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Meeting History: A Garfield Park Citizen Archive @ Chicago Public Library’s Legler Regional Library

Meeting History: A Garfield Park Citizen Archive
through Nov. 15, 2021

“Meeting History: A Garfield Park Citizen Archive” is a community-based visual storytelling and archival project that seeks to explore and bring awareness to existing legacies of Black residents from Chicago’s West Side. This collaborative project (by CatchLight Local Fellow Samantha Cabrera Friend with Black residents from Chicago’s West Side) offers a visual history of Garfield Park that centers historical Black joy, ownership, legacy and preservation through the use of citizen archives.

Chicago Public Library’s Legler Regional Library
115 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL 60624


Also published on Medium.


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