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A Map Of Chicago’s Gangland, 1931

A very entertaining map of Chicago’s underworld from Capone’s time. The full title says: “A Map of Chicago’s gangland from authentic sources: designed to inculcate the most important principles of piety and virtue in young persons, and graphically portray the evils and sin of large cities.” (click to enlarge)

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Via University Of Illinois Library



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