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By Douglas Deuchler

Ten miles west of Chicago at the west financial institution of the Des Plaines River sits Maywood, a village that was once based in 1869 by means of seven New England businessmen who proven the Maywood Land corporation. This prairie neighborhood, conscientiously laid out alongside the railroad, skilled a inhabitants growth after the good Chicago hearth of 1871. quickly arrived, by way of numerous ethnic teams. Maywood was once one of many few early suburban groups with an African-American neighborhood.

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