Collection high.sce - Highland Park scenes

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US IlHpHS high.sce

Title

Highland Park scenes

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  • ca. 1967-1974 (Creation)

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3.0 Boxes : ca. 350 images

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Name of creator

(March 1, 1929- November 6, 2011)

Biographical history

Henry X. Arenberg was an engaged member of the Highland Park, Illinois community. Arenberg was born in Highland Park in 1929. He was involved in many programs and activities though out his life. One of his defining activities was that of photography. He avidly photographed Highland Park, its residents, its events, and its historic landscapes and buildings. He also authored several books documenting Highland Park. One of the founding members of the Highland Park Historical Society, he served as president and board member for many years.
His personal life included his wife Joan, and two daughters, Nancy and Polly.

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Scope and content

This collection is comprised of photographic slides taken in Highland Park and the surrounding area from February 1959 through November 1981. The images document: holiday related town events such as the 4th of July parade, main avenues of transportation, and significant landmarks such as the Stupey Cabin, the Elisha Grey House, local schools and the Highland Park Historical Society.

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  • English

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Archivist's note

Processed by Patrick Cerny.

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Physical storage

  • Box: 1-3