Series real.est - Real Estate properties

Identity area

Reference code

US IlHpHS real.est


Real Estate properties


  • 1886-2002 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

3 Linear feet : 3 boxes

Context area

Archival history

This artificial collection appears to be an amalgamation of items, files and small collections donated to the Highland Park Historical Society

Several of the photos that are part of this series are also part of or related to other collections. The accessions records are linked to the resource. Please consult the archivist for provenance or accession information that may be available.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Please see accession log for available information.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The content of this series includes photos and postcards of real estate properties as well as files about residences and architects in Highland Park, Illinois. This series was put together by the Highland Park Historical Society from diverse sources. There is a written description included with each property. The dates of these properties range approximately from the mid 1930s until the mid 1970s. The properties are arranged alphabetically by street name and then in number order.

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Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

None known.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

The contents of the series seems to be in fairly good condition.

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Archivist's note

Processed by Eve Mangurten, 2012.

Accession area

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Physical storage

  • Box: 1-3