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Lake View High School (Chicago, Ill.)



  • Existence: 1874

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Helen G. Kinsella Collection

Identifier: nnhc-hgk

Helen G. Kinsella was a teacher in Chicago for over 50 years, including 30 years teaching drama and public speaking at Lake View High School. This collection documents her career and work. It includes photographs of dramatic productions and student activities at Lake View High School.

Dates: 1905-1966, undated; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1965

Lake View High School Collection

Identifier: nnhc-lvhs

Lake View High School, located at the corner of Ashland Avenue and Irving Park Road, was the first high school in Lake View Township. The history of the school is documented in this collection, which includes early annual reports, newspaper clippings, and programs and ephemera from school events. The collection also includes a run of the school’s Red and White yearbook, Lake Re View newspaper, and photographs.

Dates: 1874 - 2002

Rupp School Book Collection

Identifier: nnhc-00037

This collection contains school notebooks belonging to Clara, Elsie, and Walter Rupp, who studied at Blaine School and Lake View High School in the 1900s and 1910s. It also contains a few volumes of reference material, such as dictionaries and instructional guides, and a few novels.

Dates: 1867-1914, undated; Majority of material found within 1904 - 1914

Louis D. Walz Collection

Identifier: nnhc-ldw

Louis D. Walz directed the Lake View High School Band from 1928 until his retirement in 1961. The collection includes photographs of student musical activities at Lake View High; letters from former students serving in World War II; and programs, clippings, and correspondence related to Walz’s work at Lake View High.

Dates: 1928 - 1982

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High school student activities -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Photographs 3
College and school drama, American -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Photographs 1
High school athletes -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Photographs 1
High school students -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Photographs 1
Lakeview (Chicago, Ill.) 1