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The contents of the Initial Accession are described below.Supplements 1-4 are described separately, preceding their Container Lists.Researchers should be aware that the arrangement of these materials is by Township, Range, and Section Number. Material in this series relates to libraries in Chicago, public and private.
Researchers interested in this topic should also see Box 45, a computer print-out of .
Provenance information for Supplements 1-4, and for the Collection's photographs, is provided in their respective Scope and Content notes.
The Chicago City-Wide Collection contains materials that overlap several neighborhoods.
The focus of this collection is general Chicago history, covering the city as a whole and the communities for which there is no separate neighborhood history collection.
Materials on the Loop and Downtown areas can be found in this collection.
Special strengths of the collection include historical and contemporary documentation of the 1871 Chicago Fire, a series of Chicago maps dating back to 1835, and early West and South Side Park Commission reports and maps.