Our migration to this new archives tool is in process. Please note that information about some collections is only available in our old system.Search or browse our finding aids to find unique, archival material about Chicago history.Finding aids are detailed documents that describe archival collections and their contents. In order to view our materials in person, please make an appointment at one of our locations.
Special Collections Unit
Harold Washington Library CenterChicago Public Library400 S. State StreetChicago, IL 60605
Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection
Woodson Regional LibraryChicago Public Library9525 S. Halsted StreetChicago IL 60628
Northside Neighborhood History Collection
Sulzer Regional LibraryChicago Public Library4455 N. Lincoln AvenueChicago IL 60625