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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Shirley Baugher  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


-- Shirley Baugher on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Known as the Mayor of Old Town, Shirley Baugher lives and writes about the Old Town Neighborhood of Chicago. She is also a blogger on Chicago Now.

Biographical and Professional Information

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Titles At Your Library

Our Old Town: The history of a neighborhood
ISBN: 0967229618

Old Town Triangle Association. 2001

Book by Baugher, Shirley

Taste of Our Old Town
ISBN: 0967229634

Old Town Triangle. 2007

A Taste of Our Old Town celebrates the art and artistry of Old Town through the years. Included are the late, great artists Ivan Albright, Francis Chapin, Jasper San Fratello, and Edgar Miller, as well as contemporary notables Norman Baugher, Inara Carroll, Phil and Carol Renaud, Kay Smith, Norman Zimmerman, and little Isabel Weiss. Readers will also be captivated by the seasonal creations of Old Town kitchen artists. This is a book that appeals to the senses and leaves the reader feeling satisfied both in body and spirit.

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