Chicago: Eight Years of Progress

By: Thompson, William Hale, ed.

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Wraps, very good- with chipping and tearing to the wallet edges, especially at the fore-edge, few short tears to spine ends some stain to head of rear wrap. Mayor "Big Bill" Thompson orders each city department head to produce a summary of the progress made duriing his two terms as Mayor of Chicago, 1915-1923. Many of the department heads are pictured, along with many photos, tables, drawings, maps, charts and graphs. The arrangement by department makes for readable capsule almanac of Chicago of the era. ; ShapeBook; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154---------- pages

Title: Chicago: Eight Years of Progress

Author Name: Thompson, William Hale, ed.

Categories: Chicago,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Chicago, City of Chicago: 1923

Binding: Softcover

Seller ID: 31296

Keywords: Chicago Urban Studies