Image from page 112 of “Chicago, a history and forecast” (1921)
Image by Internet Archive Book Images
Title: Chicago, a history and forecast
Year: 1921 (1920s)
Authors: Harper, William Hudson, 1857- ed Chicago Association of Commerce and Industry Quaife, Milo Milton, 1880-1959 McIlvaine, Mabel
Subjects: Chicago (Ill.) — Description and travel Chicago (Ill.) — History
Publisher: [Chicago] The Chicago association of commerce
Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book.
Text Appearing Before Image:
c 3 o J3 >. J=! ^ aj r^ • H t S I*- a o o r: Is 0) :: ™ en C fc- O 4-> o y o i| a oT 3 >, -^ ^ J= rt^ CJ « o :, iH s — CTi oo ^ i£ »—» oj •^ o S5 o ^ K C/i_; *z^ ui <-i— i—t o O &.S £ ?► > t- ^:^ _o o J3 aJ CJ ^ rt S o Pi ^_, CO <u 108 with its achievements in Chicago, but with its vast deedsfor civilization throughout the world. The great educational plan of Archbishop Mundelein,which is definitely and rapidly unfolding, centers aboutthe University of St. Mary of the Lake, the seat of whichis being erected on a 1,000-acre tract on the shore ofSt. Mary Lake at Area, near Libertyville, about fortymiles from the heart of the Loop. On this site thedivinity school, including the colleges of philosophy andtheology, are to stand, with the administration building,chapel, dormitories, power houses, library, recreationhalls with terraced lawns, roads and bridges, to cost
Text Appearing After Image:
Dormitory units at St. Mary of the Lake Theological Seminaiy. Permission of Joe W. McCarthy, architect. some ,000,000 now under construction, the school ofphilosophy being ready for occupancy. The university departments of De Paul and Loyola,already well established, and of the new college forwomen—Rosary college—under construction in RiverForest, are to be a part of the great university, eachfunctioning as a separate unit, but with the degree-con-ferring power centering in the University of St. Maryof the Lake. The Quigley Memorial seminary on the near NorthSide is the preparatory school for the divinity school.The present large number of high schools for girls andfor boys, scattered about the city, is being added to anduniformly graded so as to be preparatory schools forthe other colleges of the university. Practically everyparish has its parochial school, from which the pupilsare graduated into the high schools, the completed sys- 109 tern taking *he child from the primary g
Note About Images
Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability – coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.