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City planning--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Harry F. Chaddick papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0056
Scope and Contents

The Harry F. Chaddick papers include documentation about the shopping malls Chaddick developed, the zoning laws he created, and the city plans he advanced. The collection consists of plans, maps, photographs, building codes, and zoning proposals. It begins with biographical information about Chaddick, including planning materials for his autobiography.

Dates: 1937-1992; Majority of material found within 1957-1988

Robert S. Gruhn papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS0075
Scope and Contents The Robert S. Gruhn papers contain reports by the Chicago Land Clearance Commission (CLCC) to the government agencies named in the Blighted Areas Redevelopment Act of 1947 specifying that a land clearance commission must receive affirmation from the municipal body and the State Housing Board to acquire land in these designated areas and approval for redevelopment. The reports propose redevelopment projects and provide research that analyzes the conditions of blight in those areas. The...
Dates: 1931-1954