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  • 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 [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Events, front page|

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, July 30, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house.  Our continuing exhibit is: Hyde [...]

Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Events, front page|

HYDE PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY INVITES YOU TO AN ORAL HISTORY PROGRAM: "HYDE PARK-KENWOOD STORIES THEN AND NOW" Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs Did you attend or participate in the 57th [...]

Hyde Park Book Club Bibliography: Urban Renewal July 17, 2017

By | June 25th, 2017|Categories: bottom left, front page, Previous Events|

Hyde Park Book Club Bibliography: Urban Renewal July 17, 2017   Culture of Opportunity: Obama’s Chicago – The People, Politics and Ideas of Hyde Park, Rebecca Janowitz, 2010.  Chapter 5 – Creating a [...]

Historic Hyde Park

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 [...]

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.

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

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, July 30, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another open house.  Our continuing exhibit is: Hyde [...]

2007, 2017

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, July 30, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another [...]

2007, 2017

Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

HYDE PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY INVITES YOU TO AN ORAL HISTORY PROGRAM: "HYDE PARK-KENWOOD STORIES THEN AND NOW" Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs Did [...]

2007, 2017

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, July 30, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue 2-4pm The Hyde Park Historical Society invites you to join us for another [...]

2007, 2017

Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

HYDE PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY INVITES YOU TO AN ORAL HISTORY PROGRAM: "HYDE PARK-KENWOOD STORIES THEN AND NOW" Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs Did [...]

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Hyde Park Historical Society Open House

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Historical Society Open House Sunday, July 30, 2017 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue [...]

Memories of 57TH Street & Hyde Park Community Art Fairs

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

HYDE PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY INVITES YOU TO AN ORAL HISTORY PROGRAM: "HYDE PARK-KENWOOD STORIES THEN [...]

Hyde Park Book Club Bibliography: Urban Renewal July 17, 2017

June 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Hyde Park Book Club Bibliography: Urban Renewal July 17, 2017   Culture of [...]

Hyde Park Historical Society History Fair Program

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Hear the winners of the Hyde Park Historical Society's award for the best student projects [...]