Discuss demographics 77% of homes are rented Between 1990 and 2000 census, # of bachelor level residents increased by over 4000 and profess or grad grew by 2,000
Uptown: constantly controversial, Urban decay, friends of the uptown= sense of community, architecture Riv: Constantly decreasing use, shows roughly 1 month. “The Breakup” Aragon: Sinatra’s big break
Opened in 1907 as Pop Morse's Roadhouse, the "Mill" was a stopping place for mourners to celebrate the passing of a friend before proceeding to St. Boniface's Cemetery. As the twenties roared, The Green Mill became mobster territory when Al Capone's henchman, "Machinegun" Jack McGurn, gained a 25% ownership of the club. Business began to slip in the mid-seventies, and in 1986, present owner Dave Jemilo bought The Green Mill and restored it to its prohibition-era, speakeasy décor. Annoyance: Impove theatre Crew: Gay sports bar + wild pug + fat cat + marigold indian.
SSE-English, Parenting, immigratin, abuse, financial, daycare for elderly, meals, preschool daycare, summer school AHS- Mental health counseling, employment services, family health center, charter school, legal clinic CMA- Community members who had adapted to American life counseled individuals struggling with culture shock, helped families find housing, referred job seekers to employment opportunities, and translated for those who had not yet acquired new language skills. These community-minded individuals joined together to start a social service agency. In 1981, CMAA formalized its activities with government funding and was established as a non-profit organization.
Essanay: August 1907. Produced silent films 1914 hired charlie chaplin. Architecture: Slowing being restored as new businesses move in (I.e. border’s) 1960s and 70s: Large influx of lower income families. 1960-1980 13 housing projects built. 1960= 25% of neighborhood lost to fires
St augustine: founded 1980, 1st bilingual inst of higher education to serve hispanic community
Katy Hite - Community Cultural Analysis
Community Cultural Analysis of Uptown/Andersonville Katy A. Hite
Andersonville Chicago Chamber Choir Chicago Tap Theatre Joel Hall Dancers & Center
Andersonville The Neo-Futurarium Women and Children First Las Manos estudiotres
Andersonville Chicago Filmmakers Reeling: International Gay & Lesbian International Film Festival Swedish American Museum Children’s Museum of Immigration Edgewater Historical Society
Andersonville Schools Amundsen High School - 5110 N. Damen Families Together Nursery School - 1500 W. Elmdale Lake Shore Schools - 5611 N. Clark Northside Catholic Academy, Primary School Campus - 6216 N. Glenwood Northside Catholic Academy, Middle School Campus - 5525 N. Magnolia Northside YWCA Child Development Center - 5244 N. Lakewood Passages Charter School - 1643 W. Bryn Mawr Peirce School - 1423 W. Bryn Mawr Senn High School - 5900 N. Glenwood St. Gregory the Great High School - 1677 W. Bryn Mawr Trumbull Elementary School - 5200 N. Ashland, (773) 534-2430
Uptown/Andersonville Religious Associations Augdas Achim North Shore - 5029 N. Kenmore, (773) 561-0435 Cambodian Buddhist Temple - Ebenezer Lutheran Church - 1650 W. Foster, (773) 561-8496 Edgewater Baptist Church - 1401 W. Hollywood, (773) 784-3040 First Free Evangelical Church - 5255 N. Ashland, (773) 561-4175 Good Shepard Church, MCC - 1700 W. Farragut, (773) 275-7776 Iglesia del Pacto - 5610 N. Glenwood, (773) 878-1125 Ismaili Center of Chicago - 6259 N. Broadway, (773) 262-1616 North Sheridan Hebrew Congregation - 6301 N. Sheridan, (773) 262-0330 North Shore Baptist Church - 5244 N. Lakewood, (773) 728-4200 Masses in Spanish, Japanese and English Philadelphia Church - 5445 N. Clark, (773) 728-5106 St. Andrews Greek Orthodox Church - 5649 N. Sheridan, (773) 334-4515 St. Anthony of Padua/Holy Cross Friary - 1636 W. Rascher, (773) 769-0324 St. Gregorys Roman Catholic Church - 1634 W. Gregory, (773) 561-3546 St. Itas Church - 1220 W. Catalpa, (773) 561-5343 Summerdale Church - 1700 W. Farragut, (773) 561-5755 Unity Lutheran Church - 5409 N. Magnolia, (773) 878-4747
Uptown/Andersonville CCA: Thanks and Credits Uptown Chamber of Commerce Uptown Chicago Commission Uptown Business Partners South East Asian Center Andersonville Chamber of Commerce US Census Beaureau Mark Kaplan ~ Branch Manager, Bezazian Library Images from ~ Flickr, Uptown Business Partners, Andersonville Chamber, Organization Web sites, and personal collection.