The Calumet Region

an American place by Gary Cialdella

Publisher: University of Illinois Press in Urbana

Written in English
Published: Downloads: 103
Share This

Subjects:

  • Landscape -- Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) -- Pictorial works,
  • Historic buildings -- Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) -- Pictorial works,
  • Landscape photography -- Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.),
  • Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) -- Pictorial works,
  • Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works,
  • Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) -- History, Local -- Pictorial works

Edition Notes

Statementphotographs by Gary Cialdella ; edited by Gregg Hertzlieb.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsHertzlieb, Gregg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF547.C7 C53 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22514096M
ISBN 109780252034565
LC Control Number2008037942
OCLC/WorldCa246198076

THE CALUMET REGION: AN AMERICAN PLACE PURCHASE A BOOK: ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHER: PHOTO GALLERY Available for purchase at the Valpo ArtsMedia store, Valparaiso University Bookstore, and book sellers internationally. Hammond, Ind.: Regional Studies Institute, Purdue University Calumet, © Edition/Format: Print book: State or province government publication: English: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) -- Bibliography. United States -- Calumet Region. More like this: Similar Items.   "In my small way, I'm leaving a documentation of what's gone on for the last years in the Calumet Region." Future plans for Ogorek include completing a book . Susan shares that, "Hospice of the Calumet Area's focus wasn't just medical, but emotional too." Alicia talks about how, "Hospice of the Calumet Area improved the quality of my father's last months" Joann, a nurse at Hospice of the Calumet Area, tells how, "We help patients do all that they're able.".

  Thus, the reader is introduced to places in the Calumet Region and their historical development. Intermixed with history is a geological history of the region that, in part, defined the area's frontier development. The book reminded much of a historical gazetteer, where one learns about why a village popped up where it did and how it developed/5(4). As a result of the mills constructed by companies such as U.S. Steel and Inland Steel, grid-like cities on the shoreline of Lake Michigan grew into prosperous steel towns, drawing workers from all over the country and beyond. The Calumet region became one of the most heavily populated and ethnically diverse regions in the nation.   The Calumet Region is defined by the areas surrounding the Grand Calumet and Little Calumet rivers, he said, which are connected to Calumet River just over the border in Illinois. The Calumet Collaborative catalyzes innovative partnerships between Illinois and Indiana community, government, business and nonprofit stakeholders to advance a thriving Calumet region. Spanning southeast Chicago, south Cook County and northwest Indiana, the bi-state Calumet region boasts proud and diverse communities, important natural.

Calumet Region Photo Club. likes 2 talking about this. We are a club for people interested in all aspects of photography. We meet in Munster, IN. Steel Shavings, vol Age of Anxiety: Daily Life in the Calumet Region During the Postwar Years, Lane, James B.,ed. Published by Indiana Univ Northwest ().

The Calumet Region by Gary Cialdella Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Calumet Region: An American Place presents a series of black and white images by an insightful observer of Northwest Indiana's industrial/residential landscape. A professional architectural photographer, established fine artist, educator, and historian, Gary Cialdella found himself drawn to the region of his youth for a photographic exploration that has lasted more than twenty years and /5(6).

out of 5 stars What a Great Historical Account of Indiana's Calumet Region. Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. What a great, informative book on the history of the Calumet Region of Indiana. The historical information is easy to read, and the lives of those who went before us are brought to life.5/5(2).

The Calumet Region: An American Place presents a series of black and white images by an insightful observer of Northwest Indiana's industrial/residential landscape.

A professional architectural photographer, established fine artist, educator, and historian, Gary Cialdella found himself drawn to the region of his youth for a photographic exploration that has lasted more than twenty years and Pages: What a great, informative book on the history of the Calumet Region of Indiana.

The historical information is easy to read, and the lives of those who went before us are brought to life. This book makes a great gift. It totally needs to be republished for future generations.5/5(2). Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) - pages. 0 Reviews.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now.

No thanks. Try the new Google Books. Buy eBook - $ The Calumet region historical guide The Calumet Region Historical Guide: Containing the Early History of the. The Dutch in the Calumet Region (Images of America) - Kindle edition by Bult, Ken.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Dutch in the Calumet Region (Images of America)/5(7).

The first Dutch immigration to the Calumet Region took place in the second half of the 19th century. The area settled by the Dutch spans roughly from what today is part of Chicago's Southside to the western border of Griffith, Indiana, and includes the communities of Roseland, South Holland, Lansing, Munster, and Highland/5(7).

The first Dutch immigration to the Calumet Region took place in the second half of the 19th century. The area settled by the Dutch spans roughly from what today is part of Chicago's Southside to the western border of Griffith, Indiana, and includes the communities of Roseland, South Holland, Lansing, Munster, and Highland.

Once in the region, the Dutch carved communities out of the. The book ‘Space Pirates’ has nothing to do with the Calumet Region,but you may want to read it as I don’t think there are too many science fiction writers in the area, not hat I know any.

You can go on the Lulu site and pick it up and eventually it should be on My nest book will have a Region. The Calumet region by Powell A. Moore,Indiana Historical Bureau edition, in EnglishPages: Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Indiana. Calumet Region (Ill. and Ind.) United States -- Calumet Region. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. The first Dutch immigration to the Calumet Region took place in the second half of the 19th century.

The area settled by the Dutch spans roughly from what today is part of Chicago's Southside to the western border of Griffith, Indiana, and includes the communities. The Calumet Region An American Place Awards and Recognition: Received second place in the American Association of Museums Publications Design Competition for books prepared by museums with budgets of less than $, A lasting tribute to a storied, steel-girded region where neighborhood, industry, and open space co-mingle.

The Calumet Region: Indiana's Last Frontier by Moore, Powell A Edition: 1st Book condition: Top rear corner litely bumped else a VG to VG+ tight copy. Calumet Regional Archives preserves Region's heritage Updated Mar 5, GARY — Ron Cohen and Jim Lane joined the Indiana University Northwest history faculty in the calumet region For decades the Calumet region has loomed large within the Chicago conservation community as an area with tremendous potential for ecological restoration.

On-the-ground work was stuck on the drawing board until recently but is now taking off, with the Wetlands Initiative playing a. Author Federal Writers' Project.

Indiana. Title The Calumet region historical guide; containing the early history of the region as well as the contemporary scene within the cities of Gary, Hammond, East Chicago (including Indiana Harbor), and Whiting, compiled by the workers of the Writers' program of the Work projects administration in the state of Indiana; sponsored by the Board of education.

Northwest Indiana, nicknamed "The Region" after the Calumet Region, comprises Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Newton and Jasper counties in region neighbors Lake Michigan and is part of the Chicago metropolitan ing to the Census, Northwest Indiana has a population ofand is the state's second largest urban area after the Indianapolis Metropolitan t city Other cities: Hammond, - Gary, - Portage.

He also mentions Region food fans' love for lemon rice soup. Nearby Illinois attractions such as the Thornton Quarry and seafood locale Calumet Fisheries on. The Calumet Shoreline (cs on the map) formed ab years ago when a glacial advance again blocked the Straits of Mackinac and the lake level rose to feet above sea level.

In Lake County the Calumet Shoreline formed several miles north of the Glenwood. In Porter and LaPorte Counties it developed quite close to the older Glenwood.

The first Dutch immigration to the Calumet Region took place in the second half of the 19th century. The area settled by the Dutch spans roughly from what today is part of Chicago's Southside to the western border of Griffith, Indiana, and includes the communities of Roseland, South Holland, Pages: Calumet Region History.

99 likes. Educating the past and present of the Calumet Region (IL and IN). The Fascinating History of the Calumet Region Discover the fascinating history of the people, events, and landscapes that shaped the Calumet Region of Illinois and Indiana.

The Center of Known History is the online home of Cynthia Ogorek, an author, speaker, and public historian based in Calumet City. Ogorek has written three major books on. Tag Archives: Calumet Region Indiana Historic Newspaper Digitization According to Steve Shukis’s well-researched book Poisoned, the detective would sometimes use shock tactics to surprise suspects into confessing.

He took emma into the. Mexican Labor in the United States: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Chicago and the Calumet region. Migration statistics, II-IV Volume 2 of American immigration collection Volume 2 of Mexican Labor in the United States, Paul Schuster Taylor, ISBNUniversity of California publications in economics, California University: Author.

The Calumet Region Among the residential and industrial corridors of the Calumet, nature thrives. Share. Driving along the Indiana Skyway towards Chicago, the impression you take away might be the smoke stacks and steel mills that border the Lake Michigan shoreline.

But nestled amongst this industrial infrastructure, you’ll also find globally. - Explore Gloria's board "The Calumet Region." on Pinterest. See more ideas about calumet, hammond indiana, indiana pins.

Product Information. The first Dutch immigration to the Calumet Region took place in the second half of the 19th century.

The area settled by the Dutch spans roughly from what today is part of Chicago's Southside to the western border of Griffith, Indiana, and includes the communities of Roseland, South Holland, Lansing, Munster, and Highland.

The Calumet Collaborative is a bi-state organization focused on transformative sustainable development in the Calumet region.

An evolution of Millennium Reserve, this partnership focuses on strengthening partnerships across the Illinois–Indiana border. The Calumet region offers opportunities for everyone to take in all the area has to offer. The Dutch in the Calumet Region.

likes 1 talking about this. Buy this book here or contact me and I can send you a signed copy.About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www. Download A Standard History of Lake County, Indiana, and the Calumet Region, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint) pdf booksforgottenbooks.

com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art.Page 50 - Houghton This dredge was purchased by the Calumet and Hecla Mining Company in for use in their Lake Linden Reclamation Plant (see other entry), built in to recover the tailings from their Lake Linden stamping plants, accumulated since Init dredged kB million tons of waste sands, which resulted in the recovery of million pounds of copper.