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HP Book Club Monday, May 20, 2019

Monday, May 20, 2019 Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park 7:30pm Chicago by the Book: 101 Publications that shaped the city and its image Neil Harris & Susan Rossen

By | May 14th, 2019|Categories: bottom left, Events, front page|0 Comments

Flashlight Tour of Jackson Park

The Hyde Park Historical Society, Friends of the Parks and the Jackson Park Advisory Council present a Chicago Park District Night Out in the Parks Flashlight Tour of Jackson Park: This program provides a rare opportunity to explore Jackson Park during the nighttime. Expert historians will provide interpretation highlighting the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition and the site’s importance as a [...]

By | April 10th, 2019|Categories: Events, front page|0 Comments

Chicago Motor Coach Company by Jack Doyle

GO THE MOTOR COACH WAY Hyde Park Historical Society Sunday, April 7, 2019 2-4pm 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue Light refreshments will be served   Chicago Motor Coach Company chronicles an era with buses first traversed the city’s boulevards.  Streetcars were not allowed on Park District streets, thereby paving the way for motor bus operations. Chicago’s first south side motor [...]

By | March 25th, 2019|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House March 31, 2019

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 31, 2019 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for an open house on March 31st. All are welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

By | March 25th, 2019|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments

HP Book Club Meeting Monday, March 18, 2019

HYDE PARK BOOK CLUB, MONDAY March 18, 2019 Finding Hyde Park: Show and Tell. We will be looking for books with significant and/or interesting sections on Hyde Park, both fiction and non‐fiction. Take a look at your libraries and see if you can find something to bring for Monday.

By | March 14th, 2019|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 3, 2019 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for an open house on March 3rd. We will be continuing our exhibit Hyde Park in 1890, from Rascher’s Atlas. The exhibit features maps from the atlas between 51st and 59th Streets [...]

By | February 27th, 2019|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments