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Chicago City Council Proceedings Files, 1833–1871 — Thesaurus

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Up to six subject terms have been assigned to each of the proceedings files. These subject terms include names of persons, businesses, churches and other organizations, street and place names and various topics related to the files (e.g., jails, icehouses, and taxes). There are 8781 distinct subject terms. This thesaurus contains a list of all subject terms assigned.

The Chicago City Council Proceedings Files can be searched by subject using the terms found in this thesaurus. A search may be conducted using a single subject term or a combination of two subject terms using the AND or OR operators.