Annexations to the City of Chicago
                                          In 1889
                                    Cook County, Illinois


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Contributor: 	Susan Tortorelli, 1996.

The following were annexed in 1889: 
  a part of the Town of Cicero, 
  the Town of Jefferson, 
  the Town of Lake, 
  the City of Lake View, and
  the Village of Hyde Park. 

The following are the towns and villages which made up these areas:

Neighborhood (Parent)                                          Annexed Body
==========================================                     ========================
Albany Park                                                    Jefferson
Andersonville (Uptown)                                         Lake View
Archer Heights                                                 Lake/Cicero
Argyle Park ( Uptown)                                          Lake View
Ashburn (changed from Clarksdale, 1893)                        Lake
Austin                                                         Cicero
Avalon (Highland/Chatham)                                      Hyde Park/Lake
Avalon Park (Burnside/Calumet Heights)                         Hyde Park
Back of the Yards                                              Lake
Belmont Central (Jefferson Park)                               Jefferson
Belmont Cragin (Jefferson Park)                                Jefferson
Belmont Heights                                                Jefferson
Belmont Terrace                                                Jefferson
Beverly View (Ashburn)                                         Lake
Bowmanville                                                    Lake View
Brighton Park                                                  Lake
Bryn Mawr (South Shore)                                        Hyde Park
Buck Town (Lincoln Square)                                     Lake View
Budlong Woods (Lincoln Square)                                 Lake View
Burnside                                                       Hyde Park
Bush (South Chicago)                                           Hyde Park
Calumet Heights                                                Hyde Park
Canaryville (Fuller Park)                                      Lake
Canfield                                                       Jefferson
Chicago Junction (Englewood)                                   Lake
Chicago Lawn                                                   Lake
Chatham                                                        Hyde Park/Lake
Chrysler Village                                               Lake
Clark                                                          Jefferson
Clarkdale (see Ashburn)                                        Lake
Clearing                                                       Lake
Colehour                                                       Hyde Park
Cottage Grove Heights (Pullman)                                Hyde Park
Crawford (Lawndale)                                            last 1/3
Crestline (Ashburn)                                            Lake
Dauphin Park (Chatham)                                         Hyde Park/Lake
Donegan Station (Englewood)                                    Lake
Drexel Estate/Drexel Park (West Englewood)                     Lake
Dunning                                                        Jefferson
Dutchman's Point (Edison Park)                                 Jefferson
East Side                                                      Hyde Park
Eden Green (Riverdale)                                         Hyde Park
Edgebrook (Forest Glen)                                        Jefferson
Edgewater (Edgewater Glen)                                     Lake View
Edison Park (Dutchman's Point)                                 Jefferson
Electric Suburb (Edison Park)                                  Jefferson
Elsdon (Gage Park)                                             Lake
Englewood                                                      Lake
Englewood on the Hill (West Englewood)                         Lake
Epic (Edgewater)                                               Lake View
Ford City Villiage (West Lawn)                                 Lake
Forest Glen                                                    Jefferson
Forestville                                                    Hyde Park
Forrestville (Grand Boulevard)                                 Hyde Park
Fuller Park                                                    Lake
Gage Park (Elsdon)                                             Lake
Gano (West Pullman)                                            Hyde Park
Garfield Ridge (a small strip of it)                           Lake
Garyland                                                       Jefferson
Gladstone Park                                                 Jefferson
Golden Gate                                                    Hyde Park
Grand Boulevard                                                Hyde Park
Greater Grand Crossing                                         Lake
Hamilton Park (Englewood)                                      Lake
Hegewisch                                                      Hyde Park
Hermosa                                                        Jefferson
Hollywood Park                                                 Jefferson
Hope (Roseland)                                                Lake/Hyde Park
Humbolt Park                                                   Jefferson
Hyde Park                                                      Hyde Park
Irondale (South Deering)                                       Hyde Park
Irving Park                                                    Jefferson
Irving Woods (Dunning)                                         Jefferson
Irvington (Irving Park)                                        Jefferson
Jefferson Park                                                 Jefferson
The Junction (Englewood)                                       Lake
Junction Grove (Englewood)                                     Lake
Kelvyn Grove (Hermosa)                                         Jefferson
Kensington (Pullman)                                           Hyde Park (and 1928)
Kenwood-                                                       Hyde Park
Kilbourn Park (Irving Park)                                    Jefferson
Lakewood-Balmoral (Edgewater)                                  Lake View
LakeView                                                       Lake View
Lincoln Park                                                   Lake View
Lincoln Square                                                 Lake View
Lithuanian Plaza (Chicago Lawn)                                Lake
Longwood (Beverly)                                             Lake
Marquette Park                                                 Lake
Marynook                                                       Hyde Park/Lake
Mayfair (Irving Park)                                          Jefferson
Millgate                                                       Hyde Park
Monroe-                                                        Jefferson
Monclare                                                       Jefferson
Montrose                                                       Jefferson
New City                                                       Lake
North Center                                                   Lake View/Jefferson
North Park (North Mayfair)                                     Jefferson
Oakland (Cleaverville)                                         Hyde Park
Oakwood Hall (Oakland)                                         Hyde Park
Old Town Triangle                                              Lake View
Old Wicker Park                                                Jefferson
Pacific Junction                                               Jefferson
Parkside (South Shore)                                         Hyde Park
Parkview (Ashburn)                                             Lake
Park West                                                      Lake View
Pennytown (Avalon Park/Burnside)                               Hyde Park
Portage Park                                                   Jefferson (rest in 1924)
Princeton Park (Roseland)                                      Lake/Hyde Park
Pulaski Park                                                   Jefferson
Pullman                                                        Hyde Park
Ranch Triangle                                                 Lake View
Ravenswood (Ravenswood Gardens)                                Lake View
Ravenswood Manor                                               Jefferson
Ridgelawn-                                                     Jefferson
Riverdale                                                      Hyde Park
Roe's Hill                                                     Lake View
Rosehill (Roe's Hill)                                          Lake View
Roseland-                                                      Lake/Hyde Park
Roseneath-                                                     Jefferson
Sayre                                                          Jefferson
Sauganash                                                      Jefferson
Schorsch Village (Dunning)                                     Jefferson
Six Corners                                                    Jefferson (rest in 1924)
Sleepy Hollow (Garfield Ridge (small area))                    Lake
South Chicago (South Works)                                    Hyde Park
South Deering (Irondale)                                       Hyde Park
South Lynn                                                     Lake
South Park                                                     Hyde Park
South Shore                                                    Hyde Park
South Works                                                    Hyde Park
Stickney (Clearing)                                            Lake
Stoney Island Park                                             Hyde Park
Summerdale                                                     Lake View
Union Stock Yards                                              Lake
Uptown                                                         Lake View
Villa (The)                                                    Jefferson
Washington Park                                                Hyde Park
West Chesterfield                                              Lake/Hyde Park
West Elsdon                                                    Lake
West Englewood-                                                Lake
West Garfield Park (Central Park)                              Lake
Wildwood                                                       Jefferson
Winnemac                                                       Lake View
Woodlawn                                                       Hyde Park

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