All Chicago history

Blackhawk Restaurant

April 25, 2017

Legendary Chicago restaurant remembered in UIC archives

Blackhawk part of city’s dining, entertainment scene for 90 years

Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley in front of the Chicago skyline. After Daley died on Dec. 20, 1976 his family donated his papers to the University of Illinois at Chicago.

December 14, 2016

UIC classes explore Richard J. Daley legacy 40 years after death

Series inspired by library collection scheduled to begin in spring

Traffic Intersection at Michigan Blvd and Monroe Street

November 24, 2015

Delve deep into Chicago’s past with just one click

Search 21 universities, libraries, museums through online site

Puerto Rican Arts Alliance

August 27, 2015

UIC helps launch Puerto Rican community archive

Library’s online resource preserves migration, culture in the Midwest

Richard J. Daley

July 21, 2015

New website offers oral histories of Richard J. Daley

Recollections of colleagues, friends, family now available online

James Meierhoff

April 28, 2015

Uncovering the history of POW camps in Chicago suburbs

James Meierhoff looked for history in his own backyard

Circle Forum

April 14, 2015

Students organize tours of campus alternative history

Project includes ‘amazing stories about buildings we see every day’

UIC alternative history tour map

April 14, 2015

UIC alternative history tour map

Sites of demonstrations, rallies on campus

ill #24-Inside WSG

April 3, 2015

Book recounts Cubs’ golden age where campus now stands

Last (and only) Series wins at park where College of Medicine now stands

Circle Campus Ribbon Cutting

February 17, 2015

Circle Back, UIC Forward: UIC remembers its roots

Campus celebrates 50-year history as Chicago’s largest public university

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