PULL­MAN HIS­TORIC DIS­TRICT—

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This one-time com­pany town on Chicago’s far South­west Side is made up of neat rows of houses and build­ings built in the late 1800s. Ge­orge Pull­man, in­ven­tor of the Pull­man rail­way sleep­ing car, laid the foun­da­tion for a model in­dus­trial town where his em­ploy­ees could live. To­day, guided group tours of­fer a glimpse of the His­toric Pull­man Foun­da­tion Vis­i­tors Cen­ter, the Green­stone Church and the fa­mous Ho­tel Florence, which is cur­rently un­der ren­o­va­tion. www. pull­manil.org. 773.785.8901.

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