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Chicago made : factory networks in the industrial metropolis

Author: Robert D Lewis
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Series: Historical studies of urban America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From the lumberyards and meatpacking factories of the Southwest Side to the industrial suburbs that arose near Lake Calumet at the turn of the twentieth century, manufacturing districts shaped Chicago's character and laid the groundwork for its transformation into a sprawling metropolis. Approaching Chicago's story as a reflection of America's industrial history between the Civil War and World War II, Chicago Made  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert D Lewis
ISBN: 9780226477015 0226477010
OCLC Number: 191898267
Description: xii, 351 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chicago, the mighty city --
The suburban solution --
Four factory districts, 1860-1940 --
The shifting geography of metropolitan employment: starts, additions, & moves --
The metropolitan geography of firm linkages, 1872-1901 --
Forging the Calumet district, 1880-1940 --
Chicago's planned industrial districts: clearing and the central manufacturing districts --
Networked space: the connected metropolis in the 1920s --
Manufacturing production chains and wholesaling --
Local production practices and inter-firm linkages: Chicago's automotive industry, 1900-1940.
Series Title: Historical studies of urban America.
Responsibility: Robert Lewis.
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