Collection provided by: Chicago Ridge Public Library
Chicago Ridge Public Library’s Online History Collection contains images and texts related to the people and places unique to the history of the village of Chicago Ridge, Illinois. The collection includes photographs, pamphlets, newsletters, brochures, scrapbook pages, interviews, narratives, artwork, and clippings from the Chicago Ridge Citizen Newspaper, as well as anniversary editions of The Reporter Newspaper. The materials digitized are either owned by the library or digitized with the permission of the owner. Chicago Ridge Public Library’s mission includes collecting, preserving, and providing access to the history of the village and its residents.
Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act .