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Chicago Area Guide: Getting Started

Biographical Information

Other Reference Sources

Print Resources: Chicago

Chicago statistical abstract:  1970 census Chicago (Ill.). Department of Development and Planning.

Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (Large 317.7311 C532c ) 6 volumes.


Chicago statistical abstract, 1980. Chicago : City of Chicago, Dept. of Planning.

 Main Library  Reference (Non-circulating) (317.7311 C532c 1980 ). 2 volumes.


Local community fact book: Chicago metropolitan area.

Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (Large 317.7311 L811 ) 1938,1949-1950,1960,1980,1990


Suburban factbook, 1950-1960 : a socio-economic data inventory for 100 municipalities in northeastern Illinois.

Main Library Reference Large 317.7311 N874s  1950-1960, 1962, 1973


Economic factbook for northeastern Illinois.

Chicago, Ill. : Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission, 1985, 1985 update.

317.732 N874e 1985  (request from Oak Grove)


Chicago since 1840 : a time-series data handbook

Wesley G. Skogan

Main Library Reference (Non-circulating) (Large 317.7311 S628c )


Census data of the city of Chicago, 1934,

Charles Shelton Newcomb ed.

Chicago, Ill., The University of Chicago press, ©1934

Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (312.773 N537 )


Census data of the city of Chicago, 1930,

E. W. Burgess (Ernest Watson), 1886-1966, ed.

Chicago, Ill., University of Chicago Press, 1933

 Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (312.773 N537 1933 )


Census data of the city of Chicago, 1920

E. W. Burgess (Ernest Watson), 1886-1966, ed.

Chicago, Ill. : The University of Chicago press, 1931

 Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (312.773 N537 1995 )


1934 Chicago census data, supplementary tables, family statistics

Melvin L. Dollar

Chicago 975 E. 60th St. : Publisher not identified, 1942

 Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (312.773 N537 sup. )


Vital statistics for Cook County & Chicago

Melvin L. Dollar

Chicago 975 E. 60th St. : Federal Works Agency, Work Projects Administration Illinois District No. 3, 1942

 Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (312.773 U58v ) 3 volumes.


Community area data book for the city of Chicago; 1970 census data by 75 community areas.

Chicago Association of Commerce and Industry.

Main Library  Reference (Non-circulating) (Large 312.77311 C532c )


1980 census reports, population.

Chicago: City of Chicago, Dept. of Planning, 1982-

Main Library Reference (non-circulating) (312.77311 N714 )




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