• HPHS Book Club Monday, November 21

    HPHS Book Club Monday, November 21

    Next Meetings Monday, November 21st at 7:30 pm, The Manhattan Project. Caroline Herzen-berg, co-author of Their Day in the Sun: Women of the Manhattan Project will be joining us. Bibliography attached— Attached the two bibliographies that were handed out on Professor Culianu and the Manhattan Project.
  • Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

    Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

    Hyde Park Historical Society Open House
    Sunday, November 6, 2016
    2-4 PM
     

    The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house. Come and learn the history of our historic cable car building. Speak with our docents about Hyde Park historical topics.

    We have […]

  • HPHS 2017 PAUL CORNELL AWARD Nomination form

    HPHS 2017 PAUL CORNELL AWARD Nomination form

    HYDE PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY
    2017 PAUL CORNELL AWARD Nomination form

    The Hyde Park Historical Society is currently seeking nominations for the 2016 Paul Cornell Award, named after Hyde Park Township’s founder. This award recognizes individuals and organizations whose work exemplify the values and objectives of […]

  • Hyde Park’s Historic Professor Rowhouses

    Hyde Park’s Historic Professor Rowhouses

    The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you on a guided tour of: Hyde Park’s Historic Professor Rowhouses Sunday, October 23, 2016 2:00 – 4:00 PM

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Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House
Sunday, November 6, 2016
2-4 PM
 

The Hyde Park Historical Society […]

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Hyde Park’s Historic Professor Rowhouses

The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you on a guided tour of: Hyde Park’s Historic Professor Rowhouses Sunday, October 23, 2016 2:00 – 4:00 PM
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Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

Saturday, October 8, 2016
2-4 PM
 

The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us […]

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An Afternoon Outing with the Hyde Park Historical Society

Our destination: the two inns restored by the late Dev Bowly (a founder and longtime supporter of the historical society). The area has long been a second-home mecca for Hyde Parkers, including many University of Chicago faculty members.

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