Slideshow: An Hour on Bryn Mawr Avenue

While parts of Chicago are continuously undergoing new developments, some places still manage to hold onto their historic qualities. One area in particular is the Historic Bryn Mawr District, which lies in the southernmost region of the Edgewater area.

By Sadie Lipe 

Click on any photo below to learn more about one of Edgewater’s most historic blocks. Like many areas on Chicago’s north side, the 1000 block of West Bryn Mawr is a commercial hub, cultural melting pot and architecturally significant. But the block is also plagued by urban problems like crime and homelessness.



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