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  Arlington Heights

  Eastland Disaster Historical Society

  PO Box 2013

  Arlington Heights IL   60006    

  Web Site http://www.eastlanddisaster.org/contactus.htm

  Toll Free 877 865-6295

  E-mail  mailto:info@eastlanddisaster.org

  Description  to commemorate 1915 sinking of excursion boat with the loss of 814

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Kind of Activity  Online Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:  11/24/2006


Illinois
Bensenville
Bensenville Historical Society
200 South Church Road
Bensenville IL 60106
Phone 630 238-1844
Web Site http://history.bensenville.lib.il.us/
E-mail mailto:history@bensenville.lib.il.us
Description local history collection housed in city library
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Historical Society
Collection N-Z Photography
Research /Reading  Library
New or Updated: 04/21/2003

Bishop Hill
Bishop Hill Heritage Association
103 N Bishop St
Bishop Hill IL  61419
Phone 
309 927-3899
Web Site
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Description

Illinois
Brookfield
Brookfield Historical Society
8820 1/2 Brookfield Avenue
Brookfield IL  60513
Phone 
708 485-3420
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Historical Society

Champaign
Illinois Heritage Association
602 1/2 East Green St
Champaign IL 
61820
Phone 
217 359-5600
Web Site  www.prairienet.org/iha/
Description
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Association

Illinois
Chicago
American Planning Association
122 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1600
Chicago IL  60603
Phone 
312 431-9985
Web Site  www.planning.org/abtapa/abtapa.html
E-mail  mailto:APAInfo@planning.org
Description  professional organization of 30,000 planners, officials, and others involved in urban and rural planning issues
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Chicago

  Chicago Architecture Foundation

  224 South Michigan Ave #116

  Chicago  IL    60604    

  Phone   312 922-3432

  Web Site  www.architecture.org/

  Description  tours, exhibits, lectures on Chicago architecture

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Local Tours

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  New or Updated:   8/25/2005
 

Illinois
Chicago Public Library

400 South State Street
Chicago IL  60605
Phone 
312 747-4300
Web Site  http://www.chipublib.org/004chicago/chicpl.html
Description  extensive collections of Chicago literature, arts, World's Fair memorabilia, Afro-American history & Literature, architecture
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  History Resource
 

  Chicago

  Columbia College Center for Book and Paper Arts

  1104 South Wabash, 2nd floor

  Chicago  IL   60605    

  Phone  312 344-6630

  Web Site http://www.colum.edu/centers/bpa/

  E-mail  mailto:bookandpaper@popmail.colum.edu

  Description  MFA program in Interdisciplinary Book and Paper Arts offers

                    exhibitions, events, public  lectures

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Research  Library

  New or Updated:  11/30/2006
 

 Illinois

  Chicago

  Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy

  4657 North Ravenswood Ave

  Chicago  IL   60640    

  Phone   773 784-7334

  Web Site  http://www.savewright.org/

  Description  society to conserve Wright buildings, image gallery, buildings for sale

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Architecture

  New or Updated:            9/27/2005

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