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“No Blacks in the ‘White City’? Frederick Douglass at the Haitian Pavilion…

“No Blacks in the ‘White City’? Frederick Douglass at the Haitian Pavilion Sunday, July 15 at HPHS—5529 S. Lake Park 2 PM (Doors Open at 1:30 PM) REGISTRATION REQUIRED Presentation Limit 30 (Ticket Required) Tour—Open, No Ticket Required Registration Link Below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/no-blacks-in-the-white-city-frederick-douglass-at-the-haitian-pavilion-the-challenge-to-the-status-tickets-47622752936 Tour Map ONLY TICKETED, REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS WILL BE GUARANTEED A SEAT. SEATS ARE LIMITED - Eventbrite [...]

By | July 9th, 2018|Categories: Events, front page|0 Comments

March in the July 4th on 53rd Street Parade & Picnic with the HPHS

The Board of Directors of the Hyde Park Historical Society (HPHS) Encourages all members and friends to march in the July 4th on 53rd Street Parade & Picnic with the HPHS on Independence Day, Wednesday,  July 4, 2018. WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2018 SCHEDULE: Bike Decorating - 10:00 am Parade General Assembly - 10:30 am - Meet up with Ruth Knack [...]

By | June 28th, 2018|Categories: Events, Previous Events|0 Comments

Book Club Meeting

Hi Everyone, Just a reminder that the next book club meeting is this coming Monday, June 18 in the lower level meeting room at Treasure Island at 7:30pm. Ronne Hartfield, author of Another Way Home, will be joining us. https ://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronne_Hartfield Looking forward to seeing you all! Hyde Park Book Club Bibliography for June 18, 2018 Another Way Home: The [...]

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments

HPHS 2018 History Fair Program

Hyde Park Historical Society 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago 2:00-4:00PM, Sunday, June 10, 2018 Refreshments will be served Meet the winners of the Society's award for the best student projects on the history of Hyde Park Township from the 2018 Chicago Metro History Fair. See the students present their projects and hear commentary by panelist: Timuel D. Black, Jr., [...]

By | June 7th, 2018|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Saturday, April 14 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2 - 4 PM The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house. We are continuing our exhibit Hyde Park in 1890, from Rascher's Atlas. The exhibit features maps from the atlas between 51st and 59thStreets and Cottage Grove and the [...]

By | April 9th, 2018|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, March 18 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for our first open house of 2018. We are continuing our exhibit Hyde Park in 1890, from Rascher�s Atlas. The exhibit features maps from the atlas between 51st and 59th Streets and Cottage Grove and [...]

By | March 8th, 2018|Categories: Previous Events|0 Comments