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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Author N. Selig presents "Lost Airports of Chicago" @ Summit

07:00 PM - 08:30 PM

The Summit of Uptown
10 N. Touhy
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

(847) 696-1973


The Park Ridge Historical Society and the Summit of Uptown present a free program by author Nicholas Selig, on his book, "Lost Airports of Chicago: Airfields and Airstrips Near the Des Plaines River".

The Park Ridge Historical Society  and the  Summit of Uptown present a free program by author Nicholas Selig, on his book, "Lost Airports of Chicago: Airfields and Airstrips Near the Des Plaines River".

The Park Ridge Historical Society welcomes Nicholas Selig, author of the 2013 book, "Lost Airports of Chicago: Airfields and Airstrips Near the Des Plaines River", as he presents a speaking program on at the Summit of Uptown.
 
Mr. Selig was involved with flying as a teenage Civil Air Patrol cadet, army and civilian aviation mechanic, charter, freight and corporate pilot, and airline maintenance technician. Based on his travels as a weekend flyer, he wrote his book to give recognition to the many long-forgotten small airports in the Chicago area which played a role in our nation’s aviation history.
 
Parking is available at municipal lots to the east (underground) and south (surface parking near Library) of the Summit.
 
No charge for admission. 
 
Park Ridge Historical Society website http://www.pennyville.org/
 
 
 
LOCATION:
The Summit of Uptown
10 N. Touhy
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 825-1161

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Other information:
Park Ridge Historical Society
721 North Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
(847) 696-1973
 

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