The City in a Garden: A History of Chicago Parks
Inaugural Tishler Lecture, hosted by the Department of Planning & Landscape Architecture
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Julia Bachrach alumna of UW-Madison's Landscape Architecture program, served nearly three decades as the preservation planning supervisor for the Chicago Parks District. Her talk will share highlights of the history of Chicago parks, drawing from her book, The City in a Garden: a History of Chicago Parks, now in its second edition. This event is made possible through funding from the William and Betsy Tishler Endowment and the Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture.