died a true Chicagoan in 1936.
Mary Lesch is Francis O'Neill's great-granddaughter. She is now retired and divides her time between Chicago and Harbert, Michigan.
Ellen Skerrett is currently writing a history of Loyola University Chicago. She is the co-author and editor of number of books on Catholicism and Chicago, including "At the Crossroads: Old Saint Patrick's and the Chicago Irish "(Wild onion Books, 1997).

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