Individual Author Record
Name: Cynthia L. OgorekPen Name: None Genre: History Audience: Adult; Born: in Hammond, IN
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Illinois ConnectionI was born and raised in the Calumet Region and for most of my life have been a resident of Calumet City, Illinois. I have also lived in River Forest where I attended Dominican University and the Hegewisch, Hyde Park and Edgewater neighborhoods of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationI am a public historian, author and speaker. My company is called ''The Public Historian''.
AwardsSuperior Achievement, Illinois State Historical Society, 2009, The Lincoln Highway Around Chicago Mate E. Palmer Communications Prize, Nonfiction Book
Speaking EngagementsSpeaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Please see my website [http://www.centerofknownhistory.com www.centerofknownhistory.com] for a complete list of the programs that I offer to historical societies, church groups, women's clubs and any other organizations that would enjoy a program based on a historical event or person.
Selected Titles At Your Library
Along the Calumet River /
ISBN: 0738533440. OCLC Number: 57204251 Arcadia,. .
The Lincoln Highway around Chicago
ISBN: 9780738551975. OCLC Number: 214335651 Arcadia Pub.,. . Once known as the Main Street of America, The Lincoln Highway through western Indiana and eastern Illinois became the first urban bypass on the first hard-surfaced transcontinental highway in the nation. Some 200 vintage photographs visit sites that early-day tourists saw, and documents the people who made the highway what is was.