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    • Organizations in and around Skokie

    • Clubs; Associations, institutions, etc.; Art; Business enterprises; Children; Family; Gardens; Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Musical; Recreation; Religion; Social participation; Skokie (Ill.) --...
    • This is a listing of various local clubs and organizations (on note cards). The listing was put together in the 1970s. Information on the notecards includes the name of the organization, the address, telephone number and who to contact.
    • Report on Population, Economy and Land Use, Skokie, Illinois

    • Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Municipal services; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Residences; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Homes; Population; Maps; Socio-economics; Socio-economic studies;
    • This 1968 report was prepared for the Village Plan Commission and the Board of Trustees by Harland Bartholomew and Associates. The report reflects on the previous population growth and possible future growth, as well as the social and economic...
    • Letter to Mayor Albert J. Smith

    • Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Associations, institutions, etc.; Holocaust survivors;
    • This letter to Mayor Smith from Abram Swajger, President of Sheerit Hapleitah of Metropolitan Chicago, Holocaust Memorial Committee is a thank you for his speech at the Holocaust Memorial groundbreaking and for the Villages efforts to create the...
    • Days of Remembrance Holocaust Commemoration Program

    • Ceremonies and celebrations; Holocaust survivors; Associations, institutions, etc.; Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • This is a program for the Days of Remembrance Holocaust Commemoration. The event at the Old State Capitol Hall of Representatives in Springfield, Illinois was co-sponsored by the State of Illinois, the Jewish Federations in Illinois, and the U.S....
    • Village of Niles Centre Minutes

    • Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Municipal services;
    • Village of Niles Centre board meetings minutes from May, 1895 - February, 1896, held at the Engine House, 8031 Floral Ave. The minutes were taken by John Paroubek, Village Clerk. These minutes reflected Village issues at the time, such as road...
    • Martin Scotty Krier Testimonial Dinner Program

    • Family; Children; History; Recreation; Sports; Political parties; Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Business enterprises; Clubs; Associations, institutions, etc.;
    • This testimonial dinner program for Martin Scotty Krier includes a list of activities, a proclamation, a Krier family history, and Martin Kriers personal history and accomplishments.
    • Papers and Minutes from George C. Klehm, Highway Commissioner

    • Illinois -- Politics and government; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government; Road construction; Roads; Legal documents; Highways;
    • This ia a notice to the Highway Commission from Charles Harms informing them that the highway they intend to construct will cut across his land, and he will be forced to press charges for it unless he is given sufficient financial compensation.
    • Board Meeting, April 25, 1977, Citizens' Comments

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • The President of Temple Judea commends Harvey Schwartz for his presentation at "the meeting the other night" was exemplary and he expresses confidence in the Village Board of Trustees. He goes on to say that the group that is coming to march is a...
    • Mayor Peter Blameuser III Portrait, 1895

    • Portraits; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph from 1895 of Peter Blameuser III, the third mayor of Niles Center, Illinois from 1895-1897. Peter Blameuser III was the son of Niles Center entrepreneur and civic benefactor, Peter Blameuser, Jr. This photograph is part of the collection...
    • Niles Center, Illinois Village Board Photograph, 1915

    • Fire stations; Portraits; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph of Niles Center, Illinois 1915 Board of Trustees shown in the old firehouse. People shown (left to right): Christian Blameuser, Trustee; Robert Hoffman, Trustee; Albert Lies, Trustee; Samuel Meyer, Trustee; George H. Klehm, Mayor; John...
    • Mayor Albert J. Smith Photograph, 1986

    • Portraits; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph of Mayor Albert J. Smith, the 14th mayor of Skokie, in his office in Skokie, Illinois in 1986. Mayor Al Smith is considered by many to be the father of modern Skokie. He served six consecutive terms from 1965 to 1988. While he gained...
    • National Socialist Party of America - Press Release

    • Demonstrations -- Illinois -- Skokie; National Socialist Party of America; National Socialist Party of America -- Press coverage; American Civil Liberties Union; Freedom of speech -- Illinois -- Skokie; Illinois -- General Assembly -- Senate;...
    • This press release from the National Socialist (Nazi) Party and Party Leader Frank Collin addresses the following: allowing the march to occur in Skokie on 1978-06-25; repealing the ordinances, laws and requirements established by the Village of...
    • Government Group Photograph, 1950s

    • City halls; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph of members of the village government in Skokie, Illinois in the 1950s. Shown: eleven village officials posing with brooms as if they are sweeping litter on the sidewalk outside Skokie Village Hall, located at 5127 Oakton Street. Street...
    • Willard C. Galitz Portrait, circa 1950

    • Banks; Portraits; Skokie (Ill.) -- Politics and government;
    • Photograph of Willard C. Galitz (1901-1992) from the 1950s. Galitz was President of the First National Bank of Skokie, founded in 1907 (formerly known as the Niles Centre State Bank). He was a Village Trustee from 1933-1942. This photograph is part...

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