• Hyde Park Center:

    Hyde Park Center:

    The section of Hyde Park between 53rd and 55th Streets, and between Harper and Woodlawn Avenue, is the oldest part of our neighborhood. It is also the most modest, the most urban [...]
  • Hyde Park Historical Society Headquarters

    Hyde Park Historical Society Headquarters

    Hyde Park Historical Society is housed in a building which originally was a waiting room for cable car personnel.
  • The History of Hyde Park

    The History of Hyde Park

    The history of Hyde Park begins with the arrival in Chicago of a young lawyer, Paul Cornell. He was descended from a family which first arrived in the “New World” in 1638. His cousin, Ezra Cornell, was the founder of Cornell University. Cornell saw the […]

Historic Hyde Park

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Hyde Park Center:

November 30th, 2015|0 Comments

The section of Hyde Park between 53rd and 55th Streets, and between Harper and Woodlawn Avenue, is the oldest part of our neighborhood. It is also the most modest, the most urban [...]
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Hyde Park Historical Society Headquarters

May 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society is housed in a building which originally was a waiting room for cable car personnel.
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The History of Hyde Park

April 30th, 2015|0 Comments

The history of Hyde Park begins with the arrival in Chicago of a young lawyer, […]

HPHS News

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HPHS Annual Dinner Invitation 2017

January 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Join us at the HPHS Annual Dinner 2017!
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Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

November 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

1001, 2017

HPHS Annual Dinner Invitation 2017

January 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Join us at the HPHS Annual Dinner 2017!
311, 2016

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

November 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

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 […]

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HPHS Book Club Monday, March 20

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

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.
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Dev Bowly Man and Vision

March 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Dev Bowly Man and Vision interviews Ward Miller, Executive Director of Preservation Chicago, about Dev […]

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Ward Miller speaking @ Hyde Park Historical Society Annual Dinner 2017.

March 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Ward Miller speaking @ Hyde Park Historical Society Annual Dinner 2017.

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HPHS Annual Dinner Invitation 2017

January 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Join us at the HPHS Annual Dinner 2017!