Individual Author Record
Name: Russell LewisPen Name: None Genre: History Non-Fiction Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionRussell Lewis is Executive Vice President and Chief Historian for the Chicago History Museum.
Biographical and Professional InformationRussell Lewis is responsible for the day-to-day implementation of the Museum’s mission to creatively explore and showcase Chicago’s history and culture, and for preserving, managing, building, and making accessible to the public, the Museum’s collection of more than 22 million documents and artifacts.
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Historic Photos of Chicago
ISBN: 1596522550 Turner. 2006
Historic Photos of Chicago captures the remarkable journey of the city of broad shoulders"" and its people through the historic photographs of the Chicago History Museum. From the Great Fire, to the rise of industry, through prohibition, World Wars and into the modern era, Chicago has remained a city of innovation and resilience. Captions and chapter headings are written by Russell Lewis, Chief Historian for Chicago History Museum. With hundreds of archival photos reproduced in stunning duotone on heavy art paper, this book is an essential addition to any collection of books in Chicago.""