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Skokie and Niles Center Telephone Directories, 1924-1953

Telephone Exchange History.pdf

Only nine years after its invention, the first telephone was installed in Niles Center (Skokie) in 1886, probably in the home of Henry Harms, in the…

Attempted Nazi March in Skokie, 1977 and 1978, Digital Collection


During the late 1970s, a small group of neo-Nazis based in Chicago attempted to hold a rally in the Village of Skokie, Illinois, a community that was…