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Chicago: City of the Century
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Primary Sources
Further Reading
Acknowledgements

Special Features
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Film Credits: Chicago: City of the Century

Part One | Part Two | Part Three

Produced, Written and Directed by
Austin Hoyt

Co-Producer and Co-Director
Patricia Garcia Rios

Edited by
Bill Lattanzi

Camera
Michael Chin
Terry Hopkins

Associate Producers
Franziska Blome
Melissa Martin

Director of Archival Research
Michael Mushlitz

Creative Consultant
Donald L. Miller

Production Assistant
Jonathan Loewald

Music by
Michael Bacon

Narrator
David Ogden Stiers

Archival Researcher
Mindy Spitzer

Production Manager
Sue Chalifoux

Field Audio
Dick Williams
James Heitz
Scott Thompson

Art Director
Katha Seidman

Sound Mix
Richard Bock

Animation Photography
Berle Cherney
Ed Joyce

Graphic Design
Alison Kennedy

Unit Manager
Kathryn Bennett

Location Managers
Katie Green
Kayla McCormick

Animation
Daryl Myers
Bruce Walker

Wardrobe
Ann Brecke

Assistant Camera
Jill Tufts
Gabriel Monts
Jan Burgess
Greg Gannett
John Pingry

Assistant Editors
Rachael Clark
Geoff Birmingham

Additional Archival Research
Julie Ecker
Jamila Wignot

Program Development
Elizabeth Deane
Peter Cook

On-line Editing
Medallion - PFA Film & Video

Narration Record
Digital One

Photo Restoration
Heidi Wormser

Score Preparation
Winfrid Kraus

Pyrotechnic Special Effects
PYRO-FX ENTERTAINMENT GROUP, Inc.

Gaffers
Dave Cambria
Jim Mitchell

Grips
J.P. Gabriel
Evans Brown
Jason Bowen
Frans Weterrings
Dave Rudolph
Zack Lazar
Geoff Dann
Stephen Semkiw
Felix Mendez
Patrick Ruth
Lee Ayrton
Peter Boynton
Eric Engler
Phillip Contursi
Andrew Yuncza

Interns
Grace Yang
Sara Keddy
Marianne Tacito
Elon Green

Archive Materials
Chicago Historical Society

America by Air
Archive Films
Art Institute of Chicago
Arthur Dubin Collection
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
Canal and Regional History Collection, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
Canal Society of New York - New York State Museum
Chicago Board of Trade
Chicago Public Library
Cincinnati Historical Society Library
Collection of William Helfand
Colonel Robert R. McCormick Research Center
Conrad Milster
Corbis Bettman
David Phillips Collection
Family Archives of Franz Christian Schwenck
Historic Urban Plans, Inc.
Image Bank
Inland Sea Productions
John E. Allen
Kunzler Meat, Inc.
Library of Congress
MacDonald & Associates
Marshall Field Archive
Michigan State University Museum
Milwaukee Public Museum
Minnesota Historical Society
Missouri Historical Society
Naperville Heritage Society
National Archives
Nebraska Historical Society
New Orleans Public Library
Ralph Frese
Royal Ontario Museum
Sekani
State Archives of Michigan, Michigan History Center
Steeplechase Films
Tony Armour Photography Inc.
Ulster Folk and Transport Museum
Union Pacific Historical Collection
University of Chicago Library
Utah State Historical Society
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research
Wisconsin Historical Society
WTTW - Chicago

Special Thanks to
Larson Forge
Dupage Settlers
Hancock Building
Naper Settlement
Arcadia Publishing
Prints Old & Rare

For American Experience

Post Production
James E. Dunford
Rose M. Compagine
Greg Shea

Series Designer
Alison Kennedy

On-line Editor
Mark Steele

Sound Mix
John Jenkins

Series Theme
Mark Adler

Business Manager
John Van Hagen

Project Administration
Nancy Farrell
Vanessa Ruiz
Helen R. Russell
Rebekah Suggs

Legal
Jay Fialkov
Maureen Jordan

Director, New Media
Maria Daniels

Project Coordinator, New Media
Ravi Jain

Publicity
Daphne B. Noyes
Johanna Baker

Coordinating Producer
Susan Mottau

Series Editor
Sharon Grimberg

Senior Producer
Mark Samels

Executive Producer
Margaret Drain

This program was produced by WGBH Boston,
Which is solely responsible for its content.

© 2003
WGBH Educational Foundation
And Window to the World Communications, Inc.
All Rights Reserved

Part One | Part Two | Part Three

Produced, Written and Directed by
Austin Hoyt

Co-Producer and Co-Director
Patricia Garcia Rios

Edited by
Bill Lattanzi
Jon Neuburger

Camera
Michael Chin
Terry Hopkins

Associate Producers
Franziska Blome
Melissa Martin

Director of Archival Research
Michael Mushlitz

Creative Consultant
Donald L. Miller

Production Assistant
Jonathan Loewald

Music by
Michael Bacon

Narrator
David Ogden Stiers

Archival Researcher
Mindy Spitzer

Production Manager
Sue Chalifoux

Field Audio
Dick Williams
James Heitz
Scott Thompson

Art Director
Katha Seidman

Sound Mix
Richard Bock

Animation Photography
Berle Cherney
Ed Joyce

Graphic Design
Alison Kennedy

Unit Manager
Kathryn Bennett

Location Managers
Katie Green
Kayla McCormick

Animation
Daryl Myers
Bruce Walker

Wardrobe
Ann Brecke

Assistant Camera
Jill Tufts
Gabriel Monts
Jan Burgess
Greg Gannett
John Pingry

Assistant Editors
Rachael Clark
Geoff Birmingham

Additional Archival Research
Julie Ecker
Jamila Wignot

Program Development
Elizabeth Deane
Peter Cook

On-line Editing
Medallion - PFA Film & Video

Narration Record
Digital One

Photo Restoration
Heidi Wormser

Score Preparation
Winfrid Kraus

Pyrotechnic Special Effects
Fourstar Pyrotechnics, John McGrath

Gun Wrangler
Michael DiIeso

Stunt Coordinator
Paul Michael Marini

Stunt Performer
Pete Corby

Gaffers
Dave Cambria
Jim Mitchell

Grips
J.P. Gabriel
Evans Brown
Jason Bowen
Frans Weterrings
Dave Rudolph
Zack Lazar
Geoff Dann
Stephen Semkiw
Felix Mendez
Patrick Ruth
Lee Ayrton
Peter Boynton
Eric Engler
Phillip Contursi
Andrew Yuncza

Additional Music
"Chicago's A Boomtown"
From Fire in Boomtown
Created and Preformed by Amy Lowe and Megan Wells
Courtesy of Jewel-Eye Music BMI

"La Marseillaise"
From Nation Anthems #1
Courtesy of APM

"La Marseillaise"
From Collections of National Anthems
Courtesy of Savoy Jazz/Denon Classics

Interns
Grace Yang
Sara Keddy
Marianne Tacito
Elon Green

Archive Materials
Chicago Historical Society

Alderman Edward M. Burke
American Social History Project, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Archive Films
Art Institute of Chicago
Arthur Dubin Collection
Ben Crane
Berkshire County Historical Society
C.P. Services
Centre Canadien d'Architecture / Canadian Center for Architecture
Chicago Public Library, Municipal Reference Collection
Cincinnati Historical Society Library
Circus World Museum, Baraboo, WI
Conrad Milster
David Phillips Collection
Deutsches Architektur Museum, Frankfurt a.M.
Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin
Ed Swift
Elsa Rassbach
Emmy Lewis
Fitchburg Historical Society
Goal Productions
Harvard University Libraries
Historic Pullman Foundation Archives
Image Bank
John E. Allen
Labadie Collection, University of Michigan
Library of Congress
Lowell Historical Society
MacDonald & Associates
Marshall Field Archive
Masters' Mark, Inc.
National Archives
Newberry Library, Chicago
Sally Sawyer Collection
Schomburg Center, New York Public Library
St. Louis Mercantile Library
Univ. of Kansas Library, Pennell Collection
Wisconsin Historical Society
XIT Museum, Dalhart, Texas

Special Thanks to
Larson Forge
City of New Bedford, MA
City of Springfield, MA
Division Street Russian Bath
Arcadia Publishing
Prints Old & Rare

Bathhouse & Hinky Dink dialogue from
Lords of the Levee, Wendt & Kogan,
Bobbs -Merrill Co., 1943

For American Experience

Post Production
James E. Dunford
Rose M. Compagine
Greg Shea

Series Designer
Alison Kennedy

On-line Editor
Mark Steele

Sound Mix
John Jenkins

Series Theme
Mark Adler

Business Manager
John Van Hagen

Project Administration
Nancy Farrell
Vanessa Ruiz
Helen R. Russell
Rebekah Suggs

Legal
Jay Fialkov
Maureen Jordan

Director, New Media
Maria Daniels

Project Coordinator, New Media
Ravi Jain

Publicity
Daphne B. Noyes
Johanna Baker

Coordinating Producer
Susan Mottau

Series Editor
Sharon Grimberg

Senior Producer
Mark Samels

Executive Producer
Margaret Drain

This program was produced by WGBH Boston,
Which is solely responsible for its content.

© 2003
WGBH Educational Foundation
And Window to the World Communications, Inc.
All Rights Reserved

Part One | Part Two | Part Three

Produced, Written and Directed by
Austin Hoyt

Co-Producer and Co-Director
Patricia Garcia Rios

Edited by
Jon Neuburger

Camera
Michael Chin
Terry Hopkins

Associate Producers
Franziska Blome
Melissa Martin

Director of Archival Research
Michael Mushlitz

Creative Consultant
Donald L. Miller

Production Assistant
Jonathan Loewald

Music by
Michael Bacon

Narrator
David Ogden Stiers

Archival Researcher
Mindy Spitzer

Production Manager
Sue Chalifoux

Field Audio
Dick Williams
James Heitz
Scott Thompson

Art Director
Katha Seidman

Sound Mix
Richard Bock

Animation Photography
Berle Cherney
Ed Joyce

Graphic Design
Alison Kennedy

Unit Manager
Kathryn Bennett

Location Managers
Katie Green
Kayla McCormick

Animation
Daryl Myers
Bruce Walker

Wardrobe
Ann Brecke

Assistant Camera
Jill Tufts
Gabriel Monts
Jan Burgess
Greg Gannett
John Pingry

Assistant Editors
Rachael Clark
Geoff Birmingham

Additional Archival Research
Julie Ecker
Jamila Wignot

Program Development
Elizabeth Deane
Peter Cook

On-line Editing
Medallion - PFA Film & Video

Narration Record
Digital One

Photo Restoration
Heidi Wormser

Score Preparation
Winfrid Kraus

Gun Wrangler
John Garrett

Gaffers
Dave Cambria
Jim Mitchell

Grips
J.P. Gabriel
Evans Brown
Jason Bowen
Frans Weterrings
Dave Rudolph
Zack Lazar
Geoff Dann
Stephen Semkiw
Felix Mendez
Patrick Ruth
Lee Ayrton
Peter Boynton
Eric Engler
Phillip Contursi
Andrew Yuncza

Additional Music
"Kettenbrücke Waltz and Eisele und Beisele Sprünge"
Written by Johann Strauss Sr.
Performed by The Boskovsky Ensemble, Willi Boskovsky, Violin and Director
Courtesy of Omega Record Group, Inc.

"Hallelujah Chorus" by Handel
From Choral Highlights - from J.S. Bach to Verdi

Interns
Grace Yang
Sara Keddy
Marianne Tacito
Elon Green

Archive Materials
Chicago Historical Society

Albert Beveridge, III
American Antiquarian Society
Art Institute of Chicago
Auditorium Building, Chicago
Bill Hinchcliff
Brown Brothers
Burton J. Bledstein
Chicago Public Library
Chicago Sun Times Library
Christopher Reed
Cleveland Public Library
Daniel Bluestone Collection
David Phillips Collection
Dena Epstein Polacheck
Donald Duster
Family Archive of Franz Christian Schwenck
George Eastman House
Gernsheim Collection, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Ctr., University of Texas
Harvard University Libraries
Historic Pullman Foundation Archives
Historical Society of Schuylkill County
Hull House Museum, Chicago
Hulton Archive by Getty Images
Image Bank
IRC - Instructional Resources Corporation
Jane Addams Collection, Swarthmore College Peace Collection
John E. Allen
Larson Family Collection
Lee Jacobs Productions & Rosebush Enterprises
Library of Congress
Museum of London
Museum of the City of New York
NASA
National Archives
Notre Dame University, Indiana
Perry Duis
Polish Museum of America
Third Millenium Films, Inc
University Library, University of Illinois at Chicago, Hull House Association Records
University Library, University of Illinois at Chicago, Italian American Collection
University Library, University of Illinois at Chicago, Jane Addams Memorial Collection
University of Chicago Library
University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
WTTW - Chicago

Special Thanks to
Larson Forge
Commonwealth Vintage Dancers
Division Street Russian Bath
Eighth Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company A
St. Gabriel Church
St. Hyacinth Church
Arcadia Publishing
Prints Old & Rare

Bathhouse & Hinky Dink dialogue from
Lords of the Levee, Wendt & Kogan,
Bobbs -Merrill Co., 1943

For American Experience

Post Production
James E. Dunford
Rose M. Compagine
Greg Shea

Series Designer
Alison Kennedy

On-line Editor
Mark Steele

Sound Mix
John Jenkins

Series Theme
Mark Adler

Business Manager
John Van Hagen

Project Administration
Nancy Farrell
Vanessa Ruiz
Helen R. Russell
Rebekah Suggs

Legal
Jay Fialkov
Maureen Jordan

Director, New Media
Maria Daniels

Project Coordinator, New Media
Ravi Jain

Publicity
Daphne B. Noyes
Johanna Baker

Coordinating Producer
Susan Mottau

Series Editor
Sharon Grimberg

Senior Producer
Mark Samels

Executive Producer
Margaret Drain

This program was produced by WGBH Boston,
Which is solely responsible for its content.

© 2003
WGBH Educational Foundation
And Window to the World Communications, Inc.
All Rights Reserved



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