The Monadnock, a 17 story skyscraper built at what was then the edge of town, is named after a Native American word describing a hill that rises suddenly from its surrounding terrain.
December 14 at 7:51 PM
Rogers Avenue, in Rogers Park, is the boundary of the 1816 Treaty of St Louis, under which native Americans were pushed even farther from Chicago.
December 12 at 8:54 PM
Most of Chicago's diagonal roads were well established Native American trails before settlers arrived
November 29 at 1:57 PM
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